The Worshipful Company of Plumbers aims to support and make a difference within the ancient industry of plumbing. We assist and support charities and trainees, partner our industry through affiliations, and work closely with the Lord Mayor and the City of London.

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Company News

Banquet Speaker announced: Mark Vessey MA DPhil

The Master is pleased to announce that Mark Vessey will be our main Speaker at our Annual Banquet on Monday, 8th April 2024.

Mark is a great-great-grandson of a Master of the Sheffield Cutlers’ Company, who grew up in a corner of Derbyshire full of lead workings. He has known the Master since their school days.

Featured Event

Visit to Museum of the Home

On Tuesday, 19th March 2024, step back in time with Master David Adams, and his Mistress Kathy, who are delighted to invite you to join them for a visit to the award‐winning, richly atmospheric Museum of the Home, housed in a set of 18th century almshouses in London’s East End, and surrounded by gardens, followed by a 7-course mezze lunch.

Recent events

Plumbers’ sell-out appearance at the Royal Albert Hall

On 5th of February 2024, Liverymen and their guests embarked on a journey at one of London’s most esteemed landmarks, the Royal Albert Hall (RAH). Hosted by the Master, this excursion promised a blend of cultural interest, culinary delights, and exclusive behind-the-scenes access.

Company History

The Company and the Municipal Corporation Commission

In what shape was the Plumbers’ Company almost 200 years ago? The answers given, on behalf of the Company, to the Municipal Corporation Commissioners provide some insight.

Company News

Company Reports from recent Court meeting and Quarter 4 2023

The Report from the Court meeting on 23rd January 2024 at Mercers’ Hall is published, alongside our Committee meeting Reports, including from The Plumbers Charity, held in the fourth quarter of 2023.

See what goes on behind the scenes!

Livery news

Brigantes 2024 programme and new website

Brigantes, the Association of City of London Liverymen in the North of England, have a new website containing reports and photographs of recent events, and the programme of events for 2024.

Join the company

Through fundraising and by direct activity, we help charities and not-for-profits in the UK and around the world ensure a better future for both individuals and their communities. The City Liveries together raised over £75M in 2021 and have made a significant difference to the lives of millions. Become a part of our charitable history.

Find out more about the rewards of being a Liveryman and how to apply.