Ambassador's Events

Lunch discussion with Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann

13 February 2015 | German Embassy London
Lunch discussion at the Ambassador's residence

On 13 January, Ambassador Dr Peter Ammon hosted a lunch discussion with Bundesbank President Dr Jens Weidmann at his Residence on Belgrave Square.

The Hon Stephen Watson awarded Cross of the Order of Merit

11 February 2015 | German Embassy London
Stephen Watson and Ambassador Peter Ammon

Stephen Watson, chairman of the British-German Association (BGA), was awarded the Cross of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany by Ambassador Peter Ammon on 11 February 2015 in recognition of his extraordinary contribution to intensifying the ties between the UK and Germany.

Exhibition "Berlin – London: Contemporary Art by Women” at the German Embassy

6 February 2015 | German Embassy London
Berlin – London: Contemporary Art by Women

On 5 February the exhibition „Berlin – London: Contemporary Art by Women”, organised by the Ambassador’s wife Marliese Heimann-Ammon in co-operation with the Penz Art Collection Berlin, opened at the German Embassy.

Fellows of the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung visit the German Embassy

5 February 2015 | German Embassy London
Fellows of the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung in London at the German Embassy

On 5 February 2015, fellows of the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung studying in London visited the German Embassy to discuss British and European politics as well as career opportunities at the German Foreign Office with colleagues of the Embassy’s political department.

Embassy Talks Series: The German Energiewende in critical perspective

30 Januar 2015 | German Embassy London
Alpha Ventus offshore wind farm

The German Government decision to stop using nuclear power altogether by 2021 - known as "Energiewende" - has been the subject of much discussion, both in Germany and abroad. On 29 January, the Embassy’s Department for Economic Affairs, Energy and Global Issues hosted an event on this energy transition.