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Chernobyl 35 years Commemoration 24th April 15:00pm with special guests Svetlana Alexievich and prominent Belarusian physicists

Dear Members and Friends, Please join us for a commemoration of the 35th Anniversary of Chernobyl nuclear disaster. Special guests of the Anglo-Belarusian Society will include: Svetlana Alexievich, Nobel Prize Laureate in Literature, 2015       Stanislau Shushkevich, the … Continue reading

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Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth II’s husband, has died aged 99

Condolence message The Council of the Anglo-Belarusian Society on behalf of its membership sends its deepest sympathy and condolences to Her Majesty the Queen on the sad loss of her husband, Prince Philip. The Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Philip, being a … Continue reading

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103rd Anniversary of the proclamation of independence of the Belarusian Democratic Republic

ASSOCIATION OF BELARUSIANS IN GREAT BRITAIN is pleased to invite members of the Anglo-Belarusian Society and all friends  to join a celebratory meeting to mark  the 103rd anniversary of the proclamation of Independence of the Belarusian Democratic Republic (25 March 1918) on Saturday 27 … Continue reading

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Mother Language Day celebration and AGM

On Saturday, 27 February 2021 an Annual General Meeting of the Anglo-Belarusian Society will be held at 2pm online via Zoom. The Anglo-Belarusian Society then cordially invites its members and friends to the Mother Language Day celebration with poetry readings and special guest appearances. Our annual Mother Language Day celebration will be organised … Continue reading

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2020 Kaliady and Batlejka in London (Christmas celebration)

Video All members and friends of the Belarusian community in Britain are cordially invited to the traditional Kaliady celebration organised by the Anglo-Belarusian Society on Thursday 31st December 2020, 12noon via Zoom. There will be the traditional, well-loved Batlejka (Belarusian … Continue reading

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Forthcoming events involving ABS (save the dates)

Round Table on Belarus Hosted by LSESU European Society, 26th November, 6pm ЗБВБ: Стагодзьдзе Слуцкага збройнага чыну, 28 лістапада а 14:00 Laying Flowers: Daily in London The Royal Scottish National Orchestra Digital Season concert (a tribute to the people of Belarus), 4 … Continue reading

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Annual Report of the Chairman of the Anglo-Belarusian Society for 2019

In 2019 the Society held an Annual General Meeting, celebrated our traditional annual events such as Mother Language Day, Kupallie, Kaliady and Batliejka. The Society also took part in the Fourth Annual London Conference on Belarusian Studies, commemorated 10th anniversary … Continue reading

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