BritishSpanish Society

Promoting friendship and understanding between the people of Britain and Spain.

BritishSpanish Society

Promoting friendship and understanding between the people of Britain and Spain.

BritishSpanish Society

Promoting friendship and understanding between the people of Britain and Spain.

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Breakfast with British Ambassador to Spain Hugh Elliott

BritishSpanish Society chairman Jimmy Burns catches up with Hugh Elliott, who is leaving Madrid after five years in post

The story of war: a tale of two artists

Contrasting images of war at London’s Guildhall Art Gallery and the Imperial War Museum, a tale of two artists, by BSS trustee Roger Golland

 

London’s Flamenco Festival 2024

The Flamenco Festival returns to Sadler’s Wells in London from June 4-15. Here’s a preview of what to expect by dance critic Graham Watts 

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Ballet Nacional de España at London’s Sadler’s Wells

This show from Ballet Nacional de España at London’s Sadler’s Wells had everything you could want from Flamenco and it deserved every minute of its two standing ovations. Before the first standing ovation at the end of part I we enjoyed an intriguing fusion of ballet and flamenco. The dance had all the passion and […]

Ciclo Grandes Oyentes

The “Ciclo Grandes Oyentes” concerts have been a fantastic discovery and Saturday morning plan for families with “grandes oyentes”, that is, little kids – the real “great listeners” they refer to in their title. The British Spanish Society was delighted to be invited to attend this event, hosted by María Magdalena Sánchez Moreno, the 2023 […]

A delicious menu of delights from Extremadura awaits summer party guests

The 2024 BritishSpanish Society summer reception will again be held, with thanks to José Pascual Marco Martínez, Ambassador of Spain to the UK, at the Ambassador’s residence in London’s Belgravia on 25 June. We are delighted to announce that, in partnership with Alimentos de Extremadura, the region of Extremadura will be representing their regional dishes […]

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Cristina Álvarez-Campana

Jimmy Burns

Janin Campos

Helen Crisp

Roger Golland

Paul Graham

Dame Denise Holt

Javier Lánderer

Dame Mary Marsh

Charles Morgan

Lady Mª Belén Parker

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Mike Short

Jonathan Stordy

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