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Meeting with air enthusiast Ladislav Hančár

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On 17th March 2017, the Czech Defence Attaché Colonel Jiří Svatoš met with air enthusiast and amateur historian Mr. Ladislav Hančár. more ►

War veteran Col. Zbyšek Nečas - Pemberton celebrated his 96th birthday

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On 6th March 2017, the Czech Colonel Zbyšek Nečas - Pemberton Ret., a former member of the RAF 68th Night Fighter Squadron, celebrated his 96th birthday. more ►

Rededication Ceremony of Lidice Memorial in Coventry

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On Holocaust Memorial Day, 27 January 2017, a short church service and ceremony were held in Coventry during the rededication of the Memorial that was built in the city centre in 1954 as a tribute to the people of the Czech village Lidice who… more ►

Jan Palach commemoration

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On 19 January 2017 the Czech charity Velehrad London organised a remembrance service to commemorate the sacrifice of Jan Palach on the anniversary of his death. more ►

Defence Attaché pays a visit to Czech World War II veteran Col. Miroslav Liškutín

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On 20 December 2016, the Czech Defence Attaché Colonel Jiří Svatoš visited Colonel Miroslav Liškutín, a former member of the RAF 312 and 313 fighter squadrons. more ►

Pre-Christmas Lunch for War Veterans

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On Saturday 17 December 2016, the Defence attaché of the Czech Republic to the United Kingdom, Colonel Jiří Svatoš, organised a Christmas gathering for Czechoslovak WWII veterans. more ►

Debate of the V4 countries ambassadors at King's College London

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On 5 December 2016, a panel discussion titled "The Visegrad Group and the post-brexit Europe" was held at King's College London. The audience were students and members of the general public, including journalists and expatriates. more ►

Annual British Czech and Slovak Association Dinner

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On 25 November 2016, the British Czech and Slovak Association (BCSA) held its traditional annual dinner, which was attended by representatives of the Czech and Slovak Embassies. more ►

Defence Attaché met Czech World War II veteran Colonel Zbyšek Nečas-Pemberton

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On 9 November 2016, the Czech Defence Attaché Colonel Jiří Svatoš visited a former member of the RAF 68th night fighter sqn. Colonel Zbyšek Nečas-Pemberton. more ►

Minister Zaorálek met with the UK Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs

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Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic Lubomír Zaorálek met with Boris Johnson, Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland on November 11, 2016. UK Foreign… more ►

Free Czechoslovak Airforce Association memorial ceremony at Brookwood

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On Sunday 30 November 2016 the Commemoration linked with the anniversary of foundation of Czechoslovakia on 28 October 1918 organised by the Free Czechoslovak Airforce Association (FCAFA) took place at the Czechoslovak Memorial in Brookwood… more ►

Defence Attaché congratulated war veteran on her birthday and laid flowers at the graves of Czechoslovak RAF fighter pilots

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On 8 October 2016, the Czechoslovak WW2 veteran Mrs Anděla Haida (born Beníčková) celebrated a wonderful life anniversary, 103 years. more ►

War veteran Col. Arnošt Polák celebrated his 93rd birthday

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On 21st September 2016 Colonel Arnošt Polák Ret., a former member of 311th Bomber Squadron, Royal Air Force, celebrated his 93rd birthday. During the Second World War he served as a flight radio operator and gunner. more ►

A dream came true. War hero general Boček flew Spitfire again

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On 21-22 July 2016 a set of Battle of Britain commemoration events took place at the Biggin Hill Airport and the London RAF Club. The organisers* and participants commemorated the heroism of Czechoslovak fighter pilots and the other allied… more ►

76th Anniversary of Czechoslovak Brigade in Cholmondeley

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On July 9th 2016 the annual Service for the Czechoslovak Legionaries who were stationed at Cholmondeley in 1940 took place at the Czechoslovak memorial in Cholmondeley Park, Cheshire. more ►