20 Anniversary Reception

Reception and Supper / Dance to mark

The 20th Anniversary of the Handover

Friday 30th June

at 6.30 pm – 11.30 pm

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Artillery Gardens and The Prince Consort Room of the

Honourable Artillery Company (HAC), Chiswell Street, London EC1Y 4TW

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THIS EVENT IS NOW FULLY BOOKED

The Hong Kong Society will mark the 20th Anniversary of the Handover with the theme of “20 Successful Years”. There is much to celebrate: UK-HK cultural, trade and business relations continue to thrive and Hong Kong remains a welcoming and exciting place to live and work. The historic and special relationship remains strong and the SAR is flourishing.

The exact programme has yet to be finalised, but the outline is:

6.30pm: Outdoor Reception beside the Artillery Gardens (indoors if wet)
7.30pm: Beating Retreat
8.00pm: Lion Dance – Guests indoors to Prince Consort Room for supper
8.15pm: Speech by The Lord Patten of Barnes
8.30pm: Supper starts
10.00pm: Toast to The Hong Kong SAR and the future – The Lord Wilson of Tillyorn followed by Raffle Prize Draw
10.10pm: Short musical entertainment
10.25pm: Gurkha Pipers
10.30pm: DJ / dance music
11.30pm: Guests Depart

Raffle: A raffle will be run during the supper for extremely good prizes

Supper: Tables of 10 may be booked, but there will be no seating plans at the tables. Individuals/small groups will be allocated to suitable and welcoming tables.

Full evening Cost: (including drinks, supper, entertainment and dancing)

Either: 

Hong Kong Society Members – £85 per person
Non Members/Guests – £100 per person
Young members – £60 per person for fully paid up HK Society members aged 10 – 25 years (limited to first 20 applicants only)

OR        Book an entire table for £850 (table host responsible for full table payment)

Notes:

1. A limited number of tickets will be available for HKS members only (@£55 per person) for those who want to stay until after Lord Patten’s speech.

2.  A glossy event booklet will be produced: apply for advertising space.

3. No Society ‘Annual Dinner’ is planned this year – this is the celebration!

4. Booking is only confirmed once payment has been received and no later than 2 weeks before the event.

THIS EVENT IS NOW FULLY BOOKED. PLEASE DO NOT MAKE A PAYMENT UNLESS YOU HAVE MADE A PROVISIONAL BOOKING WITH THE OFFICE.

CONTACT communications@hkas.org.uk IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE PLACED ON THE WAITING LIST

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Hong Kong Society Members please contact communications@hkas.org.uk to book at members rate

 

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