Ambassador Ammon in Liverpool

Ambassador Ammon opens conference on "Digitalisation and The Future of Work"

On Tuesday, 14 November Ambassador Ammon opened the conference organised by the German British Forum on "Digitalisation and The Future of Work" in Liverpool. In the speech Ambassador Ammon highlighted the achievements and the challenges ahead for Germany's "Industry 4.0".

The German flag and the Union Jack in Berlin

Information for German citizens living in the United Kingdom

If you are a German citizen living in the United Kingdom, click here for more information and answers to the most relevant questions regarding the UK's formal request to leave the European Union.

Ambassador Dr Peter Ammon and his wife Marliese Heimann-Ammon

'Human' exhibition at the Ambassador’s Residence

On 16 November, Ambassador Dr Peter Ammon and his wife Marliese Heimann-Ammon hosted a private view of the exhibition 'Human' at their Residence.

German Embassy Career Fair 2017

German Embassy Career Fair 2017

The German Embassy Career Fair is back for 2017! After last year’s success, the Fair will again be held in collaboration with the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) on Monday 20 November 2017, 10 am – 4 pm.

Ambassador Ammon addresses Belsize Synagogue congregation

Ambassador Dr Peter Ammon addressed the congregation of Belsize Synagogue upon invitation of Rabbi Stuart Altshuler during the Synagogue's Kristallnacht Service on Friday, 10 November.

Hamburg

German economy grows 0.8 percent in third quarter of 2017

Germany's positive economic growth continued during the third quarter of 2017 with the gross domestic product rising by 0.8 percent, according to figures from the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis).

Remembrance Sunday

Members of the German Embassy London and the Defence Attaché Staff London mark Remembrance Sunday across UK

Members of the German Embassy London and the Defence Attaché Staff London participated in various memorial services on this year's Remembrance Sunday, 12 November.

Memorial in Leipzig

Commemorating the "Night of Broken Glass"

The date of 9 November 1938 is synonymous with fear and terror. On this night Nazi storm troopers (known as the SA) and the SS torched synagogues across Germany. The German government supports and promotes the remembrance of the "Night of Broken Glass".

Spurs BVB Competition

BVB vs Spurs Competition

To mark the Champions League tie between Borussia Dortmund and Tottenham Hotspur on 21 November, we’ve teamed up with BVB to give away a fan package.

German Christmas Markets in the United Kingdom

Clusters of wooden huts selling festive food and hand-made crafts are a long-standing tradition in Germany and are now firmly established as a quintessential part of the Christmas season in the United Kingdom as well. Our interactive map provides an overview of German Christmas markets taking place in the United Kingdom this year!

Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, speaking at the European Banking Congress 2013 in Frankfurt

Deutsche Bundesbank's Andreas Dombret speaks on current challenges in Brexit talks

On 8 November, Andreas Dombret, Member of the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, spoke at an event of the Atlantik-Brücke on current challenges in Brexit talks. Founded in 1952, the Atlantik-Brücke is a non-profit association based in Berlin which aims to deepen cooperation between Germany, Europe and America on all levels.

St Martin's Boys' Choir at the Willkommen BBQ, L'Anncresse

Guernsey, Sark & Biberach - Celebrating 20 years of friendship

Twenty years ago, the first acts of friendship and reconciliation between residents of Guernsey, Sark and the German town of Biberach took place. Chris Betley, German Honorary Consul to Guernsey looks at the array of initiatives and events that have been held in the subsequent two decades and how these have shaped friendships, developed special relationships and become an enjoyable part of his role as Honorary Consul.

Ambassador Peter Ammon

Ambassador Ammon's speech at Hertford College, Oxford on "German cooperation after Brexit - risks and opportunities?"

On 19 October, Ambassador Peter Ammon spoke at Hertford College, Oxford on "German cooperation after Brexit - risks and opportunities?". Read the Ambassador's speech in full below. Ambassador Ammon...

93-year-old Sunderland resident Mary Reid honoured for tending to German war graves for over 60 years

93-year-old Sunderland resident Mary Reid honoured for tending to German war graves for over 60 years

On 18 October, Sunderland resident Mary Reid was presented the Gold Cross of Honour, the German War Graves commission’s highest honour, in a ceremony at Castletown cemetery in recognition of her tending to German war graves for over 60 years.