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kcwc - After Six in the City guests in the ‘Sunken Garden’ at Kensington Palace “Private Tour” of the Kings State Apartments

kcwc - “Treble Makers” singers at the June Annual General Meeting and Luncheon at Hurlingham Club, London

kcwc kcwc is an organisation of international and British women who want to enjoy everything London has to offer. It is an activity based Club where members can join in activities organised by fellow members who follow their passion and volunteer their time and skills to organise over 30 activities, from history and culture, art and design, tours and travel, special events, sports, languages, hobbies, book and lecture groups, to just having fun with like minded women who enjoy living in London. All members, especially working women, can enjoy evening activities including theatre, music and opera appreciation, life-styling, wine tasting, ‘After Six in the City’, and evening speakers. Each month from September to June there are General Meetings held at wonderful London locations with prestigious speakers, followed by an optional lunch at a local hotel or restaurant afterwards. The next General Meeting is on Thursday 8 October 2015, 9.30am-12.30pm at The Royal Geographical Society, 1 Kensington Gore, London SW7 2AR (closest tube: South 34

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Kensington or High St Kensington). The October Guest Speaker is Francelle Bradford White, Author of Andree’s War: How One Young Woman Outwitted the Nazis. From the fall of Paris in WW2 to its liberation, this is the real life story of 19 year old Andree Griotteray’s work as an underground intelligence courier during the war as told by her daughter, our speaker. The guest fee is £10, redeemable against membership if joining on the day. The November General Meeting is on Thursday 5 November, 9.30am-12.30pm, at The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL (closest tube: Chancery Lane). Our Guest Speaker is Felicity Aston, Call of the White: Eight Women from the Commonwealth Ski to the South Pole. The guest fee is £10, redeemable against membership if joining on the day. Save the date: Special ‘Christmas Bazaar’ and Music General Meeting on Thursday, 3 December at the Royal Geographical Social. kcwc also welcomes guests at their monthly Happy Hours and Coffee Mornings held at fabulous London venues, where non-members can come along for an informal chat over a

coffee or drink and enjoy the company of other international women in London. The next Coffee Morning is on Tuesday, 13 October at 10am at Valentina Café, 145 Notting Hill Gate, W11 3LB (closest tube: Notting Hill Gate). The next Happy Hour is on Monday, 19 October at 5pm at The Beaumont Hotel, 8 Balderton St, Mayfair, W1K 6TF (closest tube: Bond St). There is no need to pre-register to attend these events, and the cost is your own tab. Please visit www.kcwc.org.uk or email potential@kcwc.org.uk if you would like to learn more about kcwc. kcwc visit to Charles Spencer’s home at the Althorp Literary Festival, Northamptonshire

American in Britain Autumn 2015  

The Autumn 2015 issue features theatre reviews of Bend It Like Beckham, McQueen and Three Days In The Country; restaurant reviews of Smith &...

American in Britain Autumn 2015  

The Autumn 2015 issue features theatre reviews of Bend It Like Beckham, McQueen and Three Days In The Country; restaurant reviews of Smith &...

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