A new three-year donation to the Jon Egging Trust will support its Blue Skies programme for disadvantaged young people. The trust was set up in honour of Flt Lt Jon Egging who lost his life during an air display in 2011 and has a connection with 206(R) Squadron, with which the Company is affiliated.
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 […]
BP Award Winners 2013 On 19th November 2013, the Company made its annual awards to outstanding young apprentices and technologists from BP. The awards recognise and encourage achievement both in and outside the workplace. The Master with 24 other members of the Company hosted a luncheon at the Hall which was attended by 93 people. […]
On February 14th the Company hosted a lunch for Students and Lecturers from the City and Guilds College who had been awarded prizes in the annual Tallow Chandlers awards scheme for those involved in the Health and Social Care sector – either as teachers or students. There were six winners this year – five were […]
The Worshipful Company of Tallow Chandlers has a long standing partnership with BP and on the 14th November 2012, the company celebrated the achievements of technologists and apprentices from BP at an annual awards ceremony held at their Hall. These awards have been running for some 30 years. The Master Tallow Chandler, Sir Michael Snyder, […]
On Tuesday 13th March the Tallow Chandlers marked the start of their celebrations for the 550th Anniversary of their first Royal Charter with a Service of Thanksgiving at the historic Temple Church. The Service was led by Freeman The Reverend David Brown. Students of the Guildhall School of Music and Drama sang the premier performance […]