Anglo-Swedish Society

Mar 16, 2017 by

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ABOUT THE SOCIETY

Founded in the aftermath of the First World War, the Anglo-Swedish Society was established to foster greater understanding and friendship between Britain and Sweden. The continued strong bond between these two nations has allowed the Society to evolve into a non-profit organisation that promotes intellectual and cultural crossover by organising prestigious events and supporting scholarships of the arts.

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Members of many nationalities and all ages come together to enjoy original cultural events, often in spectacular environments. The Society’s music, dance, fashion and art scholars often feature and there is always a chance to mingle and make new friends.

Become a member today via angloswedishsociety.org.uk

Read our interview with Chairman Alexander Malmeus here (in Swedish).

Annual Event: VALBORG 

VALBORG: Earlier this year, the Anglo-Swedish Society will celebrate Valborg on the Thursday preceding the Bank Holiday weekend in the gorgeous ballroom of the Savile Club on Brook Street. Guests enjoyed drinks, a traditional three-course meal, snaps & punch songs and a musical interlude by the Society’s scholars.

PUNSCH BALL:

Anglo-Swedish Society will be hosting their annual Punsch Ball on the 11th November!

The 2017 Punsch Ball will be held in William Gladstone’s magnificent library in the Royal Horseguards Hotel. Drinks and a 3-course dinner will be accompanied by music by the Society’s scholars. Guests will sing snaps and punsch songs and dance into the night. Black tie. We’ll see you there!

 

 

Anglo-Swedish Society – Punsch Ball 2012

The fifth annual Swedish Punsch Ball saw a return to the Hurlingham Club. The Chairman and Council of the Society welcomed 200 members and guests to a masked ball. Performances were given by the Society’s current music scholars, Tim Hansson Meng (viola) and Angelika Eklund (soprano). After dinner, dancing went on into the small hours.