The United Kingdom has opened a new Government Office in Seattle to promote business, economic and political ties with Washington State.
England will be one of 12 international women’s teams participating in the International Rugby Board Women’s Sevens World Series on Feb 1 & 2 in Houston, TX.
Great Britain loves its food - and the rest of the world has a taste for it too. View all the sessions from the British Business Embassy Retail, Food & Drink summit herehttp://m.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL19C4432E7987404C
Music is GREAT - Emeli Sandé
Emeli Sandé shares her insights as to why music in Britain is great and what makes it uniquely special being a British artist.
On Sunday, June 3, in recognition of the 60th anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II’s reign on the throne, BBC AMERICA will present an entire day of specials and documentaries including the Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant airing live at 9:00am ET. Over one thousand boats of all shapes and sizes will assemble, beautifully dressed with streamers and Union Jacks, for a formal procession down the River Thames in preparation for Her Majesty The Queen.
The commemorative marathon leads up to the US premiere at 8:00pm ET/PT of The Diamond Queen. Andrew Marr presents a definitive analysis of Queen Elizabeth II’s reign with exclusive interviews with members of the Royal family including Princes William and Harry, The Duke of York and the Princess Royal.
On Tuesday, June 5, the celebration carries on with live Jubilee Day coverage including Service of Thanksgiving at St. Paul’s Cathedral. The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh, together with other members of the Royal family, will attend a service of thanksgiving at St. Paul’s Cathedral, which will be followed by a formal carriage procession.
Doctor Who’s guide to Cardiff
Matt Smith, star of the BBC’s Doctor Who series, takes you on a tour of his must-sees in Cardiff.