Tower Bridge is to be closed to road traffic for 12 weeks from 1 October 2016 in order for contractor BAM Nuttall to carry out essential structural maintenance works. Continue reading Tower Bridge Road Closures and Works
Gresham College is pleased to announce the release of the new programme for 2016/17. From 13 September 2016 to 22 June 2017, Gresham College will host 126 lectures, with 10 main Professors and 5 Visiting Professors. Continue reading Gresham College
The largest known private collection of items relating to Richard Whittington (and his cat!) has been bequeathed to Guildhall Library by Ellery Yale Wood, the prolific children’s book collector. Continue reading Guildhall Library
The City of London Corporation has been awarded £1m in funding over three years to establish a Low Emission Neighbourhood in a bid to reduce levels of air pollution in the City of London. Continue reading Low Emission Neighbourhood
The Trusts’ website has recently been relaunched having undergone a thorough review and redesign. As well as information on the Trust’s grantmaking programmes, it also contains details of the City of London Corporation’s Social Investment Board which the Trust manages, and information on initiatives to encourage charitable giving in the City through City Philanthropy: A Wealth of Opportunity. The new site has a fresh, modern feel and meets all current standards in terms of accessibility and being accessible on different types of devices, including mobile phones and iPads. Further improvements and updates will continue to be made over the coming months.