Kazakhstan Ambassador at London Embassy

HE Erlan Idrissov, Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan

Foreign affairs talk at Embassy with Chairman and Officers of the Kazakhstan All Party Parliamentary Group: Chairman, Bob Stewart MP, Officer Lord Sheikh and Kazakhstan Trade Envoy Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne.

High Commissioners' Christmas Reception

The Rt Hon the Baroness Chalker of Wallasey spoke about post Brexit: it will mean a lot of business opportunities across the Commonwealth. On 1st January 1973 UK joined the European Community.  She believes we still want a working relationship. "We have to make the Commonwealth sing". 

Stanley Johnson and Kompromat

Stanley Johnson spoke about his new political thriller, Kompromat, at a delightful evening with dinner at Franco's, St James's.

At the sell-out CFCC October dinner at Franco’s, guests and members were treated to a wonderfully enjoyable evening in the company of Stanley Johnson.

House of Lords Diplomatic Party

The Annual Diplomatic Party hosted  by The Rt Hon Lord Howell of Guildford was a great success yesterday with members and diplomatic  guests engaged in animated networking while enjoying views from the Terrace of the House of Lords.

Diplomatic Garden Party

A good number of diplomatic corps graced the CFCC Annual Garden Party this year. Sir Ronald Halstead CBE, President, spoke as did Lord Sheikh:  he was brought up in Kenya and Uganda and can speak 7 languages.  He arrived penniless in the UK.