the British Community Council, Lisbon

The British Community Council, Lisbon

Umbrella entity for organisations
with links to the British Community
in and around Lisbon


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Guided visit to the ‘Bairro de Madragoa’ Quarter of Lisbon

(Posted: 2016-10-11 | Organization: The British Historical Society of Portugal | Category: Member Reports)

On Friday, 23rd September the BHS had a guided visit to the ‘Bairro de Madragoa’ Quarter of Lisbon.

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International Group visit to Porto

(Posted: 2016-10-10 | Organization: Joint Events - RBC, IWP and Clube Alemão em Lisboa | Category: Member Reports)

 An early start was required when 39 Members of the Royal British Club, The International Women in Portugal and the German Society came together on the morning of 6th October for an overnight visit to Porto. Planned visits to the factories of Amorim & Irmãos and ECCO had been arranged for during the day, arriving at Porto in the early evening.

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Darte News Month by Month - September 2016

(Posted: 2016-10-03 | Organization: Projecto Darte | Category: Member Reports)

Dear all,

Please find attached our September Newsletter. The beginning of the 4th school year of Projecto Darte couldn't have been better.

Download the September 2016 Newsletter here (pdf file).

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IWP Open Day Record

(Posted: 2016-09-27 | Organization: International Women in Portugal | Category: Member Reports)

Open Day was a big success with a good time had by all. Thanks to all the volunteers that helped make it so. There were 210 attendees compared to 130 last year, with 44 new members (and a promise of more that didn’t have cash) in addition to 98 renewals on the day, with many already renewed and online renewals continuing. 50 more interest forms had to be copied to supplement the 200 printed and additional beverages were required to cater for a turnout which exceeded expectations. (www.iwpportugal.org)

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The British Community Council Celebrates it’s 75th Anniversary

(Posted: 2016-09-25 | Organization: The British Community Council, Lisbon | Category: British Community Council)

A reception to celebrate the BCC’s 75th Anniversary was held at the British Ambassador, Kirsty Hayes residence on Friday 16th September. 200 volunteers, representing twenty five of the BCC member organisations, were invited to thank them for the contribution they make to the community.

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IWP 25th Anniversary: A thank you note

(Posted: 2016-09-23 | Organization: International Women in Portugal | Category: Member Reports)

On Saturday 17th September, I was privileged to attend the Commemorative Cocktail to celebrate the 25th anniversary of IWP (International Women in Portugal) at the Inter-Continental Hotel in Monte Estoril. A most fitting venue: it was there that the inaugural meeting was held.

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International Women in Portugal - visit to Torre de Santo António de Cascais

(Posted: 2016-09-19 | Organization: International Women in Portugal | Category: Member Reports)

IWP visit to Torre de Santo António de Cascais - Thursday, 15th September 2016.

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International Women in Portugal - Visit to Kum Capi Carpets

(Posted: 2016-09-14 | Organization: International Women in Portugal | Category: Member Reports)

Guided Tour of the Kum Kapi Carpet Exhibition - Wednesday, 7th September 2016

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The Royal British Club Golfing Society Ernst Young Challenge

(Posted: 2016-09-11 | Organization: The Royal British Club, Lisbon | Category: Culture and Sports)

Monthly report of the Royal British Club Golfing Society - The Ernst Young Challenge.

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Darte News Month by Month - August 2016

(Posted: 2016-08-31 | Organization: Projecto Darte | Category: Member Reports)

Olá a todos,

Junto envio a newsletter de Agosto com duas notícias, apenas, mas que são de grande relevância para o Projecto Darte!

Obrigada por nos acompanharem,

Margarida Seruya Santos.

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