Flt Lt Chris Phyo of 206(R) Squadron was the first recipient of our Flight Test Award. The Master presented the award on 13 March 2015 at a Squadron dinner held at Tallow Chandlers’ Hall.
Our annual supper for recipients of bursaries at Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry was held on 10 March. The bursaries support medical students during their year of intercalation. All ten of this year’s students attended, including Stavros Eftychiou, the recipient of the Ensor Zochonis Award, whose intercalated degree is in molecular therapeutics. This award […]
Captain Nigel Jaxon, Reservist with the 170 Engineer Group, has completed three tours of Afghanistan. The work of Captain Jaxon’s team on reconstruction in Kabul and Helmand has made a significant humanitarian contribution. He excelled in working with civilian contractors, helping them develop the capacity to deliver their own infrastructure. The Lady Mayoress, Mrs Alan […]
Outstanding young apprentices and technologists from BP attended an Awards Luncheon at the Hall on 20 November. Mr Bernard Looney, BP’s Chief Operating Officer – Production, was a special guest along with the Lady Mayoress, Mrs Alan Yarrow, who presented the awards. The overall winners were Mr Andy Boothby from Bruce Platform (apprentice) and Mr Christopher […]
The annual Tallow Chandlers Awards to participants on FOSFA (Federation of Oils, Seeds and Fats Associations) residential courses were presented at a Hall luncheon on 16th October 2014. Dignitaries from FOSFA International, including President Mr Martin Farrow, were in attendance. A presentation was also made to Mr James Wood, one of the Company’s first […]
Recipients of Tallow Chandlers awards, bursaries and scholarships from the 1980s to the present day were invited to Supper at the Hall, generously sponsored by Freeman Tracey Rogers. Forty-five past recipients attended, including Mr Alex Lintott (Apprentice) and Mr William Moffett (Liveryman) who entertained the guests with a few words about his own experience of winning […]
There have been changes to our City & Guilds awards this year. We now make one award in Health & Social Care. This year’s was presented by the Princess Royal at Buckingham Palace on 29 April to Kimberley Allen, Tutor. We are offering two bursaries for STEM-related studies, with the first option going to students […]
Our first annual Education Awards Luncheon took place on 10th April 2014. Students and staff from nine of the educational establishments we support were present to hear a speech by Baroness Young of Hornsey OBE, Freeman.
The winners of the 23rd annual Tallow Chandlers awards to Cass Business School Executive MBA students were invited to the Hall on 10 October 2013. The four successful candidates joined the Master, Professor Roy Batchelor from Cass, other members of the Company and guests for a cosy supper in the Parlour. Liveryman Victoria Mejevitch was […]
Jacqueline Stott, Director and Trader at Harris Tobias Ltd, was the overall winner of the Tallow Chandlers award for an outstanding performance on FOSFA’s Middle Managers Course. Miss Stott, clearly a rising star, had already won a Basic Introductory Course Award in 2005. Liveryman Rodney Pope, Managing Director of Harris Tobias, was delighted with another […]