Colchicum autumnale (Meadow Saffron, Autumn Crocus)
This is a perennial bulbous plant in the Family Liliaceae with an underground brown scaly corm which bears solitary violet-coloured tubular crocus-like flowers from August to October. Its orange anthers give the plant … read more
At the Election Day court a new Master and Wardens were sworn in for the coming year. Details of the new appointments can be found on the Governance section of the web site. This was followed by a service in … read more
Sunday 13 July
Members of the Company enjoyed a day on the River Thames rowing the Barbers’ Cutter — well, some did, others just enjoyed a picnic on the bank.
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Thursday 3 July
The Master, accompanied by Liverymen Max Gladwyn and Simon O’Leary visited St Jude and St Paul’s Church of England Primary School in Islington on Thursday 3 July. The Company had previously donated funds to help the school … read more
Tuesday 24 June
The EMDP run by Kings’ College, London, which is the Company’s continuing anniversary appeal project, had its annual “Celebration of Success” event on Tuesday 24 June. The Master attended the event and presented prizes.
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