Vice Chair Dr Orapin Dawson with Hon. Khun Abhisit Vejajitvaj, Prime Minister of Thailand
Vice Chair Dr Orapin Dawson with HE Quentin Quale, and students from Samaggi Samagom
13th -14th March 2009
The Anglo-Thai Society Chairman, David Fall CMG and Vice Chair, Dr Orapin Dawson were invited as guests of the Royal Thai Embassy at a special Reception in honour of the Thai Prime Minister, Hon. Khun Abhisit Vejajitvaj. The reception gave The Thai Prime Minister the opportunity to meet members of the Thai community living in the UK. Vice Chair Dr Orapin Dawson was personally introduced by HE Ambassador Khun Kitti to the Prime Minister and had the opportunity to discuss matters related to the Anglo-Thai Society activities with him.
Calendar of Events
Thursday 9th March
Monday 20th March
'Searching for Ali Wallace' a docu-drama film at the Overseas League. For more details please click here
Sunday 9th April
Songkran Festival at Buddhpadipa Thai Temple, Calonne Road, Wimbledon. Wat Buddhapadipa is unique in Europe. The only Thai temple in the UK purposely built in the Thai architectural style and a perfect place to celebrate Songkran in London. The programme of events includes the chance to make offerings to monks and enjoy Thai food and cultural performances on stage. Free entry, all welcome.
Tuesday, 16th May
Talk by David Hallmark on The Travels and Trials of an English adventurer Advocate in Thailand 1970-1971. Venue and booking details coming soon.