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Un penúltimo baile para la historia

2 July 2018

Nada será lo mismo después de ellos. “Cuando se retiren nos acercaremos un poco más a la muerte”, insiste en remarcar Jimmy Burns, el autor de Cristiano y Leo.   Panenka en conversación con Jimmy Burns.        

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BSS Scholarhip Programme 10th anniversary

28 April 2018

The BritishSpanish Society Scholarship Programme awards talented postgraduate students at top universities and academic institutions, supporting cutting-edge projects which contribute to the aim of our Charity and build stronger individual and institutional links between the United Kingdom and Spain. The BSS...

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Support the BSS Scholarship Programme

14 April 2018

The BritishSpanish Society Scholarship Programme awards talented postgraduate students at top universities and academic institutions, supporting cutting-edge projects which contribute to the aim of our Charity and build stronger individual and institutional links between the United Kingdom and Spain. The BSS...

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BSS Scholarship Programme 10th Anniversary

29 March 2018

The BritishSpanish Society Scholarship Programme awards talented postgraduate students at top universities and academic institutions, supporting cutting-edge projects which contribute to the aim of our Charity and build stronger individual and institutional links between the United Kingdom and Spain. The BSS...

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¡Feliz Año 2018!

27 December 2017

Que la vida os sonría Y todos los sueños se hagan realidad Paz, Unión, Alegría, Esperanza, Respeto, Confianza, Perdón, Amor, Solidaridad, Armonía, Salud, Sabiduría, Bondad, Dignidad, Paciencia, Gratitud, Amistad, Fe  

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We wish you a very merry Christmas!

13 December 2017

The Chairman & Board of Trustees of the BritishSpanish Society wish you a Happy Christmas, Felices Reyes y todo lo mejor para el 2018!   We are very grateful for your overwhelming interest and the huge support during 2017! 101...

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Full House at the British Council in Madrid

4 October 2017

The subject of the British Council and Word War II Spain drew a large audience to the British Council’s main premises in central Madrid on September 28th.   An enthusiastic  gathering of BSS expatriate  members and Spanish friends listened and...

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Barcelona

17 August 2017

On behalf of the Trustees and membership of the BritishSpanish Society, our thoughts and prayers go out to  the victims of  the  terrorist attack in Barcelona, those killed, those injured, and their family and friends. Todos juntos en profundo sentido...

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Summer Reception 2017

4 July 2017

Thank you so very much for your generous comments – we are chuffed!   Please share your feedback to help us improve. YOUR FEEDBACK MATTERS.   Wishing you all a very happy and restful Summer break.   The BritishSpanish Society...

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Grenfell Tower

16 June 2017

On behalf of the Board Of Trustees of the BritishSpanish Society, I would like to express our heart-felt sympathy for all those affected by the tragic fire which destroyed the residential block Grenfell Tower in Kensington, London, this week.  ...

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Remembering La Transicion

30 March 2017

BritishSpanish Society event in Madrid  by our social affairs correspondent Remembering Spain’s Transition to Democracy in film and comment was the theme of the BritishSpanish Society’s  latest encounter with its supporters  in Madrid on March 28th. A full-house registered for...

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El ejemplo de Churchill by Jimmy Burns

23 March 2017

A pocos pasos del terrorismo que ayer sacudió la ciudad de Londres esta una estatua de Winston Churchill,  corpulento en su abrigo de trinchera,  y con una mirada  enfocada y resuelta, toda una imagen de un pueblo que ha conocido ...

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Spanish Masters in the Heart of London

7 March 2017

A crisp Spring early afternoon sun casting its rays across Trafalgar Square provided the perfect prologue to the British Spanish Society’s latest exclusive visit to the National Gallery. Guided by lecturer Paul Pickering, of the BSS’s Executive Council, a group...

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Vuelve a casa por Navidad

28 November 2016

La BSS desea contar una iniciativa de la Fundación Vuelve a Casa – El Almendro. Una oportunidad para todos aquellos que estáis fuera de España ¿Queréis saber qué es? Atentos al siguiente ▶ vídeo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HXwdRLolJH4 Como habéis visto, por segundo...

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BritishSpanish Society, University of Wales Press and Iberian and Latin American Studies Series Prize application closing date extended until 30 November 2016

10 November 2016

Closing date extended until 30th November 2016. The BritishSpanish Society, in association with the University of Wales Press and Iberian and Latin American Studies Series, is pleased to announce this new award aiming to support research in Hispanic Studies and to provide a channel among researchers, academia and the...

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BRITISH COUNCIL ENTREVISTA A JIMMY BURNS

27 September 2016

21/09/2016 British Council ha publicado en su web una entrevista a Jimmy Burns, presidente de la British Spanish Society. En ella se reflexiona sobre el escenario que se ha abierto tras el pasado referéndum del 23 de junio y la...

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A very Spanish Battersea by Stephanie Kennedy

25 August 2016

Like London, Battersea is changing. Most strikingly of course, the iconic Battersea Power station has lost three of its towers, until, we are promised, the structure is resurrected into a sprawling residential and commercial hub. An impressive investment of £8...

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Jimmy Burns Marañon: HEALING THE RIFT

1 July 2016

From the Chairman of The BritishSpanish Society Dear Friend, I am aware that for many of our members  and supporters, not least Spaniards living in the  UK and British living in Spain , are living through a period  of uncertainty...

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FAITH MATTERS QUESTION TIME DISCUSSES BREXIT

17 June 2016

Farm Street Church in Mayfair, central London, was packed on Tuesday 9th June for a debate entitled: ‘Faith Matters Question Time – A Christian response to the EU Referendum’, chaired by Revd Lucy Winkett, Rector of Saint James Church, Piccadilly. The...

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