The British soldiers died in Italy during the Second World War


Calenda, Morris, Trombetta, Willets


Conversation with Sir Tomothy Laurence


The British Embassy’s new onlide radio station

Welcome to Il Club

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A very special relationship, lasting 20 centuries, unites Italy and the United Kingdom

We believe in common values. Those that laid the foundations for democracy and the rule of law

Brexit must never destroy our close connection

Absence makes the heart grow fonder

Fedor Dostoevskij

16 October 2018

Europe, United Kingdom and Brexit

Rome, 15/10/2018 In the Villa Wolkonsky in Rome, British Ambassador’s Residence, the fifth issue of Il Club magazine was presented. On the same occasion, a talk was held on “Europe,…

5 July 2018

Il Club remembers Stephen Hawking

Roma, 05/07/2018 In the Sala Aldo Moro, Chamber of Deputies in Rome, the fourth issue of Il Club magazine was presented. On the same occasion, a talk was held on…

1 July 2018

Lloyd’s. Il Club at the historic London head office

Exclusive LLOYD’S HISTORIC HEAD OFFICE IN LONDON What are dozens of artefacts, paintings and relics of legendary figures, such as Nelson and Churchill, along with relics of memorable events, such…

15 June 2018

Il Club in London

The number of Italians living in the United Kingdom is estimated to be over five hundred thousand. As His Royal Highness Charles, Prince of Wales, told us when he visited…



So Brexit does not us part


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