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Since 1950
Linking and supporting Scandinavian societies
Since 1950
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Since 1950
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Since 1950
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Since 1950
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Since 1950
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What’s On

CoScan’s next AGM will take place in London 2017.

PROGRAMME

  • Friday 5th May, early evening – welcome reception and early evening presentation.
  • Saturday 6th May, morningvisit to Greenwich Park. Lots to see and do, including deer park, flower gardens, rose gardens, Elizabeth’s oak, the Queen’s bath, (and more), wonderful views across the Thames, plus the Royal Observatory and the meridian line. There’s also a cafe.
  • Saturday 6th May, (around noon) Stroll down into Greenwich for lunch – lots of choices, including the traditional Pie & Mash and Fish & Chips.
  • Saturday 6th May, afternoon Guided tour around the Royal Naval hospital and visit to the Cutty Sark.
  • Saturday 6th May, eveningCoScan Dinner at Reyna, a mediterranean restaurant not far from the hotel.
  • Sunday 7th May, morningCoScan AGM at venue just around the corner from the hotel.
  • Sunday 7th May, afternoon farewells and return home. If anyone is interested a short tour around some of the historic/interesting local sites could be arranged.

For further information contact secretary@coscan.org.uk. Please note that the booking deadline has now passed.

 

Our members’ activities are listed below:

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02 / 04 / 2017

Performances by Frigg

Embassy of Finland culture pick: Finnish fiddlers Frigg will be performing in various venues 29 March - 2 April.
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03 / 04 / 2017

Photography Exhibition @ Purdy Hicks Gallery

Embassy of Finland culture pick: 10 Mar-3 Apr. An all-Finnish photography exhibition to commemorate Finland100. Artists are Santeri Tuori, Sandra Kantanen, Milja Laurila, Ulla Jokisalo and Anna Reivilä.
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04 / 04 / 2017

The Norwegian Scottish Association

Tombs with a View. Dr Susan Buckham of Edinburgh World Heritage shines light on the hidden graveyard treasures of the capital, and her work in bringing them to life!
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06 / 04 / 2017

Manchester Swedish Group

Swedish-speaking meetup in the bar at the Premier Inn, Manchester.
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11 / 04 / 2017

Northants Anglo-Scandinavian Society

Jane Isaac - Crime Fiction Writer: "The Many Faces of Fiction". Jane Isaac is a local crime writer - creator of DI Will Jackman and DCI Helen Lavery.
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17 / 04 / 2017

The Moomins at Kew Gardens

Embassy of Finland culture pick: From 1 to 17 April join the Moomins for a botanical adventure at Kew Gardens. Families can expect an exciting activity-packed day out as these beloved creatures from the celebrated Scandinavian tales come to Kew for the first time.
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18 / 04 / 2017

Anglo-Norse Society Oslo

Guided tour around Oslo's old city (Gamlebyen). The popular Oslo guide Iori Roberts will be showing us around. A fee of kr 50 will be collected prior to the start of the tour. 5 pm start.
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20 / 04 / 2017

Manchester Swedish Group
Aimed at those that would like to practise conversational Swedish.

Swedish meetup at 7:00pm in the bar at the Premier Inn, Manchester
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25 / 04 / 2017

Anglo-Norse Society, Oslo

Guided tour around the old city (Gamlebyen) learning new and surprising things about the history of this special part of Oslo. Meeting point at Grønland T-Bane station, 5 pm.
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04 / 05 / 2017

Manchester Swedish Group

Swedish-speaking Meetup
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12 / 05 / 2017

Northants Anglo-Scandinavian Society

Annual Dinner. The Red Lion, East Haddon.
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17 / 05 / 2017

The Norwegian Scottish Association

Norway Day - 17. Mai Dinner. Our Norwegian National Day Dinner will be held on May 17th at the Royal Scots Club, 29 Abercromby Place, Edinburgh.
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18 / 05 / 2017

Manchester Swedish Group

Meetup in the bar at The Premier Inn, Manchester
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23 / 05 / 2017

Northants Anglo-Scandinavian Society

Annual General Meeting. The meeting will be followed by a very interesting talk by Jens Buus on his visit to the Himalayan birthplace of the Dalai Lama; the ancient Zhang Zhung Kingdom of Tibet, annexed by China in 1950.
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23 / 05 / 2017

Anglo-Norse Society, Oslo

Talk by Eirik Brazier. Brazier, Norwegian/English historian, author and public speaker, is also advisor to the Norwegian Ministry of Defence. He will give an illustrated talk on his book "Gale Britiske Generaler" - Mad British Generals.
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13 / 06 / 2017

Anglo-Norse Society, Oslo

An exclusive invitation for ANS members to attend a talk on the history of The Cunard Line. Followed by finger food and sparkling wine. "First come first served", limited to 40 people. Please contact Society directly.
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20 / 08 / 2017

Adventures in Moominland @ Southbank Centre

Embassy of Finland culture pick: Climb into and get lost inside the surprising world of Moominland! Please note that this is a guided tour which must be booked in advance.
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05 / 09 / 2017

Anglo-Norse Society, Oslo

Cheese/Wine/Quiz/Raffle. Frogner Kirkestue at 7 pm. The immensely popular event opens the Autumn/Winter season. Donations to the raffle, large or small, new or old will be gratefully appreciated, as will the buying of lots of raffle tickets. The cheese and wine are free of charge.

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CoScan / Confederation of Scandinavian SocietiesI was there and it was a brilliant evening. Great atmosphere.

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Sunday 12 March

Sandi Toksvig, the Danish-British comedian, writer and presenter was delighted and honoured to be presented with CoScan's prestigious International Award of 2017. She accepted this in front of an audience of nearly 3,000 people at the Royal Festival Hall.

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Sunday 12 March

Lunch concert in the church by a choir from Punkaharju (nr Savonlinna)
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