• VISIT TO THE VIKING EXHIBITION Thursday 20 March 2014 from 10.30am The Society has organized a visit to the Viking Exhibition including a lecture by the curator of the exhibition, Dr Gareth Williams. We will be joined by fellow Danish and Scandinavian UK based organisations.
• DINNER AND CONCERT AT DRAPERS' HALL Wednesday, 5th February 2014 We are privileged to have the opportunity again of enjoying a dinner and concert at the splendid venue of Drapers' Hall in the City of London. Further details to follow, but please put the date in your diaries.
• VISIT TO THE YEHUDI MENUHIN SCHOOL Postponed to Spring 2014 We are revisiting the world-renowned Yehudi Menuhin School of music based in Cobham, Surrey. Details to follow in our newsletter.
• THE SOCIETY'S CHRISTMAS PARTY Thursday 12th December 2013 - lunchtime The Society's Christmas Party will take place in the Danish Church on Thursday, December 12th 2013. As you will remember we decided to have a Christmas lunch last year instead of the traditional evening party. The lunch attracted well over 40 members. In Council we are slgithly divided which format to choose, so your opinion would be welcome. for further information please do not hesitate to phone the Honorary Secretary on 01728 638 345.
We have booked our visit to the Churchill College Archives containing the papers of Winston Churchill, Margaret Thatcher and John Major, as well as the College Art Collection. Lunch will be taken at the Moeller Centre within the grounds followed by a guided tour of the conference centre which has just won "Best UK Management Training Centre" for the third consecutive year. Please click heading for details.
H.E. The Danish Ambassador, Anne Hedensted Steffensen kindly invited us to an Evening Reception in the Residence to meet our scholarship awardees. We are indeed greatly honoured that HRH The Duchess of Gloucester GCVO, Protector of our Scholarship Programme accepted the Society's invitation to be present on this special occasion. Please click heading for details.
We look forward to welcoming members to this year's AGM followed by refreshments. Dr Eva Papesh will be giving a short presentation about Dania, the new Danish/English School following official proceedings.
For catering purposes we ask you kindly to let us know by Monday 15 April that you are participating. Please send acceptance by email to email@example.com or phone the Honorary Secretary on 01782 638345.
Please note the date in your diaries.
A guided, one and a half hour tour of the Royal School of Needlework which has its home within the walls of the magnificent Hampton Court. Lunch beforehand will be arranged in the cafeteria in the walled rose garden.