UK Alliance of Wedding Planners – Members Workshop and Lunch

February 8, 2018

We were delighted to host members of the UK Alliance of Wedding Planners in our lovely Hall in January 2018. Members enjoyed a fine lunch, and a workshop which included talks as varied as imagineering our dream lives and how changes in the data protection law will impact their business. It was a splendid social occasion too, with relationships renewed between […] Read More...

Late availability at Bakers Hall

January 30, 2018

At Bakers Hall, we still have late availability for key dates up to Easter at up to 30% off our usual rates! It would be a pleasure to welcome you to the Livery Hall, Court Room or Print Room at Bakers Hall, all newly refurbished at a cost of £250,000 and looking stunning – ideal […] Read More...

New carpet at Bakers Hall

January 30, 2018

A stylish new black and gold wheatsheaf carpet has been laid in the entrance foyer, Charter Gallery, Print Room, staircase and lower ground foyer. The bespoke design has been chosen to reflect not only the company’s baking heritage, but also the reality of our day to day activities with excellent links to the modern day […] Read More...

New team member joins the Bakers Hall team

January 30, 2018

Bakers Hall welcomes our new Sales, Marketing and Administrative assistant, Martina Juhascikova Originally from Slovakia, and resident in London for several years, Martina brings enthusiasm and experience to this role, and is the first point of call for all enquiries and bookings. She can be contacted on 020 7623 2223 ext. 1 or 2 or at martina@bakers.co.uk Read More...

Beadle Baker defies gravity to raise money for community services.

October 24, 2017

In the first week of November Neil Fletcher, our Hall Manager and Beadle to the Worshipful Company of Bakers, will be taking part in an abseil down the side of our building to raise money for the church of All Hallows by the Tower. All Hallows is one of the oldest churches in England, let […] Read More...

862 Years and Counting 2: our charters, our gallery

October 17, 2017

Our recent acquisition of a futuristic London landscape by Ricardo Cinalli has caused some changes on our Charter Gallery. The huge size of the canvas meant that there was really only one place it could be hung, and it displaced an eighteenth-century painting of Blackfriars Bridge by London resident Thomas Luney, which now resides between […] Read More...

Bakers Hall acquires a Cinalli original

October 16, 2017

Bakers Hall is fortunate to house many items of interest from the Company’s long history. Some, such as the scales used at the Assize of Bread, are of very specific interest to the baking trade. Some like our ancient window, which survived the Reformation and the Interregnum despite bearing the Papal Tiara in homage to […] Read More...

The Worshipful Company of Bakers supports British servicemen

September 19, 2017

All City of London Livery Companies have proud military affiliations, giving charitably out of their benevolent funds to support sport and adventurous training opportunities for their chosen, regiment, ship, squadron or other military unit. The Bakers’ Company, based at Bakers Hall, is proud to be affiliated with 815 Naval Air Squadron, the largest helicopter squadron […] Read More...

862 Years and Counting 1: The Plaque on Pudding Lane

September 15, 2017

If you were to look around Bakers Hall, you would not be surprised at all to learn that it is not the first Hall to have been the home of the Bakers Company. From the broad mahogany panelling of the Livery Hall, to the striking recurring golden phoenix design on the bespoke wallpaper on the […] Read More...