City Livery Companies

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City Livery Companies

London’s 110 livery companies, the oldest of which trace their history back to medieval times, are today groups of men and women committed to charitable giving for schools, crafts, training, almshouses and much more besides.

Some 40 still have their own Hall and there are 26,000 liverymen and 15,500 freemen overall. It is estimated that City Livery Companies give some £40m a year to charitable causes and St Paul’s has been very fortunate to have enjoyed the support of City livery companies, in some cases over many hundreds of years.

The Chapter of St Paul’s Cathedral most gratefully acknowledge the recent support of the following livery companies:

Apothecaries, Armourers and Brasiers, Blacksmiths, Brewers, Builders Merchants, Carpenters, Chartered Secretaries and Administrators, Clockmakers, Clothworkers*, Coachmakers and Coach Harness Makers, Cooks, Coopers, Cordwainers, Curriers, Cutlers, Distillers, Drapers*, Dyers, Fan Makers, Feltmakers, Fishmongers*, Founders*, Girdlers*, Glass Sellers, Glovers*, Gold and Silver Wyre Drawers*, Goldsmiths*, Grocers*, International Bankers, Ironmongers**, Joiners and Ceilers, Leathersellers, Lightmongers, Marketors, Masons, Mercers*, Merchant Taylors, Musicians*, Needlemakers*, Parish Clerks, Pattenmakers*, Pewterers, Plaisterers*, Plumbers, Saddlers, Salters, Scriveners*, Stationers and Newspaper Makers, Tallow Chandlers*, Tobacco Pipe Makers, Tylers and Bricklayers, Vintners, Wax Chandlers, Woolmen, United Guilds Service Trust. *Indicates support of a choristership, two more of which are also supported by the Order of the British Empire, two by Morden College and one each by the Imperial Society of Knights Bachelor, the Friends of St Paul's and Mark Pigott KBE

For more information please contact Roger Walkinton at or 0207 246 8333.