The Worshipful
Company of Basketmakers

Let Us Love One Another

2022 - 2023 Diary

October 2022

Wednesday 19th

Installation & Lunch at St. Margaret Pattens and Bakers' Hall

Sunday 23rd

West Country Lunch - A visit to Bath organised by the Prime Warden

Monday 24th

Court Meeting

November 2022

Saturday 12th

The Lord Mayor's Show

Monday 14th

Stewards' Club Dinner - An evening at The Cavalry and Guards Club for all Stewards past & present and their partners.

Wednesday 30th

New Members' Evening - A virtual meeting to show potential members what the Worshipful Company of Basketmakers is all about. 

December 2022

Thursday 15th

Carol Service & Supper - A traditional part of the Festive Season followed by supper at Watermen's Hall.

January 2023

Wednesday 11th

Committee Meetings - The meetings take place over two days, the 11th and 12th January. 

Saturday 14th

Family Basketmaking Day - We have now confirmed the date! All family and friends are welcome for this fun day at the Dutch Church.  Please contact The Clerk for details.

Monday 16th

Italian Wine Dinner at City University Club


February 2023

Tuesday 21st

Inter-Livery Pancake Race - Guildhall

Tuesday 28th

Court Meeting - Due to the train strike this has been from from 1st February to the 28th February

Tuesday 28th

Livery Dinner - At Saddlers' Hall

Due to the rail strike it has been decided to move this event from 1st February to 28th February

March 2023

Wednesday 22nd

Consorts' Basketmaking Day - an invitation to the Consorts from all the Livery Companies to experience Basketmaking

Friday 24th

United Guilds Service - St. Paul's Cathedral, followed by lunch at Barber-Surgeons' Hall 

April 2023

Sunday 9th


Wednesday 12th

Committee Meetings - The meetings take place over two days, the 12th & 13th April 

Wednesday 26th

Court Meeting and Court Dinner - Venue TBC

Friday 28th

Champagne Tasting - Organised by the Prime Warden at the Millennium Gloucester Hotel

May 2023

Tuesday 9th

Festival of Clergy - St. Paul's Cathedral

Sunday 14th

East of England Lunch - Details to be confirmed

June 2023

Wednesday 7th

Coronation Lunch - Venue to be confirmed

Monday 26th

Election of Sheriffs - Followed by Lunch at Stationers' Hall

July 2023

Wednesday 12th

Committee Meetings - The meetings take place over two days, 12th and 13th July

Wednesday 26th

Court Meeting

Wednesday 26th

Basketmaking Trade Dinne- Pewterer's Hall - NOW SOLD OUT

August 2023

Tuesday 8th

Garden Party at Nomura Roof Garden  Exclusive joint event with Royal Society of St George, City of Westminster Branch.  SOLD OUT

September 2023

Thursday 14th

Annual Company Banquet - Mansion House  This event is the highlight in the Company Calendar are members are most welcome to bring family and friends.  

Sunday 24th

Sheep Drive and Livery FairAn opportunity to watch Freemen of the City of London herd sheep across London Bridge and visit the Livery Fair

Wednesday 27th

Committee Meetings - The meetings take place over two days, 27th & 28th September

Friday 29th

Election of the Lord Mayor - Guildhall -  Followed by Lunch at Painters' Hall, 9 Little Trinity Lane, London EC4V 2AD

More information will be available at the end of August but if you wish to pre-book, please contact The Clerk.