Eric Walter Francis Hill TD
The Guild of Master Cleaners, as it was formerly known, was founded on 22 October 1972 and became a livery company on 22 October 1986. There were 44 founder members.
At the annual Installation Banquet and the Ladies Banquet, a toast is given by the most senior Past Master present to the memory of the Founder, using the words “The Founder – Eric Walter Francis Hill”. Eric Hill was also the founder the British Institute of Cleaning Science. He died on Tuesday 11 September 1990.
Gordon Davies#* (First Master of the Guild)
Donald Pearse* (1st First Senior Warden of the Guild)
David Williams#* (1st Junior Warden of the Guild)
Dr Brian Smith*
Theo van der Pasch#
Lt. Col. Ian Little*#
*Past Masters #Deceased