The Anglo-Danish Society

DUCC Gala Dinner in Middle Temple 11 May 2017

When: Thursday 11 May 2017 @ 18.30

Where: Middle Temple, Middle Temple Lane, London EC4Y 9AT

The chairman of DUCC, Mr Louis Wheeler, is kindly inviting members of the Anglo-Danish Society to DUCC's Annual Gala Dinner to be held this year at the Honourably Society of the Middle Temple with its enthralling and fascinating history dating back to Elizabeth I.

From the first performance of Shakespeare's Twelfth Night in 1602, Middle Temple has had a rich tradition of setting the scene with its spectacular historic buildings, cobbled streets and atmospheric gas lighting for illustrious and glorious events, hence the DUCC hosting their Annual Gala Dinner in the Inn's magnificent Elizabethan Hall.

Guest of Honour and Dinner Speaker

Mrs. Vivien Life,

Director of Free Trade Agreements, Trade Policy Group, Department for International Trade.

She will join the distinguished list of former Guests of Honour including Royalty, Ministers and Business Leaders.


Danish Tour of OperaUpClose.

Pre Premier of OperaUpClose, the award-winning London based company, planning a tour of Denmark produced by Copenhagen based producer and organizer Miolto Arts & Music.


With 10 hit singles and two albums to date, Scandinavia's NABIHA has created a name for herself as a brilliant writer and performer across Europe with a reputation as a surefire star.. Multi-platinum sales, nominated for more than 14 music awards, 33 chart placements, 50 syncs and an ongoing stint as a Denmark’s Got Talent Judge, shows the impact NABIHA has had in her short career so far. Continuing on her quick ascent, she will release a brand new single aptly titled “Issues.” and EP named, I O U 19th of May 2017.

Master of Ceremonies:

Kim Bildsøe Lassen - well known TV journalist and London correspondent for Danish Broadcasting Corporation

18:30 Guests Registration and Welcome Reception

18:50 Guests to be seated

19:00 Welcome by Louis de Courcy Wheeler, Chairman of the Danish-UK Chamber of Commerce Council

19:15 Dinner

20:30 Guest of Honour and Speaker: Mrs. Vivien Life, Director of Free Trade Agreement - "Global Britain"

21:00 Coffee and petit fours

21:15 Evening Round-Up

23:30 Carriages

(The programme may be subject to amendments)

Dress Code: Black Tie and Evening Dresses

Price for A-DS members: £152.41(incl. fees and VAT). Fees: If paying by credit card via Eventbrite, the ticket prices are subject to a credit card fee levied by Eventbrite. Payment via BACs can be arranged - please call DUCC's office +44 207 259 6795 for more on this.

Signing Up via DUCC's homepage

Cancellation policy
Cancellations by email to DUCC before Friday 21th April 2016 17.00 are fully refundable. After this date no refunds.

The event is preceded by DUCC's Annual General Meeting – this is for members only and starts at 18.00 – registration 17.30. 

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