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The Anglo-Swedish Society of Gothenburg was founded in 1920. Its object is to promote and further good relations and understanding between English- and Swedish-speaking communities. For more information write to info@angloswedish.se   We can also be found on facebook: AngloSwedish Gothenburg

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Membership costs only 150:- per year – Please email membership@angloswedish.se with your name, email and postal address and details of your payment to the – Anglo-Swedish Society – , plusgiro 242700-3

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When Harry wed Megan

Today is the day!  Congratulations to the happy couple.

Announcement Of Prince Harry's Engagement To Meghan Markle

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St Andrew’s Church Bazaar and African choir concert – Saturday 26th May

Bazaar starts at 11:00am and continuing through the afternoon. This year in addition to the various stalls and food sales there will be music in the Church from the African Choir as well as organist Stephen Craige and Classical Guitarist Vanja Prosavic from Croatia.

Vanja will also present a more formal concert of various works both ancient and modern at the Church at 19:00 hours and admission will be 100 SEK. Cash of Swish.

 

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Theatre in English – Fri 25 May 19.00

moon is downThe Moon is down
By John Steinbeck performed by Craic! Theatre production

John Steinbeck wrote The Moon is Down in 1942, at the zenith of WWII. He believed that people, essentially, are the same everywhere and that the themes of oppression and resistance are perennial. The play explores the psychological effects of occupation on both the people and their conquerors. The story is testament to Steinbeck’s belief in the importance of each individual: the idea on which democracy is founded. Free people cannot be conquered for long and democracy, like the moon, would only temporarily be down.

Performance date: Friday, the 25th of May at 19:00

Place:  Teaterhuset, Mölndal.

Write to: events@angloswedish.se if you are interested in joining us.   Cost 100:-

 

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ELB(A) English Language Book club

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We meet in Haga  approximately once per month.

If you want to join the book club please go to our MeetUp page http://www.meetup.com/ELBexA/. Despite a large number of members on MeetUp we are usally about 8 to 10 people at any one meeting. We usually discuss the book for about one hour and then ‘fika’.

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Theatre from England – NT Live

nt-live-hero-image-templateGroup visits to theatre events at Bio Roy –  we are usually a group of about 12 people.

Discounted seats for members.

 

 

ntlive fall 2018 season

A new season starts in September – keep an eye on this page for details.
Memebers sign up via our GoogleDocs EVENTS PAGE  (http://tinyurl.com/ASwS-events) or contact John at events@angloswedish.se
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Brexit townhall UPDATE meeting

 

NOV 16,  17:30

The AngloSwedish Society of Gothenburg and the Society for Intenrational Affairs  hosted the second Gothenburg Brexit Update Town Hall meeting 16 Nov 2017

The Deputy Head of Mission at the British Embassy Mr Aidan Liddle presented the latest information concerning the Brexit negotiations and the steps the British Government is taking to ensure a continued close relationship between the UK and Europe.  The discussion was moderated by Post Doc Fellow Olof Larson and there was plenty of opportunity for questions from the audience.

 

UK nationals in the EU: what you need to know.

Advice-for-british-nationals-living-in-europe      Last updated: 8 December 2017

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If you want a little bit of England we recommend Fish and Chips – there are two food trucks in Gothenburg.

Why not try Robert’s Taste of Britain

Roberts taste of Britain

Serving Fish and Chips, Burgers and Chicken Curry.

Robert gets about – have Food Truck will travel – best to visit his facebook page to find out where he is at them moment: https://www.facebook.com/robertsbrittishfood/

Robert also beings a taste of Britain to the Gothenburg British Club.

 

You can’t buy happiness but you can buy fish and chips …. come and find both in Kungstorget.

simons fish n chips_sm Simon’s  Kungstorget Fish and Chips! is now open to offer you ‘happiness’,  or fish ‘n’ chips or both.

You can also get a real British banger from Korv United at Magasinsgatan 17 , Gothenburg.

This is the only place in town where you will find genuine Taylors & Jones British style sausages!! 

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