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City Briefing for Liverymen and Freemen
10th October 2017, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
These are aimed particularly at new Liverymen and Freemen; partners are also welcome, as are Court Assistants and Liverymen of longer standing, who have not previously been to a Briefing, who are also encouraged to attend.
They give a short introduction to the work of the Corporation, especially the relationship with the livery companies. The presentation is given by an Assistant Town Clerk and a member of the Livery Committee. There is opportunity to ask questions of the speakers and the Briefing is followed by a light finger buffet, which provides the chance to mix with other Liverymen and Freemen.
There is a non-refundable charge of £20 per person for the course.
There are three Briefings a year held on the dates listed below. Once you have selected and applied for one of the Briefings, you will be able to change the date and carry your payment forward, providing 10 days notice is given.
To change the date of the Briefing you wish to attend please contact the Course Administrator at email@example.com stating your and your guest’s (if applicable) name, your livery company, the date of the course you were originally booked on and the new date of the course you wish to attend.
Programme and timings
5pm-5.30pm – Registration, and tea/coffee served
5.30pm – Introduction by the Chairman of the Livery Committee
5.40pm – The role of the City of London Corporation – A member of the Town Clerk’s Department
6.15pm – Livery Companies, their membership and activities – A member of the Livery Committee
6.40pm – Questions & Answers
7.05.pm – Drinks Reception
8.00pm – Close
Monday 6 November 2017