Engagement with students at KCL ahead of the UK-France Summit / Entretien avec des etudiants au KCL en amont du Sommet franco-britannique

2nd February 2023
Ahead of the UK-France Summit in March, the Franco-British Council engaged with students at King’s College London discuss the Summit themes. En amont du Sommet franco-britannique en mars, le Conseil franco-britannique s’est entretenu avec des étudiants du King’s College de Londres sur les thèmatiques du Sommet.

RAF Brize Norton Young-Local Leaders visit / Visite de nos Young-Local Leaders a la RAF Brize Norton

3rd November 2022
Yesterday, our Franco-British Young Leaders and Local Leaders visited RAF Brize Norton in Oxfordshire. / Hier, nos Young et Local Leaders ont été accueillis sur la base militaire de la Royal Air Force Brize Norton dans l’Oxfordshire.

Soirée-débat sur la politique intérieure franco-britannique, 13 Octobre 2022 / Evening debate on franco-british domestic politics, October 13th 2022

14th October 2022
Hier soir, le Conseil franco-britannique a organisé une soirée-débat sur les « Regards croisés sur la politique intérieure française et britannique » animé par des journalistes politiques français et britanniques. Yesterday evening the Franco-British Council organised a debate on “Different views on French and British domestic politics” moderated by political French and British journalists: Quentin Dickinson,

A statement from our Co-Chairs following the death of Her Majesty The Queen / Déclaration de nos co-présidents suite au décès de Sa Majesté la reine

12th September 2022

Discussion on “Paris: A divided capital” documentary / Discussion sur le documentaire : “Paris, une capitale divisée”

7th July 2022
On 7th July 2022, the Franco-British Council hosted an online discussion with Local Leader Christopher Amedu about his documentary, “Paris: A Divided Capital” which examines the effect of the African diaspora on French culture and the current rise of populism in France. You can watch his documentary on YouTube here https://youtu.be/OQ3kG2Soz3M Le 7 juillet 2022, le

Welcome breakfast with some of the new Entente Cordiale scholars / Petit-déjeuner de bienvenue pour les nouveaux boursiers de l’Entente Cordiale

5th July 2022
Today the Franco-British Council and the Higher Education, Research and Innovation Department welcomed some of the new Entente Cordiale scholars to the French Embassy in the UK before they head to study in France. Le Conseil franco-britannique et le Département de l’Enseignement Supérieur, de la Recherche et de l’Innovation ont accueilli aujourd’hui à l’Ambassade de

Young Leaders – Day Four / Quatrième jour

18th June 2022
The fourth and final day of the Young and Local Leaders programme began with a visit of the Courtauld Gallery and meeting art historian Professor Sarah Wilson. The programme ended as Young and Local Leaders attended the Commemoration Ceremony for the Appel du 18 juin at the statue of General Charles de Gaulle. Le quatrième

Young Leaders – Day Three / Troisième jour

17th June 2022
On the third day of the Young and Local Leaders programme, the group travelled to Oxford and was welcomed at All Souls College at the University of Oxford by Catriona Seth FBA, MAE, Fellow of All Souls, marshal Foch Professor of French Literature. The group later discussed international criminal justice with Theodor Meron, past judge

Young Leaders – Day Two / Deuxième jour

16th June 2022
On the second day of the Franco-British Young and Local Leaders Programme, the group travelled to Portsmouth to visit HMS Queen Elizabeth, aircraft carrier, aboard which they were welcomed by Rear Admiral Steve Moorhouse and discussions bringing out the strength and depth of cooperation between Europe’s two naval powers ensued. The day ended with a

Young Leaders – Day One / Premier jour

15th June 2022
On the first day of the Franco-British Young and Local Leaders 2022 Programme, Young and Local Leaders were welcomed at the Wellcome Trust by Gerrit van Rossum, Chargé d’affaires at the French Embassy. The day continued with a visit to Parliament where the group met with The Rt Hon Stephan Crabb MP, Bim Afolami, Leo