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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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.

Featured Event

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.

Featured Event

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

Company News

Liveryman Andy Watts MBE – A Tribute

On 15th June 2021 we lost one of our great colleagues and friends, Andy Watts. This tribute is published to a man who touched all our lives at both the personal and professional level and who has left a wonderful legacy and some great memories.

4th May 1945 – 15th June 2021


Featured Event

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.

Charity News

Water Aid – An Exclusive Virtual Tour of Nepal

See first hand how your donations are helping communities in Nepal. This exclusive virtual tour alongside Water Aid’s own staff in the country is at 1:30pm on Wednesday 21st July 2021 and lasts about 30 minutes.


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 raise over £50M a year and make 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.