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Wood Awards 2021 winners

Posted on 17 January 2022

Six structures and two product designs were announced as the Wood Awards 2021 winners at a ceremony held at The Building Centre in London on 25th November. Established in 1971, the Wood Awards is the UK’s premier competition for excellence in architecture and product design in wood. The competition is free to enter and aims […]

Carpenters’ Company Chronicle 2021

Posted on 26 October 2021

Chronicle 2021

Re-election of Master and Wardens

Posted on 21 July 2021

On Tuesday 20th July at our General Court of the Livery the Master and Wardens were re-elected to stand for another year. They are Master – Mr Michael Morrison; Senior Warden – Brigadier John Meardon; Middle Warden – Dr Allen Zimbler and Junior Warden – Dr Loyd Grossman CBE. They will formally be re-installed at […]

Dr Simon Thurley’s lecture

Posted on 5 May 2021

Dr Simon Thurley CBE is a leading historian, curator and heritage expert; and he recently delivered the lecture entitled:
“By Royal Appointment: Carpenters and Masons at the Court of Henry VIII”.

Carpenters’ Company Chronicle 2020

Posted on 12 October 2020

The Chronicle

Election of Master and Wardens 2020-2021

Posted on 24 September 2020

Mr Michael Morrison Michael Morrison was born in Hertford in 1948 but spent most of his childhood in north Derbyshire where his father had opened his architects’ practice in 1950.  He was educated at Repton, before reading Architecture at Bristol University.  He married Catherine in 1973 and they moved to Norfolk when Michael joined an […]

Field of Cloth of Gold

Posted on 12 June 2020

This summer marks for 500th anniversary of the Field of the Cloth of Gold. Please click here for an article on The Field of Cloth of Gold – Henry VIII and Humphrey Cooke

Role of Honour WW2

Posted on 11 May 2020

To mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day the Company’s Second World War Roll of Honour please click here.

Carpenters’ Company Chronicle 2019

Posted on 10 January 2020

The Chronicle

Wood Awards 2019

Posted on 9 January 2020

Wood Awards 2019 winners announced The winners of the Wood Awards 2019 were announced at a ceremony held on the 19th November at Carpenters’ Hall in London hosted by Priya Khanchandani, editor of Icon magazine. Established in 1971, the Wood Awards is free to enter and aims to recognise and encourage outstanding design, craftsmanship and […]