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worshipful

Chiefly Brit a title used to address or refer to various people or bodies of distinguished rank, such as mayors and certain ancient companies of the City of London
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The Weavers Company Benevolent Fund was set up in 1973 with funds from The Worshipful Company of Weavers, which is the oldest City of London Livery Company and has a history dating back before 1130 AD.
Lt Colonel Marcus R Appleton, Master of the Worshipful Company of Cooks said: "It's great to see ICCAS being held in Wales for the first time.
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte delivers his speech during the 102nd Annual Communication of the Most Worshipful Grand Lodge of the Free and Accepted Mason in the Philippines at the SMX Convention Center in Davao City on April 26, 2018.
"I will make a statement (in Philippine Rise) that nobody owns this place (but us), including the continental shelf, the underground landmass that extends under the sea," Duterte in remarks during 102nd Annual Communication of the Most Worshipful Grand Lodge of the Free and Accepted Mason of the Philippines.
Young gymnasts from the White Rose Rhythmic Gymnastics Club put on the style Far left: Masons from the Holme Valley Lodge, Worshipful Master Ashley Craven (centre left) and Past Master Ian Birks hand over a PS1,000 donation JS*149834176ANDY CATCHPOOL
Bill Clark, past master of the Worshipful Company of Woolmen, said: "Driving sheep over London Bridge by Freemen of the City is a tradition rooted in more than 800 years of the history of the Woolmen.
Winners will be presented with their Awards at London's Mansion House during the annual banquet of the Worshipful Company of Homers, on 6th October.
Jamie said: "It was a real honour to be recognised by The Worshipful Company of Furniture Makers in this way.
A ceremony took place at the Butcher's Hall in London, where the students were presented with their certificates from Master of the Worshipful Company of Butchers, Nick Anstee, and Harper Adams Vice-Chancellor, Dr David Llewellyn.
DR CHRISTINE Tomkins was installed as master of the Worshipful Company of Spectacle Makers (WCSM) at a ceremony at Apothecaries Hall in London on October 1.
The celebrations will begin with the tradition of the lion chewing on a lettuce before spitting it out to the Right Worshipful the Mayor of Durham, Coun Pauline Charlton.