Future Events

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Festival of Apprenticeships


The Festival of Apprenticeships is a roadshow exhibition promoting all things apprenticeships. The festival will be visiting London, Manchester and Birmingham during June and July 2023.


London Careers Festival

This year’s London Careers Festival is due to take place on the 4th and 5th of July 2023. Come along to hear from organisations that are experts in apprenticeships and about the exciting opportunities
they have available. They will also provide information about how you can prepare for your future careers and most importantly, you’ll be able to talk to current apprentices! To be the first to hear when registration goes live, sign up for LCF’s alerts. Tap the button below to find out more.

Past Events

Stationer's Binding & Freeman Ceremony

We are delighted that we will be once again holding our Stationers ‘Apprentice Binding’ and ‘Freeman’ ceremony in person this year.  It will be on 29 June in the Apothecaries’ Hall.  
Many centuries ago when apprentices were learning their trade they were ‘bound’ to a ‘master’ ie their employer.  They usually did an apprenticeship for anywhere between 5 and 7 years and The Stationers used to help with the cost of clothes, shoes etc if the apprentice and his family were struggling…..