Written by: Douglas Barrett  |  Posted on: 14th May 2022

British Korea Society Event to honour the Veterans of the Korean War at the National Army Museum 5th May 2022     The British Korea Society held an event to honour the Veterans of the Korean War on 5 May at the National Army Museum. […]

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Posted by: Lauren Barnes  |  Posted on: 29th April 2022

Beyond the Subtitle: what even the best translators can’t tell you A talk by Professor Jieun Kiaer and Loli Kim (with Q&A) Tuesday 10 May, 6:30 – 8:00pm via Zoom     Register via Eventbrite here: Beyond the subtitle   Some of the debates about […]

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Posted by: Lauren Barnes  |  Posted on: 12th April 2022

An Event to meet and honour Korean War veterans, National Army Museum and online, 5 May 2022   The British Korean Society, in collaboration with the National Army Museum, will hold an event on Thursday 5 May to show our appreciation of and to honour […]

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Written by: Douglas Barrett  |  Posted on: 11th April 2022

The Annual General Meeting of the British Korean Society was held at the Korean Cultural Centre UK on 28 March 2022.   After two years of virtual meetings it was great to finally be able to meet together as a group. Around 40 of us […]

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Posted by: Hannah Giles  |  Posted on: 26th February 2022

The AGM of the British Korean Society   This will be held on Monday 28th March 2022 at the Korean Cultural Centre UK Grand Buildings, 1 Northumberland Avenue, London WC2N 5EJ from 6.45pm for a 7pm start.   The AGM is open to paid-up members of […]

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Written by: Ian Simm  |  Posted on: 26th February 2022

At the second attempt, following postponement last November as COVID numbers started to rise, the BKS Annual Dinner took place in February with just over 100 members, friends, supporters and sponsors participating. We gathered in the Cholmondeley Room and Terrace at the House of Lords, […]

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Posted by: Hannah Giles  |  Posted on: 18th February 2022

Lecture-Tour: An introduction to Korean Buddhism and its Temples   Wednesday 2nd March 2021 6:30pm – 8:00pm via Zoom Speaker: Professor David A Mason   Register via Eventbrite     A brief history and introduction to the unique characteristics of Korea’s Buddhism and its ancient […]

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Posted by: Hannah Giles  |  Posted on: 4th January 2022

Annual Dinner at the House of Lords Cholmondeley Room and Terrace, London SW1A 0AA Thursday 17th February 2022 Starts at 7.00pm with a Reception and followed by Dinner 8.00pm to 9.30pm       Host Viscount Trenchard Hugh Trenchard, 3rd Viscount Trenchard DL, is an […]

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Posted by: Hannah Giles  |  Posted on: 3rd October 2021

***Please note that this event has been postponed. The House of Lords have cancelled all banqueting events. They have taken a decision on advice from UKHSA in order to protect core parliamentary business from an increase in Covid infections because of a serious Covid-related incident […]

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Written by: Douglas Barrett  |  Posted on: 26th September 2021

Chuseok – Korean Thanksgiving – is a wonderful time to be in Korea. The summer rains recede, and the skies are a vibrant blue. The leaves turn golden brown. The whole country takes to the roads, and railway stations are full as families reunite to […]

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