The Brewers’ Company is one of the oldest Livery Companies in the City of London and ranks fourteenth in order of precedence. The Company received its first charter from Henry VI in 1438 when the brewers were incorporated as “The Wardens and Commonalty of the Mystery or Art of Brewers of the City of London.”
A unique venue for bespoke events in the heart of the City of London. From business meetings, presentations, corporate dinners to private parties, the traditional yet contemporary and stylish hall provides the perfect setting.
“The only thing you cannot predict is the future”
Brewers have not been immune from the habit of trying to predict what will happen in the future … and their predictions have sometimes turned out to be wide of the mark, as this extract from the Middlesex Chronicle of 15 September 1934 shows. Nevertheless, some of Mr Watney’s comments from over 80 years ago may still resonate with brewers today, especially regarding what we would now call ‘recycling’. It was just a year later, in December 1935, that canned beer was first produced