‘Sir Nicholas, one of your serjeants has come from the Guildhall.’
The serjeant was in haste and showed his effort in his heaving livery and shiny face. 3,026 more words
Mayfield Music’s last concert of the 2017 season is an Advent Choral Concert featuring the 30-strong City Consort of Voices from London.
Formed in 2010 this chamber choir draws its membership from the hugely successful EC4 Music, a choir and orchestra that is widely regarded as one of the leading large amateur groups in London. 98 more words
Richard I appointed the first (Lord) Mayor of London, Henry Fitz-Ailwyn de Londonestone, in effect to run the City, in 1189; and John granted the City the right to elect its own Mayor in 1215 (the “Mayoral Charter” is now in the Guildhall Heritage Gallery). 201 more words