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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Honorary Liveryman Eileen Lilley MBE

It is with enormous sadness and regret we have to announce the death of our Past Assistant Clerk and Honorary Liveryman Eileen Lilley MBE. It is no understatement to say she was the heart and soul of our company for years and she will be remembered with huge affection and fondness. There will be a private funeral for family members only and a full tribute will be published in due course. Our condolences and thoughts go to son Paul and all her family.

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Raise the Roof – An Evening with Jools Holland

An exclusive evening with Jools Holland on 8 October 2021 at Fishmongers’ Hall to raise money for the refurbishment of the roof of St Magnus-the-Martyr church.

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Summer Festival – Wednesday 8 September 2021

The Master, Dr Peter Rumley and his consort, Bridget, invite you to join them for our delayed Summer Festival ‘Welcome back’ dinner in Salters’ Hall. The evening will commence at 6.30 pm with a Champagne reception in the gardens of the hall (weather permitting) and the opportunity to have your photograph taken with your guests before dinner. Carriages will be at 10:30pm

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Plumbers’ Golf Society Day – 29 July 2021

The Plumbers’ Golf Society (PGS) and their guests enjoyed a fabulous golf day in glorious weather at New Zealand Golf Course, Surrey.

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Plumbers’ Lecture – The Royal Plumbers and Early Water Engineering

The annual Plumbers’ Lecture this year has been postponed to 4 October 2021 because of the Covid outbreak and will be delivered by our own Master in the excellent facilities provided by the Royal College of Physicians next to Regents Park. After refreshments at 1700hr, the lecture will be given at 1800hr and followed by a drinks reception and dinner. Full details can be found in the lecture flyer.

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Your Next Master and Wardens have been elected

It’s been a long wait, two years to be exact, but the Court met virtually on 6 July 2021 to elect a new Master and Wardens for 2021/2022.

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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 raise over £50M a year and make a significant difference to the lives of millions. Become a part of our charitable history.

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