NEWS

Rich Hall at ElectionFest
Rich Hall stars at ElectionFest: the weirdest US election CAN be fun!

Webinar Sep 26, 2016: new type of account for Americans abroad

Shakespeare’s Globe, Saint Omer First Folio, First UK Showing

Sulgrave Manor George Washington portrait surprise

American International Church new minister arrives

Space Archaeology: you can do it

American Civil War Veteran Grave Dedication on UK

Fairford B-52s

Memorial Day at Brookwood in Surrey

Crepe City: Groovy Sneakers in London

Chilcot Report: Tony Blair post-Iraq

Obama to young people: you can change the world

New US Bank Account for Expats

London's Bern-ing: Bernie's brother Larry in London

American Boy Meets Transatlantic Bone Marrow Donor

Budget: A Summary For Expats

UK Election: Sir Robert Worcester's View

American Joins Royal Marines for Charity Adventure
US expat Keith Breslauer became the only civilian to participate in a Royal Marines charity kayaking challenge non–stop across the English Channel.

Water Management?
Carol Gould's father supervised the dredging of America's waterways – and would have been shocked by Britain's recent floods.

The Timberline Column
The new blog from the US Embassy in London gives in-depth responses to the issues of the day. A recent Timberline Column is called 'Working Together (Or Not)'.

Program for UK Students to try US education
The US-UK Fulbright Commission reports on the Sutton Trust's US summer school program

Ambassador Barzun Arrives
Matthew Barzun, the new US Ambassador to the UK, has arrived. A warm welcome from The American.

The Sutton Trust expands program for UK Students to try US education
Jamie Dunn, Communication Officer and Educational Advisor at the US-UK Fulbright Commission, reports on the Sutton Trust's US summer school program

Same-gender Couples granted Visa Equality
Secretary of State John Kerry's London Embassy visit included an announcement that visa applications for homosexual couples will be treated the same as for heterosexual couples.

Civilians Invited To Marine Vet Charity Events
Your chance to join Marine veterans for two very different events, normally not open to 'civvies,' and do some good for charity.

Royal Baby Congratulations From President and First Lady
The President and Mrs Obama sent this message to The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge: "Michelle and I are so pleased to congratulate The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on the joyous occasion of the birth of their first child. We wish them all the happiness and blessings parenthood brings. The child enters the world at a time of promise and opportunity for our two nations. Given the special relationship between us, the American people are pleased to join with the people of the United Kingdom as they celebrate the birth of the young prince.
The official announcement outside Buckingham Palace. Photo: Sarflonfdondunc

Bunnies Celebrate Independence
What are these patriotically-attired Playboy Bunnies doing outside the US Embassy? Read on...

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