Due to circumstances surrounding COVID19, London Careers Festival 2021 will be delivered virtually from 28th June to 2nd July.
The Worshipful Company of Firefighters will hold its annual lecture on March 25th. The guest speaker is Sir Ken Knight. The title of his talk is, “The Impact of the Grenfell Tower Fire on Building Safety”.
There has been an excellent response to the latest pan Livery philanthropic survey, which was conducted this autumn. Ninety-nine Livery Companies and eight guilds and companies without livery have replied so far and further survey returns are expected.
No Going Back was designed to specifically prepare individuals in prison for job opportunities that will be offered by members of the Livery Companies. It recently released its Month 4 Review.
Like many areas of the country, the City of London has a number of statues and other landmarks which have links to the slave trade and historic racism.
Livery Schools Link has launched a national campaign to enable all members of Livery Companies and Guilds to connect with their local schools and support students with activities such as motivational career talks and work experience.
Over 850 young Londoners in six academies have been invited to attend a summer catch-up programme to bridge learning gaps caused by lockdown school closures.