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Pewterers’ Livery Hall to open for monthly public lunches
Pewterers’ Livery Hall to open for monthly public lunches

Pewterers’ Livery Hall to open for monthly public lunches

Another of the City of London's Livery Halls has cracked open the usually closed doors a bit and will be hosting a monthly lunch which is open to the public.

Aug
27
2021
Tickets Alert: Lunches in London’s Livery Halls
Tickets Alert: Lunches in London’s Livery Halls

Tickets Alert: Lunches in London’s Livery Halls

The City of London has a number of grand Livery Halls dotted around the Square Mile, and three of them are going to be open for lunches this summer.

Mar
19
2021
Approval granted for London’s tallest Green Wall – 26 floors high
Approval granted for London’s tallest Green Wall – 26 floors high

Approval granted for London’s tallest Green Wall – 26 floors high

A new 36-storey high skyscraper has been given planning permission, and it will have a green wall from the 10th floor all the way to the very top.

May
14
2020
Book review: The Livery Halls of the City of London
Book review: The Livery Halls of the City of London

Book review: The Livery Halls of the City of London

Within the City of London are a number of grand livery halls, and as they are mostly private, a richly illustrated book lets us peek behind locked doors.

Apr
17
2020
Tickets Alert: Tours of Goldsmiths Hall
Tickets Alert: Tours of Goldsmiths Hall

Tickets Alert: Tours of Goldsmiths Hall

One of the grandest of the City’s livery halls, the Goldsmiths is open a few days a year for public tours and the dates for… next year have been announced.

Mar
11
2020
Take tours of London’s grand Livery Halls
Take tours of London’s grand Livery Halls

Take tours of London’s grand Livery Halls

Dotted around the City of London are a number of very grand buildings, and while normally private, some are open to the public if you book a tour.

May
15
2019
Tickets Alert: Tours of Stationers’ Hall
Tickets Alert: Tours of Stationers’ Hall

Tickets Alert: Tours of Stationers’ Hall

Long hidden behind other buildings, Stationers’ Hall is one of the largest and most opulent of City livery halls, and they now hold regular public tours.

Mar
21
2019
The ancient Stationers’ Hall opens up for public tours
The ancient Stationers’ Hall opens up for public tours

The ancient Stationers’ Hall opens up for public tours

Long hidden behind other buildings, Stationers' Hall is one of the largest and most opulent of City livery halls, and they've just started holding regular public tours.

Mar
27
2018
London’s Pocket Parks – Tallow Chandlers Hall
London’s Pocket Parks – Tallow Chandlers Hall

London’s Pocket Parks – Tallow Chandlers Hall

A curious delight can be found around the corner from Cannon Street station - a small garden cut out of the side of an office building.

Oct
31
2017
Inside the Worshipful Society of Apothecaries Livery Hall
Inside the Worshipful Society of Apothecaries Livery Hall

Inside the Worshipful Society of Apothecaries Livery Hall

Sitting very much overlooked on a very small side street near the building site that is Blackfriars train station lies one of the oldest of the City's Livery Halls, belonging to the Worshipful Society of Apothecaries of London.

Oct
30
2011