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Cordwainers open doors for The Urswick School

On 21 July the Master Cordwainer  and Peter Horner, director of Brompton’s Auctioneers Limited, set out from the Royal Institution together with six  violins and two ‘cellos with nine bows with all cases, to a total value of some £10,000  and personally delivered them to The Urswick School.

National Footwear Student Awards 2015

Held in the stunning surroundings of the Victoria and Albert Museum, the second Cordwainer National Footwear Student of the Year ceremony was a night to remember.

University of Northampton honours industry figures

The University of Northampton presented four leading industry figures with Honorary Fellowships in July. We are delighted that three of them are figures well known to the Company: Cordwainer freemen and liverymen Guy West, William Church and Jonathan Church.

The Master’s Charity 2015-16

2015-16 is the Cordwainer year for blind people, when we will raise funds for people with visual impairment. John Rubinstein, Master of the Cordwainers, introduces the campaign.