The BritishSpanish Society is continuing to make every every effort to ensure that the charity continues as best it can to meet its cultural and educational commitments. In the spirit of engagement with our members and supporters I would like to welcome you to Puentes, the first edition of a digital/ e-newsletter written and designed […]
“London Diary” by Jimmy Burns OBE Friday the 13th March It’s been a week of relative normality compared to other big cities hit by a more advanced stage of the virus. We seem to still be in semi-crisis mode, with the emphasis on self-containment rather than draconian enforcement. A phoney war while others elsewhere in […]
La exposición “El bulldog y el toro”, comisariada por el periodista y escritor Jimmy Burns Marañón OBE, muestra en el Instituto Cervantes de Mánchester, la relación de Churchill con España desde sus días como joven soldado en Cuba hasta sus últimos años como turista durante la década de 1950.
This will be the first blockbuster exhibition in the UK of the late Spanish painter Joaquin Sorolla (1863 – 1923) for more than a hundred years. Blanca is co-curator in collaboration with Chris Riopelle, Curator of post-1800 Paintings at the National Gallery.
By Jimmy Burns Who’s better: Ronaldo or Messi? Ask any football fan and they’ll have an opinion. For the best part of the last decade football has seen a personal rivalry unlike any seen before. Cristiano and Leo. This is their definitive story, from children kicking a ball halfway around the world from each other […]