Livery companies and education
City of London Liveries and London College of Fashion – a 20-year relationship
Why did I say yes?
Past Master Jeremy Blanford is training for the bike ride of his life.
As I ride around the Kent countryside, the rain and hail are falling and I am soaked to the skin. I ask myself why on earth I signed up to ride 150 miles in a day?
While the rest of the cycling fraternity watched the Tour de France last Sunday, the Cordwainers’ claimant to the yellow jersey, Past Master James Calder, was powering around London in the Prudential Ride London event: 100 gruelling miles in driving rain to raise money for the Master’s charity, the Alzheimer’s Society and FarmAfrica.