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Anglo Korean Society annual dinner

A reminder to Anglo-Korea Society Members to apply for their tickets for the annual dinner in the Houses of Parliament.

Houses of Parliament

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H.E. The Ambassador of the Republic of Korea, Chun Yung-woo
Dr Robert Hawley CBE

Sir Stephen Brown KCVO

Thursday 8th October 2009


Frank Cook M.P.

Member of the All-Party Britain-Republic of Korea Parliamentary Group, he has been striving to promote peace and encourage dialogue between representatives of both North and South Korea and to enhance the understanding among British parliamentarians. He was previously a Deputy Speaker in Westminster Hall and has been in the past Vice President of NATO Parliamentary Assembly for a full term. Currently he is a Rapporteur Genéral of the Defence and Security Council Committee of NATO-PA.

Guest Speaker
H.E. The Ambassador of the Republic of Korea, Chun Yung-woo

Mr. Chun Yung-woo was accredited to the Court of Saint James’s as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Korea on 29 May 2008. Before taking up his duties as Ambassador to the United Kingdom, he served as the Republic of Korea’s Special Representative for Korean Peninsula Peace and Security Affairs and, in that capacity, led the ROK Delegation in the Six-Party Talks. He joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade in 1977 and had Foreign Service postings to Paris, Rabat, Vienna and New York.

Reception 7.00pm Dinner 8.00pm at the Members Dining Room

Dress: Lounge Suits

The Society acknowledges the generous support from Hyundai Motor Co Ltd for this event.

A Guided Tour of the Houses of Parliament will begin at 6.00pm (duration approximately 45 minutes)

Non-members who wish to join the society should get their skates on. Visit the AKS membership page.

Members who have not applied for their tickets yet, download the application form here.

(automatically generated) Read LKL’s review of this event here.

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