Anglo Chilean Society

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We are a non political non religious society. We aim to increase the awareness of Chile among the people of the UK and to advance the knowledge and understanding of its people history, language, literature, institutions, folklore, culture and current way of life.

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How to See Two Total Solar Eclipses in Chile on the Path of Totality

Published February 20th, 2018 in news

JAMIE CARTER FEBRUARY 17, 2018 If you were lucky enough to be in the narrow path of totality last August when a total solar eclipse passed over the United States, you know that seeing a total solar eclipse requires a lot of planning. It also takes luck. This phenomenon occurs just about once every 18 months — but the South American...

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In southern Chile, a strong devotion to land and water

Published February 16th, 2018 in news

Photo: Tourists viewed the translucent crystal-blue waters of the Saltos del Petrohué, a collection of waterfalls east of Lago Llanquihue in Chile. The setting evoked a primitive world out of a movie. Southern Chile, a magnet for adventure-seekers, provides plenty of thrills even for casual tourists. By Miguel Otárola Star...

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Watch “Chameleon” film

Published February 7th, 2018 in news

If you didn't have the chance to watch this magnificent film, the DVD has been released ! Summary Paula and Paulina, an affluent lesbian couple, are sharing a final day together at their beachfront summer home in Santo Domingo. But the unexpected arrival of Gaston, a young guest from the previous night's party, interrupts their...

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Emirates Launching Flights To Santiago As Of July 2018

Published February 3rd, 2018 in news

Emirates has just announced a new route that will be their new farthest destination from Dubai (about 9,200 miles away), though the route won’t be nonstop. Emirates will be launching 5x weekly flights between Dubai and Santiago via Sao Paulo as of July 5, 2018. Emirates already operates daily A380 flights to Sao...

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Formula E title race heats up for Sam Bird as championship heads to Chile

Published February 3rd, 2018 in news

With just four points separating the top two drivers, Formula E's first race in Chile could be crucial when it comes to deciding who lifts the title come the end of the fourth season. Virgin Racing's Sam Bird sits behind championship leader Felix Rosenqvist on 50 points ahead of the Santiago race and the Briton is keen to continue his run...

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Chile creates five national parks over 10m acres in historic act of conservation

Published February 3rd, 2018 in news

- Ex-CEO of Patagonia firm donates 1m acres of private land - President Bachelet signs ‘unprecedented’ measure into law Chile has created five sprawling national parks to preserve vast tracts of Patagonia – the culmination of more than two decades of land acquisition by the US philanthropists Doug Tompkins and Kristine McDivitt...

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We are Building a Map with Araucaria’s Locations in UK. Send us your Photo.

The Anglo Chilean Society would like to build a map with the location of all the Araucarias in London. We invite you to send us your photo indicating the specific location to with the subject "London's Araucarias" In the meantime we invite you to read a short history of how our tree came to the UK. Riddle of how...

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Annual General Meeting for 2017

Monday, 26th February 2018 at 6:45 PM
37-41 Old Queen Street, London, SW1H 9JA

          AGENDA: Chairman's opening remarks Apologies for absence To approve the minutes of the last AGM Chairman's review of the year To...

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50th Anniversary of Queen’s Chilean visit – Exhibition

Thursday, 8th November 2018 at

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Mining Conference

(Date to be confirmed)


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COLLECTIVE POSSIBILITIES An exhibition of new work by 10 emerging artists

From Wednesday, 28th February 2018 to Tuesday, 6th March 2018 at 10:00 AM
Art Academy Space The Old Newington Library 155 Walworth Road, Elephant & Castle London SE17 1RS

Collective Possibilities is an exhibition coming to the old Newington Library in Elephant and Castle, London, this March. The exhibition features 10 emerging artists who’ve been studying on the...

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London premiere of the Chamber Cantata ‘CANTO GENERAL SIGLO XXI’

Thursday, 8th March 2018 at 7:00 PM
Bolivar Hall of the Embassy of Venezuela, 54 Grafton Way, London W1T 5DL

by Miguel Córdova with the poetry of Pablo Neruda A new music piece with the poetry of Pablo Neruda travels the world: the chamber cantata CANTO GENERAL SIGLO XXI by Miguel Córdova, which...

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Investing in Latin America: ‘Protecting your investments’

Thursday, 8th March 2018 at 6:00 PM
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP, Exchange House, Primrose St, London EC2A 2EG

In a post-Brexit world, Latin America is likely to present British investors with significant new opportunities for growth and expansion. Drawing on the extensive experience of leading UK based...

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