We congratulate our good friend Frank Nyfeler on his election as Master of the Guild of Shoemakers of Basel. The presence of members of the Basel Shoemakers has been a joyous feature of our Choosing Dinners for several years and their hospitality to successive Deacons on return visits to Switzerlnd has been peerless.
Saturday, March 9, 2019
Deacon MacDonald and Late Deacon Lennox attended on behalf of the Cordiners' Body and Soul initiative an event at St Andrew's Secondary Carntyne in connection with its Duke of Edinburgh Programme which we are happy to support. HRH The Earl of Wessex addressed the group and met all the participants afterwards along with the Lord Provost.
Many of the Crafts possess snuff mulls and pass them round at the end of their Choosing Dinners. According to Craig Bryce's commentary ...