The Anglo-Danish Society

About Us


HM Queen Elizabeth II & HM Queen Margrethe II of Denmark

Protector of the Scholarship Programme:

HRH The Duchess of Gloucester, GCVO

Honorary Presidents:

HE Lars Thuesen, R1 -  The Danish Ambassador to the Court of St James's 

Baron Rupert N. Hambro, CBE, Knight of the Order of the Falcon


Officers and Members of Council:

Wayne Harber, OBE, K (Chairman)

Peter Davis, OBE (Vice Chairman)

Alan Davey, FCMA, CGMA (Honorary Treasurer)

Bette Petersen Broyd (Honorary Secretary)

Kate Grønholm

Katie Schwarck (Honorary Scholarship Secretary)


Lone Britt Christensen, Cultural Attaché, Royal Danish Embassy, London

Pastor Flemming Kloster Poulsen, The Danish Church, London

Palle Baggesgaard Pedersen, R, General Manager, Danish KFUK, London

Webpage administrator (interim, not a member of Council):

Margit Staehr


Scholarship Committee:

Katie Schwarck (Chair) - as above

Wayne Harber - as above

Lone Britt Christensen - as above

Dr Kristian Jensen, R, Head of Collections, British Library, London

Dr Claire Thomson, Associate Professor of Scandinavian Film Dept., University College London