Visit to the Supreme Court & Lunch

10:00 Thursday 2nd March 2023.

Master Paul Nash, and his Consort Sue, are delighted to invite you to join them for a visit to the Supreme Court in Parliament Square, Westminster, in a joint event with Erica Stary, Master of the Worshipful Company of Tin Plate Workers alias Wire Workers and our Past Master.

Exterior Supreme Court. Credit: UK Supreme Court
Lord Reed. Credit: Kevin Leighton/UK Supreme Court

Starting with a talk by Lord Reed, President of the Supreme Court, we will be guided around the beautiful courtrooms and library, and given an insight into the workings of the Supreme Court, the background to its creation, and some of the famous cases heard there.

Court 1. Credit: UK Supreme Court

Lunch will follow at the venerable Red Lion, well known for its political clientele, and described as “much plotted-in” due to its proximity to UK political institutions.

A 2-course lunch, with coffee/tea to finish, is included in the price.

A 3rd course may be chosen for a £5 supplement, payable on the day, alongside any additional beverages.

Please make your selection from the menu, in advance, and let Steward Philippa Stary know by 22nd February.

Cabinet room, Red Lion


10am – Welcome coffee/tea and pastry in the Lawyers’ Suite – personal items may be left in this room during the tour

10:30am – Talk with Lord Reed, President of the Supreme Court

11am – Tour of the Supreme Court, lasting around 1 hour

12.30pm – Lunch in the Cabinet Room at the Red Lion (0.2 miles)

3pm – Finish

The nearest transport links are: Westminster Station (0.1 miles) and buses 11, 24, 29, 88, 148, 159, and 211 – full details on how to find the Supreme Court are available on their website.

Price: £43.50 per person. Numbers are limited to 32, so book early to avoid disappointment!

This event is now sold out.

Contact Steward Philippa Stary with any questions.