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On his recent visitto Seattle, British Ambassador Peter Westmacott met with important business partners, Washington Governor Jay Inslee and enjoyed a tour of Boeing’s 737 Assembly facility in Renton, spoke with business leaders at the BABC PNW aerospace conference, and saw first hand the work of the new UK Government Office in Seattle. More photos ›
Photos by: Robin Twyman, British Consul at UK Government Office Seattle. Follow him on Twitter: @RobinTwyman
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Bastille visits the British Embassy in Washington
Deputy Ambassador Patrick Davies (a massive music fan) hosted British band Bastille on Saturday 28 September at the embassy, as part of the band’s first US tour. The band played an acoustic set, including their hit “Pompeii,” for a Music is GREAT concert. More photos ›
Little known fact: The Beatles visited the embassy in 1964 and there is footage of them in some of these very same spots.