Linking and supporting Scandinavian societies
Since 1950
Linking and supporting Scandinavian societies
Since 1950
Linking and supporting Scandinavian societies
Since 1950
Linking and supporting Scandinavian societies
Since 1950
Linking and supporting Scandinavian societies
Since 1950
Linking and supporting Scandinavian societies
Since 1950
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Our members’ activities are listed below:

10 / 12 / 2023

Scottish Norwegian Society (Glasgow)

Norwegian Church Service, Kelvinside Hillhead Parish Church by Norwegian Priest Dag-Magnus Hopstock-Havgar.
11 / 12 / 2023

York Anglo-Scandinavian Society (YASS)

Sankta Lucia in York Minster with the Chorus Pictor Choir from Sweden.
12 / 12 / 2023

Anglo-Finnish Society

Finnish Christmas Lunch.
14 / 12 / 2023

Anglo-Danish Society

Christmas lunch at the Danish Church, with talk by Margith Pedersen on how Christmas is celebrated in Danish Churches around the world.
14 / 12 / 2023

Danish Church in London

Christmas Lunch.
10 / 01 / 2024

Scottish Norwegian Society (Glasgow)

Musical Interlude, hosted by Richard Powell.
16 / 01 / 2024

Norwegian Scottish Association

Food & Film Night: 'Out Stealing Horses’ (2019), directed by Hans Petter Moland, after a novel by Per Petterson.
25 / 01 / 2024

Danish Women in England

Illustrated talk by Mette Bodelsen (from the Glyptotek, Copenhagen), followed by lunch.
30 / 01 / 2024

Anglo-Swedish Society

Hasse Ekman and Ingmar Bergman in postwar Swedish cinema. (Free Zoom event.)
06 / 02 / 2024

Norwegian Scottish Association

Shipborne Subversives: towards a Viking History 'from below' with Dr Christian Cooijmans.
09 / 02 / 2024

Scottish Norwegian Society (Glasgow)

The 24th Oddveig Røsegg Memorial Lecture:  The Story of Bamse - by Author Dr Andrew Orr.
05 / 03 / 2024

Norwegian Scottish Association

Tarjei Vesaas and his work in context. Talk by Dr Anja Tröger.
13 / 03 / 2024

Scottish Norwegian Society (Glasgow)

Grieg, by Dr Sally Garden, Chair of the New Grieg Society.
09 / 04 / 2024

Norwegian Scottish Association

Sailing the North-Western Seaboard: Lerwich to Florø to Stokmarknes and back, An illustrated talk by Alistair Cant. A short GM will follow.
30 / 04 / 2024

Anglo-Swedish Society

01 / 05 / 2024

Scottish Norwegian Society (Glasgow)

Annual General Meeting.
17 / 05 / 2024

Scottish Norwegian Society (Glasgow)

Grunnlovsdag - 17. Mai - Norwegian Constitution Day: Procession & Celebrations in Edinburgh.
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Dates for your diary from the Royal Norwegian Embassy, UK:

Monday 20 November, Edinburgh:
The traditional Scottish Norwegian Advent Concert will take place in St. Giles’ Cathedral, Edinburgh at 7pm, featuring the Schola Cantorum of Edinburgh directed by Eric von Ibler, alongside musicians Sigrid Moldestad, vocal and fiddle, Roald Kaldestad, guitars, and Sigbjørn Apeland, organ and piano, from Vestland, Norway.

Tuesday 21 - Sunday 26 November, Brighton, London, Bristol, Birmingham, Leeds, Glasgow:
Rock-band-collective Sløtface are playing 6 dates in the UK.

Wednesday 22 November, London:
Beady Belle, the groovy Norwegian jazz band founded by Beate S. Lech, is performing at the renowned London jazz club Ronnie Scotts. Expect an energetic and hypnotic live performances, with a dash of real soul improvisation.

Friday 24 - Sunday 26 November, London:
Artist Kjell Folkvord is exhibiting as part of Delta House Studios' open studios weekend in Earlsfield.

Saturday 25 November, London:
Scandinavian folk musicians Erik Rydvall and Olav Mjelva join British violin virtuoso Max Baillie in Dalston as Lodestar Trio for a unique take on Baroque music. noisenight45 at The Jago is organised by Through the Noise.

Monday 27 - Tuesday 28 November, London:
Paal Nilssen-Love and Lean Left are back at Cafe OTO for a two-day residency. Nilssen-Love has established himself on the international scene as a powerful drummer with high energy and creativity.

Tuesday 28 November - Friday 1 December, Aberdeen, Edinburgh:
One of the UK’s top jazz pianists meets one of Scandinavia’s foremost guitarists. Tom Gibbs and Bjørn Solli join forces to play exciting originals and some of their favourite standards.

Thursday 30 November - Sunday 17 December:
The 'Buzz Aldrin of Norwegian rock', Bokassa, is touring the UK supprting hard rock veterans Theraphy? Check out the dates and venues here.

Friday 1 December, London:
Just in time for Christmas, Comedy-Horror film There's Something in the Barn from director Magnus Martens is coming to the UK, courtesy of Vertigo Releasing. In selected cinemas and digital streaming.

Friday 1 - Sunday 10 December:
Bergen punk band Blood Command is touring the UK. Find dates and venues here.

Monday 4 - Thursday 7 December:
Formed in 1993, Aeternus is one of Norway's most established death metal bands. In December they tour the UK, promoting their ninth album 'Philosopher'.

Wednesday 6 December, London:
The City of Oslo, in cooperation with The Nobel Peace Center and The Norwegian Embassy, invite you to mark this year’s Nobel Peace Prize, with one of Norway’s most exciting artists, Metteson, as part of their series 'Songs that Changed the World'. Register for your free ticket here.

Thursday 7 December, London:
As part of the annual lighting ceremony for this year's Trafalgar Tree from Oslo, rising star Metteson will be performing on Trafalgar Square. The ceremony begins at 18.00.
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Hyvää Aleksis Kiven päivää! Happy Aleksis Kivi Day!

Every year on October 10, the Finnish flag is raised in honour of author Aleksis Kivi (Oct 10, 1834–Dec 31, 1872), who wrote the first novel in Finnish. The anniversary of his birth is also celebrated as Finnish Literature Day.
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