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Past and Present

Explore this section to see our history, our place in the fabric of the City of London and our modern affiliations.

Historical Timeline

The development of the Skinners’ Company from its origins until the present day.

The Great Twelve

Livery companies originated before 1066, like the guilds, or mysteries, of Europe.

The Corporation of London

Common Council is financed from the private purse of the Corporation.

Military Affiliations

The Company is affiliated with 39th Signal Regiment and 299 Squadron Royal Signals.