The Guild of Master Chimney Sweeps
Powering Chimney Sweeping into the 21st Century

Gala Dinner 2018

01 April, 2018

    Over 100 members and guests at the Gala Dinner 2018.

    Unfortunately around 20 guests couldn’t make it due to the snow but those that did had a great evening, meeting up with old friends and making new ones. The eating and drinking, the prize giving and awards, the charity raffle and the excellent casino night kept everything buzzing along.


    Dinner 1

    Dinner 8









    Dinner 7

    Dinner 6 - Steven Howard









    Dinner 5

    Dinner 4









    Dinner - 3 family affairDinner 2









    Dinner 9

    Dinner 9 (1)









    Dinner 10Dinner 11









    Dinner 12


    It was great to see so many of you there and a few more children this year too. Many thanks to dinner organisers Steven Howard, Dave Wooffindin and Nina Borrowdale for all the arrangements.

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