Events of interest to our members form an important part of the Anglo-Swedish Society's agenda. Some 12-15 are organized every year and highlighted in our newsletters, produced three times yearly. Although there is often an obvious Swedish connection, we take the view that members meeting up and getting to know each other is the key factor in these popular get-togethers. The events are often combined with a lunch, dinner or evening drinks. To apply for ticket, go to the Payment section.


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Carl Linnaeus: ‘Nosce te ipsum’

3 February 2021 (19:00 - 20:00)

Members and friends are invited to join us for a zoom talk on Carl Linnaeus by Dr Isabelle Charmantier and Dr Will Beharrell on February 3 at 7pm. Carl Linnaeus (1707-1778) was the dean of taxonomy – he might not have invented it, but he developed the system then widely accepted for two centuries. He…

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Valborg 2021

30 April 2021 (19:00 - 23:30)
Travellers Club, 106 Pall Mall, London SW1Y 5E

Having skipped a year due to the Covid-19 outbreak, members and guests are invited to return to the Society’s favourite location for the annual Valborg dinner: Charles Barry’s historic and exquisite library at the Travellers Club. We will welcome spring with singing and laughter and one of our music scholars will perform. Dresscode: Suit and…