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.
15 June 2022 (10:30 - 18:00)
Ascot Racecourse, High Street
Date: Wednesday 15 June (10:30 – 18:00) Location: Ascot Racecourse, High Street In 2019, the City University Club invited members of the Anglo-Swedish Society and their guests to join them at Royal Ascot, and this will be repeated in 2022. Tickets will include access to the club’s marquee, the Queen Anne Enclosure and a picnic…
Carl Michael Bellman
28 June 2022 (19:00 - 20:00)
Dr. Jennie Nell, lecturer at Stockholm University and vice-chairman of the Swedish Bellman Society, will give a Zoom talk about Sweden’s most famous songwriter, composer, musician, poet and entertainer. Carl Michael Bellman (1740-1795) is often referred to as a national poet (or the closest equivalent for Sweden). He was born in Stockholm and died there…
College of Arms talk & supper
30 June 2022 (18:00 - 21:30)
College of Arms, 130 Queen Victoria Street
The College of Arms, or Heralds’ College, is the royal corporation responsible for the granting of new coats of arms, genealogical research and the recording of pedigrees in England and Wales. The College is also the official body responsible for matters relating to the flying of flags on land, and it maintains the official registers…
Reception and concert
12 October 2022 (18:00 - 20:00)
Anglo-Swedish Society members are invited to a drinks reception and short concert by musical scholars. Details will be circulated to current members of the society.
2022 Punsch Ball
12 November 2022 (18:30 - 1:00)
Cavalry & Guards Club, 127 Piccadilly
The Punsch Ball is back! Save the date for this white tie event.