Ambassador's Events

50 years of friendship – football match between the German and Israeli Embassies

13 May 2015 | German Embassy London
The teams of the German and Israeli Embassies

To celebrate 50 years of friendship between Germany and Israel, staff from both Embassies played a friendly football match on 12 May, the exact date on which diplomatic relations were agreed on in 1965.

Germany and Jersey sign double taxation agreement

7 May 2015 | German Embassy London
l-r: Senator Ian Gorst, Chief Minister of Jersey and Ambassador Peter Ammon sign the agreement

German Ambassador Peter Ammon and Senator Ian Gorst, Chief Minister of Jersey, have signed an agreement on Co-operation in Tax Matters and the Avoidance of Double Taxation with respect to certain Items of Income in London on 7 May 2015.

Exhibition by Peter Herrmann and Hans Scheib

7 May 2015 | German Embassy London
Painting by Peter Herrmann

To commemorate the 25th anniversary of German Reunification, the German Embassy London is showing the exhibition “English Red and Dove Grey” by East German artists Peter Herrmann and Hans Scheib.

A literary evening with Eugen Ruge

15 April 2015 | German Embassy London
Anne McElvoy and Eugen Ruge

Tania Freiin von Uslar-Gleichen, Chargé d’Affaires a.i., hosted an exclusive event with the renowned German writer Eugen Ruge, the journalist Anne McElvoy, the actor and voice artist Simon Kane and the literary translator Anthea Bell at the German Ambassador’s Residence in London on 14 April 2015.

Honorary Consul John Ryeland awarded Cross of the Order of Merit

24 March 2015 | German Embassy London
John Ryeland, Honorary Consul in Dover and Ambassador Peter Ammon

On 23 March 2015 John Ryeland was awarded the prestigious Cross of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany. The insignia of this outstanding award were presented by Ambassador Dr Peter Ammon at a special award ceremony at the Ambassador’s residence in London.