EVENTS

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.

COMING UP

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Dealing with the Dead in the Viking Age

6 October 2021 (19:00 - 20:00)
Zoom,

A talk by Professor Neal Price of Uppsala University, arguably the global doyen of matters Viking, and the author of a superb book on Viking history and culture, The Children of Ash and Elm (2020). THE SPEAKER Professor Neil Price is Distinguished Professor of Archaeology and Chair of the Department of Archaeology and Ancient History…

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Valborg 2022

22 April 2022 (19:00 - 23:30)
Travellers Club, 106 Pall Mall, London SW1Y 5E

The welcome return of our traditional Valborg dinner will be a week early in order to avoid the May Bank Holiday. We will welcome spring and sing with extra gusto, accompanied by the Society’s music scholar. Details to follow.

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Royal Ascot

15 June 2022 (10:30 - 18:00)
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 it is hoped that this will be repeated in 2022. If so, tickets will include access to the club’s marquee, the Queen Anne Enclosure and a picnic for two. 10.30am – Gates Open…