Paul Higgs has succeeded John Shonfeld as Master of the Worshipful Company of Launderers.
The installation took place at Launderers Hall on 13 July 2015 and Higgs named St Barnabas Hospice in Worthing, West Sussex as the Master’s charity for his year in office.
Higgs is a former president of SLEAT (the Society of Laundry Engineers & Allied Trades) and a founder member of SLEAT’s Code of Conduct for the drycleaning industry. He has been Liveryman since 1992.