Tag: Culture and Press

Attachés visit new cultural quarter

King’s Hall is London’s first new concert hall in 25 years he transformation of Kings Cross into an emerging cultural quarter was the topic for…

Tuttle tattle

Dick Custin and Anna Girvan from the US Embassy tell Elizabeth Stewart how embassies in London can reach out to a global audience. Speak to…

Swiss on a roll

This was a diplomatic reception with a difference – a garage rave in the subterranean carpark of the Swiss Ambassador’s residence with footballers, street dancing,…

Czechs rock

Indie band Briitsh Sea Power try to bring the roof down at the Xzech Embassy Few embassies would risk hosting a gig for a British…

Art exhibition thaws relations – a bit

It was business as usual as British and Russian officials put aside hostilities this week at the inauguration of the much-anticipated From Russia exhibition at…

Art becomes pawn in diplomatic row

Icy diplomatic relations between London and Moscow got even frostier after the Roskultura, the Russian state culture agency, formally cancelled an exhibition of Russian Art…

Cultural attachés visit Oxford

About 20 Cultural Attachés ventured beyond the M25 to spend a day being inspired in the City of Spires. The Oxford visit formed part of…