Author: Embassy Team

Bereaved families demand more help from FCO

Families whose loved ones have died abroad in unexplained circumstances staged a small protest outside the Foreign Office demanding more assistance from British consulates abroad.

Embassy | Education Conference 2016

“The Education Conference was very illuminating with regard to the opportunities and oncerns of stakeholders. It is a must attend event.” High Commission of Nigeria…

Best of the rest

BEST OF THE REST CASA ITALIA Home from Rome Casa Italia will be situated at the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre just off Parliament Square…

How a Cheesegrater can pay pensions

Paul Brundage Economic attachés learned how one of the most iconic new buildings in the City will eventually pay the pensions of municipal workers halfway…

New Protocol Deputy Director

Alison MacMillan has succeeded Jackie Barson as the new Deputy Director of Protocol at the Foreign Office. Ms MacMillan joined the Protocol Directorate in October.

From coffee shop to global insurer

After a tour of the famous ‘Inside Out’ Lloyd’s building (to see photos please click here) CEO Inga Beale outlined to economic attachés how the…

UK economy ‘heading for catasrophe’

AERL President Georg Karabaczek thanks IEA Director Mark Littlewood The British economy is “heading in the same direction as Greece and will fall off a…

Ciné Lumière reopens

Following a major refurbishment, the Ciné Lumière at the Institut Français has reopened. Icon of the French silver screen, Catherine Deneuve, was there to unveil…

Zaha Hadid unveils Freedom Square

Zaha Hadid likes to push boundaries. But the task of uniting a divided city is one of the greatest challenges yet for the world-renowned Iraqi-born…