Embassy of the Czech Republic in London

česky  english 

Advanced search

The Czech National Trust launches in London

trust

The Czech National Trust was officially inaugurated on 18th June 2014 at a formal dinner at the Reform Club in London, attended by HE the Czech Ambassador Mr Michael Zantovsky, representatives of Parliament and the Czech Government, and many… more ►

Memorial to the Czechoslovak Legionnaires

pamatnik

On 15 June, members of the Office of the Defence Attaché of the Czech Embassy and the authors of the project to build a memorial to Czechoslovak legionaries met with Mark Francois MP, Minister of State for the Armed Forces, at the National… more ►

Czech Republic at the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict

nasili

The Czech Republic participated in the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict that was held in London on June 10 – 13. The Czech delegation was chaired by Ambassador Michael Žantovský. more ►

"Invest in the Czech Republic" launch

invest_1

During his visit to the United Kingdom on May 29 - 30, the Czech Foreign Secretary Mr Lubomír Zaorálek attended the launch of the publication "Invest in the Czech Republic". The event was held at the Czech Embassy in the presence of more than… more ►

Jaroslav Hašek and his fortunes in the World War

svejk

Date: 12 June 2014  Venue: Czech Embassy 26 Kensington Palace Gardens W84QY London

The Czech writer Arnošt Lustig said that Joseph Heller once told him that he could not have written Catch-22 without first reading Hašek’s Švejk. In Hašek’s bitterly funny tale, a crazy state bureaucracy… more ►

Minister of Foreign Affairs Lubomír Zaorálek visited London on 29 - 30 May

hague

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic Mr Lubomír Zaorálek visited London on 29-30 May during which he had a working lunch with UK Foreign Secretary William Hague. Minister Zaorálek also met with Gareth Thomas MP, Shadow Minister… more ►

Nicky's Birthday Party

nicky

On May 19, Sir Nicholas Winton celebrated his 105th birthday at the Czech Embassy in London with his family, friends and some of his “children” and their families. more ►

The Life and Times of Franz Kafka

franz_kafka

Date: 05 June 2014  Venue: Czech Embassy 26 Kensington Palace Gardens W84QY

Peter Zusi (UCL), Susan Reynolds (British Library), Věra Koubová (Goethe Institute Prague) and Carolin Duttlinger (Oxford University) will talk about Franz Kafka, his work and his times. more ►

Happy Birthday Sir Nicholas

nicholas

On May 19, Sir Nicholas Winton is celebrating his 105th birthday. He saved 669 children, most of them Jews, from the Nazis by organising a total of eight trains from Prague to London. He also helped to find foster families for the refugees.… more ►

Czechoslovak soldiers honoured in Westminster Abbey

abbey

On the occasion of their visit in London, Mr. Daniel Herman, the Minister of Culture of the Czech Republic, and Mrs Miluše Horská, Vice President of the Czech Senate, together with H.E. Michael Žantovský, the Czech Ambassador, honoured the… more ►

Czech Embassy for charity

charita_1

On May 13 – 14, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea organised 55th international charity fair. Under the auspices of Ms Jana Žantovská, Ambassador’s wife, the Czech Embassy in London was among 75 embassies offering their traditional products… more ►

Brookwood 2014

brookwood_3

On 11th May, families and friends of Czech and Slovak soldiers and airmen fighting in the Second World War met at Brookwood Memorial Cemetery to commemorate the 69th anniversary of the Victory in Europe Day. more ►

Future Forces Exhibition in Prague

future_forces

The FUTURE FORCES Exhibition & Conference 2014 (FF14) is a follow-on event of the Future Soldier exhibition project that has been successful for many years. Held for the eleventh time in 2014, it will host the largest-ever meeting of… more ►

Czech Embassy will be closed on May 1 and May 8.

closed

We would like to inform that due to the Czech Republic public holidays, the Embassy in London including its Consular section will be closed for public on Thursday May 1 and on Thursday May 8. We apologize for any inconvenience. more ►

The Life and Times of Karel Čapek

capek

Date: 15 May 2014  Venue: Czech Embassy 26 Kensington Palace gardens W84QY London

90 years ago, Karel Čapek described his experience of travelling through the UK in his enchanting book “Letters from England”. To recreate his journey, a number of enthusiasts will travel in the then… more ►