About us

The Anglo-Swedish Society of Gothenburg (Org No. 857200-0464) has the object of promoting cultural and other connections between English- and Swedish-speaking people. Members of any nationality who share our interests are welcome to join. The Society will celebrate its’ centenary in 2023 (1921-1923) – a little delayed by Covid. Below  is a brief power-point video of some high-points in the history of our Society. Which can also be found on YouTube. https://youtu.be/CBH3T7dZSDw


The officers of the Society for 2022-2023 elected at the AGM 2022 02 21 are:

  • Chair:         John Chaplin, john.chaplin@angloswedish.se
  • Secretary: Caroline Ashcroft
  • Treasurer: Birger Ekengren, membership@angloswedish.se
  • Committee members: Sharon Abrahamson, Shiela Andersson.
  • Proposed Activities to be decided for the new Committee
  • 100th Anniversary of the Society (probably in the Spring2023)
  • Get-together and treasure hunt in Slottskogen  July
  • Christmas Carols vegetarian buffet at Solrosen, with mince pies! + St Andrew’s Choir.
  • Book club – ELB(A) English language book club http://www.meetup.com/ELBexA/
  • Theatre visits –  including National Theatre Live at Bio Roy
  • Remembrance day and ANZAC

Bookings to events@angloswedish.se