Worshipful Company of Carmen

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26 April 2018
Carmen's Joint Services Dinner
Plaisterers' Hall

The Carmen held their annual Joint Services Dinner in Plaisterers' Hall on Thursday 26 April 2018, with the Master Patrick Marsland-Roberts TD presiding, attended by the Wardens, Stephen Britt and Colonel Simon Bennett TD VR. The event started with a Court meeting at 4.15pm in which two of the Award winners were given the Honorary Freedom of the Company. There were a further three people clothed, Tania Turner, Colin Buck and Christopher Dalton. A champagne reception followed at 6.30pm before Past Master HRH the Princess Royal arrived and was met by the Master and Clerk as well as the Master Plaisterer and his Clerk, where she had the chance to speak with the Award winners. Later in the evening she presented the Company’s Military Awards to the Sword of Honour winner and Soldier of the Year from the Royal Logistic Corps; The RAF Cup and RAF Medal, 2 Mechanical Squadron and 24 Squadron from the RAF and the Royal Navy Medal to the Royal Navy. General Richard Barrons responded to the Master’s toast to the Armed Forces and also proposed the traditional Carmen toast. 

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