Tag: Embassy

FCO’s new focus: counter-radicalism

The Foreign Office will concentrate on countering Muslim extremism with extra funding awarded in the Comprehensive Spending Review. Thirty seven million pounds have been earmarked…

FCO gags retired diplomats

Former British diplomats are up in arms over new FCO employment contracts, effectively banning any unauthorised expression of opinion after retirement. A letter from the…

Lord Speaker at the WDS

Women envoys were privileged to be addressed by Britain’s first-ever elected Lord Speaker, within the magnificent setting of the River Room in the Houses of…