Arguably the Company’s greatest asset, its members are encouraged to take a full part in all the activities and opportunities provided. In addition to involvement in the five Interest Groups (Armed Forces, Arts and Heritage, Business, Community Support and Sport - see here) there are also opportunities to attend lectures by nationally known personalities. A programme of spring and autumn supper lectures addresses matters concerning the county, while the annual Gloucestershire Lecture usually covers an area of special interest within the county. We also arrange visits to, and social events at, a variety of locations across the county, many of them historically significant; these are all open to both members and their guests. In 2017 the Honourable Company will be celebrating it's 10th anniversary.
The Honourable Company was formed in 2007 as the brainchild of Sir Henry Elwes, who was Lord-Lieutenant of Gloucestershire at the time.» Find out more
The company’s aims and objectives continue to evolve, albeit in terms of nuance rather than substance. Based on the objectives set out in the original Articles of Association, they were summarised most recently in the wording agreed at the Court Away Day in March 2015.» Find out more
Details of the Company’s constitution are set out in the Memorandum of Association and Articles as well as the Declaration of Trust.» Find out more
Learn more about how and why The Company was formed.» Find out more
Background and current information about the formation of The Trust.» Find out more
HRH The Princes Royal graciously agrees to become the Honourable Company's first Patron.» Find out more