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Direct flights to Czechia enabled again


With effect as of 23rd December 2020 until further notice, the return by air of below specified categories of persons from the territory of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is enabled. more ►

Consular Section: payments only in cash and office hours during the Christmas holidays

Please note that on 24.12., 25.12., 31.12. 2020 and 1.1.2021, the consular section of the Embassy of the Czech Republic in London will be closed. In case of an emergency, the office can be contacted at: +44 (0) 77 6968 2442 At the same time,… more ►

Conditions for entry to the Czech Republic valid from 18 December 2020


The Ministry of Health Protective Measure has been updated with new validity from December 18th until further notice. In case of arrivals from the countries that are not on the list of the countries with a low risk of COVID-19 transmission, a… more ►

Never Forgotten: Letter from Secretary of State Dominic Raab


On Monday, 14 December 2020, Ambassador Libor Sečka received a letter from the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, Dominic Raab. In the letter, D. Raab expressed his support for our "Never Forgotten" project and… more ►

The last Czechoslovak WWII veteran passed away


We are deeply sad to announce that on December 14, 2020, the last Czechoslovak World War II veteran living in the United Kingdom, Mr. Benjamin / Bedřich Abeles, passed away. Mr. Abeles was a member of the 311th bomber squadron ground technical… more ►

Lighting of Christmas candles in Brookwood


On 12 December, the Czechoslovak graves at Brookwood cemetery were again remembered for Christmas, in an informal event. The main organisers from „Free Czechoslovak Air Force (FCAFA)“ under the leadership of Mr. Tom Doležal were… more ►

Human Rights Day: breakfast with Belarusian opposition


On the occasion of the Human Rights Day on 10th December 2020, Ambassador Sečka invited representatives of the "Belarus Free Theater" (BFT) to his residence for breakfast. The Theater has been operating in exile in London for a long time and… more ►

Christmas Charity Fundraiser


Czech-British Chamber of Commerce is organising a Christmas Charity Fundraiser to help the Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) and specifically the children that will need to stay there during the Christmas time. The Fundraiser is organised in… more ►

17 November 1989 - 31 years of freedom


This year we commemorate 31 years since the fall of communism, when Czechoslovakia again became a democratic country. On November 17, 1989, at first a peaceful commemoration of the 50th anniversary of Nazi repression grew into a series of… more ►

National holiday on 17th November and closure of the Consular Section of the Embassy


We would like to inform our visitors that due to the national holiday of the Czech Republic on Tuesday, 17th November, the Czech Embassy in London, including the consular section, will be closed. Thank you for your understanding. more ►

Tribute for eighteen members of the 311th Czechoslovak Bomber Squadron in Tain


On 2nd November 2020 the Tain British Legion paid a tribute for eighteen members of the 311th Czechoslovak Bomber Squadron who died in carrying out the tasks of the Coastal Command, at the local church of St Duthus in Tain, in a far northeast of… more ►

Never Forgotten: cooperation with Czech National Football team players in London


On 3 November 2020, Ambassador Libor Sečka and Military attaché col. Jiří Niedoba, accompanied by Czech football players Tomáš Souček and Vladimír Coufal and their families, visited Pinner New Cemetery in the Harrow borough of London. In… more ►

CRISIS MEASURE: Only essential travel possible

Due to the critical epidemiological situation, the Czech Republic has instituted a crisis measure banning free movement of persons on the territory of the Czech Republic, effective October 22. more ►

Quarantine measures for travellers from the Czech Republic


The United Kingdom introduced quarantine measures for travelers from the Czech Republic on 29 August 2020. The travelers have to undergo quarantine for 14 days after their arrival in the United Kingdom. With just a few exceptions, all passengers… more ►

Commemoration for the fallen Czechoslovak airmen in Runnymede


On 28 October 2020, representatives of the Slovak and Czech Embassies in London and the Free Czechoslovak Air Force Associated ltd commemorated the victims of Czechoslovak airmen serving in the United Kingdom Royal Air Force during World War II… more ►