Society News

The Anglo-Omani Society hosts HE Jonathan Wilks

Submitted on  05/11/2015

The Anglo-Omani Society was delighted to host His Excellency Jonathan Wilks, Her Majesty’s Ambassador to Oman at the Society on 14th October. In addition to speaking to the Society’s Board of Trustees and Vice-Presidents, His Excellency kindly agreed to take part in the Society’s recent series of interviews, all of which may be found on The Anglo-Omani Society YouTube channel.

The Anglo-Omani Society Review 2015 – 40th Anniversary Edition

Submitted on  13/10/2015

Re-dedication of the Sultan’s Armed Forces Memorial

Submitted on  11/05/2015

As notified in the SAF Association Journal, the SAF memorial at the National Arboretum (NMA) has fallen into disrepair and is to be replaced by a new one in green marble with the same inscription as the existing one. It will be located on the same site.

The rededication service will take place at the NMA on Thursday, 25th June 2015. The service will be conducted by the Reverend Colin Mclean and the Reverend Roger Bayldon, both former SAF members.

The service will be followed by a curry lunch in the Rose Room at the NMA.

The Anglo-Omani Society Library

Submitted on  22/12/2014

We are pleased to announce that The Anglo-Omani Society Library will open on 5 January 2015.



The Anglo-Omani Society hosts Omani Fellows from the John Smith Trust

Submitted on  03/12/2014

Coinciding with the 44th National Day of Oman, The Anglo-Omani Society was pleased to host the Omani Fellows Badriya Al Harrasi and Mayram Al Nasseri from the prestigious John Smith Middle East Rule of Law Fellowship Programme 2014 for an informal lunch and roundtable discussion.

The Anglo-Omani Society hosts lecture by HE Sayyid Badr Al Busaidi

Submitted on  21/10/2014

The Anglo-Omani Society was honoured to host His Excellency Sayyid Badr bin Hamad bin Hamoud Al Busaidi, Secretary General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Sultanate of Oman, at Le Méridien Hotel, Piccadilly on 16 October. His Excellency delivered an engaging speech, titled ‘Omani Views on Regional Issues’, to a mixture of Anglo-Omani Society members and guests.

The Anglo-Omani Society Review

Submitted on  21/10/2014

The Anglo-Omani Society is pleased to announce the launch of the first edition of its magazine ‘The Review’, which details the Society’s activities and events as well as providing material about different aspects of Oman’s history, development, and ongoing relations with Britain.

Omani British Lawyers’ Association Delegation

Submitted on  17/10/2014

The Anglo-Omani Society was proud to sponsor a visit of 25 Omani Lawyers to the UK organised by the Omani British Lawyers’ Association and the Omani Lawyers’ Association. 

The programme of the visit took place in London and Oxford, with a focus on ‘legal London’, and included trips to the Old Bailey, the Law Society of England and Wales, the Bar Council, the Takeover Panel and Oxford University Law Faculty.

Connecting Cultures

Submitted on  24/09/2014

The Anglo-Omani Society is pleased to promote an exciting opportunity offered by one of our partner organisations – Connecting Cultures.

Obituary of Michael Gallagher

Submitted on  15/08/2014

Obituary of Michael Gallagher, M.B.E., F.R.G.S., F.L.S.

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