Book a grandstand seat and you can rest your feet while enjoying the best possible view of the Lord Mayor’s Show. There are two stands by St Paul’s, one on each side of the processional route, and the seats are always booked up long before the Show.

The booking system includes a seating map that you can use to choose exactly the seats you would prefer.

For block bookings of more than 10 seats, to reserve a wheelchair-accessible space or to discuss any other special requirements please call Laura Desai on 0845 450 6180 or write to You are also welcome to download a postal application form and send it in with a cheque.

Tickets cost £39.00 each including VAT and a copy of the commemorative programme, which this year is very splendid. The Show is on Saturday November 14th and seats should be taken by 10:45.

If you have any questions, please feel free either to call Laura or write to

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Lord Mayor's Day: Timetable, Flotilla, Procession, Guided walks, Fireworks, Grandstands

Useful guides: Getting to the Show, Access for disabled people, Pocket map

For residents and businesses: Summary of disruption, Roads closed, Bus routes

For the media: 2015 Show, Press releases, Press Pictures

History: 800 Years, Obstacles, Art & literature, Dates, Gog & Magog, The book