News


News Articles

Dr Timothy Schroder Becomes Prime Warden For A Second Term

The Goldsmiths’ Company is pleased to announce that Dr Timothy Schroder has been elected Prime Warden. Dr Schroder, who previously served in the role during 2015-16, is the first Prime Warden to be appointed for a second term since 1951, when Walter Godfrey Allen served two consecutive years.

Date Published: 20 May 2019

Read Article

Annual Punch Grind 2019

Joanna Hardy and Neil Carson helped to grind the date letters from 86 punches which remained from the total 655 created in 2018 and bore the corresponding date letter "t".  

Date Published: 15 May 2019

Read Article

Verdict of the Trail of the Pyx

The Queen’s Remembrancer, Barbara Fontaine, today announced that the Chancellor has passed the annual Trial of the Pyx –  one of Britain's oldest judicial processes – which tests the quality weight, composition and diameter of the coins people carry in their pockets or collect as commemorative coins.

Date Published: 03 May 2019

Read Article