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Remembering Roma victims of the Nazi genocide


On August 2, the anniversary of the annihilation of the Gypsy Camp in Auschwitz-Birkenau, representatives of the Embassy joined leaders of Czech Roma organizations in the UK and their friends in the Holocaust Memorial Garden in Hyde Park to… more ►

The Lidice Statue Project in Stoke-on-Trent


We would like to draw your attention to an interesting art project. Stoke-on-Trent is planning to place "Lidice Sculpture" in the city centre. The concept is simple: those who share the story of what happened and how the miners raised the… more ►

Contemporary Czech dancers in Edinburgh


If you are in the UK this August, Edinburgh is THE place to be. Especially for those who fancy unorthodox cultural events, contemporary art and mainly dance! more ►

Minister Vlastimil Picek visited the United Kingdom


On 28 June 2013 the Czech Republic Defence Minister, Mr Vlastimil Picek, visited the United Kingdom. During his visit he attended a remembrance ceremony at the Brookwood Memorial Cemetery to honour the memory of the Czechoslovak soldiers fallen… more ►

English College Summer Party 2013


The traditional summer reception for friends and supporters of the English College in Prague took place at the Czech Ambassador´s Residence in Hampstead on Tuesday 18 June in the presence of H.E. Michael Zantovsky, Ambassador of the Czech… more ►

Lidice - A Light Across the Sea Premiere in London


The London premiere of the documentary Lidice – A Light across the Sea which was held at the Czech Embassy on June 20. The event was organised by the Embassy and the film-makers from Inspired Film and Video. Among the distinguished guests of the… more ►

Czechs in Scotland


Czech Republic, along with other EU countries, presented their national charms at a fair held on May 9 on St Andrew Square in the heart of Edinburgh. The Europe Day was organized by the Delegation of the European Commission. more ►

Václav Havel Human Rights Prize


In March 2013, the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe in cooperation with the Václav Havel Library and the Charta 77 Foundation launched the Václav Havel Human Rights Prize. The Prize will be awarded each year to reward outstanding… more ►

Ambassador Žantovský visited Scotland


On May 6 – 7, Ambassador Michael Žantovský visited Scotland. During his visit he met with the First Minister of Scotland, Mr Alex Salmond; with the Lord Provost of Edinburgh, Mr Donald Wilson, and with the Vice-President of the Scottish… more ►

Czech Embassy at CFAB charity fair 2013


On May 14 -15, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea organized 54rd international charity fair. Czech Embassy in London was among 75 participating embassies offering their traditional products. The aim of the project is to support children and… more ►