Swiss National Day - Celebrate 1 August in London
Celebrate 1 August in London
The Swiss in Church in London are now hosting an informal gathering to celebrate Swiss National Day.
There will be Swiss food and drinks, family activities and singing of the National Anthem. The programme will have a few surprises, so keep an eye out for 1 August news.
4-6pm: Family activities and coffee and cake
6-9pm: Traditional Swiss food and drinks, catered by Mosimann's and Alpine Wines
6.30pm: Speech by His Excellency Dominik Furgler, Swiss Ambassador to the UK
6.45pm: Singing of the National Anthem with Organist Peter Yardley-Jones
7pm: Live broadcast of the speech of President of the President of the Swiss Confederation, Doris Leuthard
Please note: We are expecting a high number of people and cannot guarantee immediate access, even for those who have signed up on Eventbrite. We advice to come early. First come, first serve! Alcoholic drinks will only be sold from 6pm.
Would you like to volunteer on the day? Get in touch with Carla
Bulletin info: The 2017 Committee could not recruit enough members to organise the usual Swiss National Day London festival to the same scale as the past 6 years. Take a look at the past years' events and find out more on the Swiss National Day London website. The committee are still looking for volunteers for next year - if you are interested, write to firstname.lastname@example.org giving some information about yourself and why you would be an asset to this hard working team?