Published on: 16 December 2019Nuffield Scholar presents report to annual conference
Caroline Mitchell, the Butchers’ Company’s Nuffield Scholar presented her report to over 300 people at the prestigious Annual Nuffield Conference in Warwickshire.
Published on: 10 December 2019Butchers 'Hit for six' at December Court Lunch
Guest speaker, former England cricketer Ronnie Irani entertained Liverymen and guests to a hard hitting 'No boundaries' speech in his response on behalf of the guests at the last Court Lunch of the decade.
Published on: 9 December 2019Butchers Pet Care opens door to Kingsthorpe College careers visit
30 Business Studies students from Northampton visited Butcher’s Pet Care in Crick as part of the Livery's support for charity, Teach First.
Published on: 29 November 2019‘Never been busier’: a report from HMS Tyne
The link between the Worshipful Company of Butchers and HMS Tyne is important in aiding the success of the ship and its crew.
Published on: 20 November 2019WCB successes at 2019 Women in Meat Industry Awards
We are delighted to announce that Lucianne Allen and Nicola Thompson, both Liverymen of the Company, were recognised at the recent Women in Meat Industry Awards ceremony.
Published on: 15 November 2019Memorial Service for Past Master John Brewster OBE
It seemed fitting that the Memorial Service for Past Master John Brewster OBE, held at the Priory Church of St Bartholomew The Great on 13th November, should culminate with refreshments and reminiscences at Butchers’ Hall.
Published on: 13 November 2019A glamorous night in a spectacular setting
It’s not every day you walk down the red carpet with paparazzi wildly snapping your every move, before being greeted by George Clooney and Marilyn Monroe. Then again, it’s not every day you attend a Première Livery Dinner at Butchers’ Hall.
Published on: 12 November 2019Master's Blog: two months in, how time has flownBlog post
In my last missive, I mentioned ‘Youth’ and that is to be the cornerstone of my campaign: Apprenticeships, Education and Scholars.
Published on: 5 November 2019A royal visit as new Butchers’ Hall is officially opened
Past Master HRH The Princess Royal was the guest of honour on Friday 1st November as the new Butchers’ Hall was formally opened at a special Court Lunch.
Published on: 30 October 2019UK Sausage Week kicks off with celebration lunch at Butchers’ Hall
Butchers’ Hall was where it all started for UK Sausage Week this year, with our home chosen as the venue to host the important celebration lunch and awards.