Posted by: Hannah Giles  |  Posted on: 14th February 2018

Seollal (설날) Celebration hosted by the Embassy of the Republic of Korea BKS Members Only Seollal (Korean Lunar New Year) is one of the most celebrated national holidays in Korea. To mark this special occasion, the Embassy of the Republic of Korea is kindly hosting […]

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Posted by: Cathy Kim  |  Posted on: 8th February 2018

The AGM of the British Korean Society This will be held on Monday 26th March 2018 at the Korean Cultural Centre UK Grand Buildings, 1 Northumberland Avenue, London WC2N 5EJ from 6.45pm for a 7.15pm start Further information and an Agenda will be circulated to members […]

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Written by: Derek Marsh  |  Posted on: 4th December 2017

The BKS held its Annual Reception in the House of Commons Terrace Pavilion on Wednesday 29 November. About 95 members and guests attended and enjoyed drinks and bowl food while networking. Our host, the Rt Hon Sir Edward Davey MP, began the evening by speaking […]

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Posted by: Cathy Kim  |  Posted on: 4th December 2017

We look forward to offering an interesting and varied programme of events for 2018, more information in due course.

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Posted by: Cathy Kim  |  Posted on: 4th October 2017

Annual Reception at the House of Commons Wednesday 29th November 2017,  7pm to 9pm, The Terrace Pavilion, London SW1A 0AA   Our Host: Rt Hon Sir Edward Davey MP Member (Lib Dem) for Kingston and Surbiton. Chairman of the All Party Parliamentary Group for the Republic of […]

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Written by: Derek Marsh  |  Posted on: 11th September 2017

  On September 6 the City law firm Addleshaw Goddard kindly and generously hosted a talk by Ms Agathe L’Homme from The Economist Intelligence Unit. Ms L’Homme spoke about economic trends in Asia to the year 2050 with particular reference to South Korea. She drew […]

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Written by: Ian Simm  |  Posted on: 27th August 2017

Through Their Eyes BKS Committee Member Seoyoung Kim is a curator at the Kingston Museum and she kindly offered members of the Society a special viewing of her latest project. Through Their Eyes brings together 20th century European artists’ views of Korea with contemporary perceptions […]

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Written by: Roger Jeal  |  Posted on: 26th August 2017

Southwark – The Tudor Pleasure Playground London south of the Thames often seems rather different from areas to the north and that was certainly true nearly 500 years ago. A dozen British Korean Society explorers covered a lot of ground between Southwark Underground and London […]

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Posted by: Cathy Kim  |  Posted on: 24th July 2017

BKS Diners in Kingston upon Thames Combined with a visit to the exhibition at Kingston Museum: “Through their eyes: depicting Korea and UK then and now” Thursday 17 August 2017, 6.00pm Seoyoung Kim, the Curator of the Kingston Museum, will be our guide for the tour of […]

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Posted by: Cathy Kim  |  Posted on: 13th July 2017

Guided Tour of Southwark - 6.30pm Tuesday 25 July 2017 Meeting point: Southwark Underground Station Southwark  - The Tudor Pleasure Playground ‘To avoid the displeasure of the City government, 16th century Londoners crossed the river in search of their 3 Pleasures: Pubs, Plays and Pretty Women!’ […]

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