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.
Actuaries raise over £72,000 to help COVID affected charities
The Worshipful Company of Actuaries has raised over £ 72,000 to help chosen charities which have suffered a drop in their regular income due to COVID-19 just when there has been a significant increase in the need for their services.
Arrangements for Common Hall: Election of Lord Mayor 2020
It will come as no surprise, in the current circumstances, that Government legislation and guidance, aimed at controlling the spread of the virus, continues to present significant limitations on the manner in which the proceedings for the Election of Lord Mayor might be conducted this year.
Honey from Mansion House
Recently the Lord Mayor and Lady Mayoress extracted some honey from one of their two Mansion House beehives.
City Bridge Trust pledges £5m
The City Bridge Trust, the City of London Corporation’s charitable funder, has pledged £5 million to the London Community Response Fund (LCRF), which is helping organisations keep providing vital services through the pandemic.
‘Life-changing’ support for girls in abusive relationships with gang members
A women’s aid charity facing a surge in cases of young girls exploited by gang members can offer ‘life-changing’ support thanks to new funding.
Over 850 London pupils set for summer catch-up sessions
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.
City Bridge Trust funds theatre training for deaf and disabled young people
A theatre company which puts Deaf and disabled actors centre stage has been given a funding boost from London’s largest independent grant-giver.