The Charter Dinner is a very formal occasion celebrating the granting of the Stationers’ Company’s Royal Charter by Queen Mary Tudor on 4 May 1557. Invited guests included CEOs of The Stationers’ Company Corporate Members, Presidents/Chairmen of affiliated Trade Associations, with their Chief Executives, and senior executives from supplier companies. The guest speaker was Christian May, Editor of City AM. SCWA’s cadets were resplendent in their Blues and were outstanding ambassadors for the Academy. Many guests congratulated and praised the cadets who received a huge round of applause during after dinner speeches.