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Condolence book to open in Wellington and Auckland

Tuesday, 6 June 2017, 11:15 am | British High Commission

A Book of Condolence for the victims of the London Bridge attacks will be opened at the Australian High Commission, 72–76 Hobson Street, Thorndon , Wellington on the following hours: More >>

The British High Commission is Coming to Whangarei

Thursday, 1 June 2017, 10:32 am | British High Commission

British High Commissioner, Jonathan Sinclair and his team will be taking a mobile British office on a nationwide tour - alongside the British & Irish Lions. More >>

Condolence book to open

Wednesday, 24 May 2017, 12:11 pm | British High Commission

A Book of Condolence for the victims of the Manchester Arena Bombing will be opened at the Australian High Commission, 72–76 Hobson Street, Thorndon, Wellington on the following hours: More >>

Jonathan Sinclair on the triggering of Article 50

Thursday, 30 March 2017, 4:45 pm | British High Commission

Yesterday, the UK government, acting in accordance with the wishes of the British people, began the process for leaving the European Union. More >>

Condolence book to open

Friday, 24 March 2017, 3:22 pm | British High Commission

A Book of Condolences will be opened at the Australian High Commission, 72-76 Hobson Street, Thorndon, Wellington on Monday 27 March between 10am – 12pm and 2pm – 4pm. More >>

Australian High Commission Becomes Crowded House

Tuesday, 10 January 2017, 3:26 pm | British High Commission

The British High Commission offices in Wellington remain closed for remedial works. With the agreement of the Australian Government, the full British High Commission is now operating out of a space in the Australian High Commission at 72-76 Hobson ... More >>

British High Commission Temporarily Closed

Tuesday, 22 November 2016, 9:38 am | British High Commission

Following an inspection by engineers this morning, damage from the recent earthquakes has been discovered in the British High Commission in Wellington. More >>

UK Minister for Asia Pacific Alok Sharma visits New Zealand

Wednesday, 9 November 2016, 9:27 am | British High Commission

Alok Sharma will arrive in Auckland today as the first UK minister to visit New Zealand since the EU referendum. More >>

Battle of the Somme – Free centenary screenings

Friday, 9 September 2016, 10:59 am | British High Commission

In 1916, during the Battle of the Somme, two cinematographers risked life and limb to bring the world the first ever documentary footage of war. More >>

World’s voices put the Bard centre stage

Tuesday, 23 August 2016, 12:19 pm | British High Commission

The way Shakespeare resonates in the lives of five luminaries from around the globe is the subject of the Living Shakespeare series going live onMonday 5 September across BBC World Service’s multilingual output, on BBC World News television and the website ... More >>

Brits should register to vote in EU Referendum

Friday, 29 April 2016, 4:40 pm | British High Commission

On the 23rd of June 2016, the United Kingdom will vote to either remain inside or to leave the European Union. More >>

Changes to Tier 2 Visas

Wednesday, 30 March 2016, 5:21 pm | British High Commission

FCO Press Release: Changes to Tier 2 Visas On 24 March, the UK Government announced changes to Tier 2, the migration route for those undertaking skilled work in the UK. These changes are in response to the Migration Advisory Committee’s review ... More >>

FCO Press Release: Foreign Office Minister visits NZ

Thursday, 18 February 2016, 11:44 am | British High Commission

FCO Press Release: Foreign Office Minister visits New Zealand Prosperity and security are top of the agenda for Hugo Swire, who will travel to Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch in an official visit to New Zealand. More >>

Foreign Office Minister visits New Zealand

Thursday, 18 February 2016, 10:49 am | British High Commission

Prosperity and security are top of the agenda for Hugo Swire, who will travel to Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch in an official visit to New Zealand. More >>

The Royal Navy’s HMS Protector in Christchurch

Wednesday, 20 January 2016, 10:18 am | British High Commission

The Royal Navy’s HMS Protector in Christchurch as part of historic Southern Ocean patrol The arrival of HMS Protector, a specialist ice patrol ship, in Christchurch today is a powerful demonstration of the close cooperation between the UK and New ... More >>

British Council Announces Shakespeare Lives

Thursday, 23 April 2015, 12:07 pm | British High Commission

NZ will participate in Shakespeare Lives , an unprecedented global programme of events and activities celebrating Shakespeare’s life on the occasion of the 400th anniversary of his death in 2016. More >>

Great Britain welcomes NZ Ebola commitment

Monday, 17 November 2014, 4:06 pm | British High Commission

The New Zealand government decision to deploy 24 volunteers to Sierra Leone to help combat Ebola is very welcome, said British High Commissioner Jonathan Sinclair. More >>

Britain and Germany join for Armistice Day commemoration

Tuesday, 11 November 2014, 5:32 pm | British High Commission

Britain and Germany have joined together for a special Armistice Day commemoration at Parliament this evening (Tuesday Nov 11). More >>

NZ Infrastructure leaders head to UK

Monday, 3 November 2014, 4:16 pm | British High Commission

More than 30 infrastructure leaders are on their way to the UK to explore best practice in integrating urban intensification and infrastructure. More >>

UK Olympics Infrastructure Lessons Shared with NZ Leaders

Saturday, 23 August 2014, 11:52 am | British High Commission

The man responsible for delivering the London Olympic complex on time and one billion pounds under budget - Sir John Armitt – was in New Zealand this week. More >>

   

 
 
 
 
 

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