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List of Sponsors, Year Donors and Other Supporters


2012 Thomas & Thomas Partners

2011 The Mercer Street Hotel

2005 Stanhope PLC

2004 Shaftesbury PLC

2003 Felicity Rigby Kaner

2002 Seven Dials Fund Management Ltd

2000 Covent Garden Group Ltd

1996 Covent Garden Hotel

1995 Peter Kutapan

1989 The Seifert Group Ltd

1988 Peter Ellis Esq.

1987 Ray Green Esq. for the Jubilee Market

1986 Ray Green Esq. for the Jubilee Market

1985 John Sunley Esq. for Sun1ey Holdings

1984 Anthony K. Brett Esq. for Brett, Packman & Co.

1983 Zeev Aram Esq. for Aram Designs Ltd

1982 Frank McGinty Esq. for Direct Mail Sales Bureau

1981 C M Needleman & Partners

1980 Jacobs Island Company Limited

1979 Thompson Family Charitable Trust

1978 David Bu1strode Esq. for St James Corporate Services Ltd

1976 The Greycoat Group PLC

1975 The Mercers' Company

1974 Sweby Cowan

1973 Zeev Aram Esq. for Aram Designs London

1972 David Bernstein Esq. for the Creative Business

1971 Peter Rapaport Esq. for Philips Ell & Gross

1970 Sir Terence Conran for Conran Associates

1969 Larry Clayton Esq. for W.I. Mitchell Esq.

1968 Joelson Wilson & Co. Solicitors

1967 George A. Walker Esq.

1966 Abbey Gache Esq. for Abacus Film Production

1965 Peter Boizot Esq. for Pizza Express

1964 The Worshipful the Mayor and the Councillors of the London Borough of Camden

1963 Miss Christina Smith - for Goods & Chattels Ltd

1962 Hockley & Dawson Consulting Engineers

1961 Donmar Warehouse - Covent Garden

1960 The Mercantile Credit Co Ltd

1959 R Peskin Esq. for Great Portland Estates

1957 Arthur Andersen & Co. Foundation

1956 Bill Lewington Esq. Macc1esfield Street

1955 Peter Heath Esq. Co-author ‘Seven Dials Renaissance’ (1990 -)

1951 Punjab Restaurant, Neal Street

1950 D.K. Mears Esq.

1949 Nigel Wiggins Esq.

1948 Mrs. Charlotte Simonsen

1946 Punjab Restaurant, Neal Street

1945 Finlan Group PLC
1944 Whitmore & Thomas Design Consultants Ltd

1943 David Jeffcoate Esq.

1942 Roy Capel Esq. for Collotype Fine Art

1941 Beechurst Film Productions

1940 The Marquis of Tavistock

1939 Sa1lman Harman Healey

1938 Martin Spencer Esq. or Casson Beckman & Partners

1936 Marler Settled Estates Ltd

1935 Martin Peters Esq. for Robson Rhodes

1934 Miss Christina Smith

1933 R.P.B. Noonan Esq.

1931 Morny & Ian Hay Davison

1928 John Cresswell Esq. for JCA Ltd

1927 Marks & Spencer PLC

1926 Paul Hamlyn Esq.

1922 P.J. Chuck Esq. for Bernard Thorpe & Partners

1921 Ray's Jazz Shop

1920 Barclays Bank PLC, Covent Garden

1919 Mrs. Barbara Heath

1913 Arthur Andersen & Co. Foundation

1911 George Hoare Esq., Theatre Royal

1910 Rhythm Method Productions

1909 Ben Dean in memory of a remarkable man – Gabby & Madeline Brocklebank

1907 Marks & Spencer PLC

1905 Murray Sweet for PEG Management Consultants

1904 Miss Christina Smith

1903 Abraham and Selina Bieda arrived in London

1902 The Thompson Family Trust

1901 Miss Christina Smith

1900 Lesley Sidney Marler Esq. OBE

1899 E.A. Shaw & Partners

1897 Theo Laub Esq. for Eurodiam Ltd

1896 Q Bell Esq. for Quentin Bell Organisation Ltd

1894 Marks & Spencer PLC

1890 D. and D.C. Anson for E.R. & E.M. Stewart

1887 Lloyds Bank PLC

1886 M. Neal Esq. for Harry Neal Ltd

1885 Jacob Street Studios Limited

1884 Marks & Spencer PLC

1878 Charles H. Fox founded in Russell Street, Covent Garden

1877 Leslie Ginsburg Esq. AMG arrived in UK

1875 Pierson Heldring & Pierson

1873 Priscilla Padley supports a Theatreland Icon

1870 J.P. Ides Esq.

1865 Lawrence Duttson Esq.

1856 Roy Ackerman Esq. for Kennedy Brookes PLC

1848 Andrew, Julia and India Wadsworth

1845 John Thompson Esq. for Biscoe & Stanton

1840 Gardiner & Theobald, Chartered Surveyors

1837 B. Flitter Esq. for Lawgrove Ltd

1822 D.B. Money-Coutts Esq. for Coutts Bank

1812 L.C.S.C.

1811 Kemp & Hawley, Chartered Surveyors

1801 Alexander James Wysard Esq.

1800 Jim Inglis Esq. for Inglis Computer Consultants

1795 John Anstey Esq., Anstey Home & Co.

1789 Mon P1aisir Restaurant

1788 Sir Charles Tidbury

1787 Watney Combe Reid & Co Ltd

1776 Ms. Edie de Castro & Bryce McDonnell Esq.

1773 P Farington Esq. for Herring Son & Daw

1756 The Mercers' Company

1755 The Mercers' Company

1753 Lord Chelsea for the Cadogan Estates

1745 Finlan Property Developments Ltd

1741 David Thompson Esq. for the Thompson Family Charitable Trust

1740 Ashby & Homer Masonry Ltd

1739 Peter & Penelope Hewitt for Bow Street Magistrates Court

1734 Baker Hill Ltd

1731 Alan Stroud Esq. for Milne Ross

1730 William W Sawyer III Esq. for the N.A. Sundial Society

1717 United Grand Lodge of England

1715 Fin1an Property Developments Ltd

1701 Finlan Group PLC

1700 The Taylor Woodrow Property Company

1699 The Salisbury Trusts

1698 Robyn Cooper Esq. for E C Harris

1697 Barrington Laurence

1696 Taylor Walker PLC

1695 Taylor Walker PLC

1694 Marler Estates PLC


Major Donors & Sundial Sponsors are commemorated on the brass ring around the base of the Sundial Pillar.


In addition the following made major donations:

The Bedford Estate

Tom Bendham Esq.

Carlsberg PLC

Department of Culture Media & Sport

English Heritage

Garfield Weston Foundation

Grosvenor Square Properties

Groundwork Camden

Heritage of London Trust

Robert Holmes ŕ Court Foundation

Kennedy Leigh Charitable Trust

Mon Plaisir Restaurant

Priest Marrians Holdings


Rosehaugh plc

Shaftesbury plc

Smiths of Covent Garden

Stoll Moss Theatres

William & Mary Tercentenary Trust


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