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Japan Society Book Club – The Sound of Waves by Yukio Mishima

Japan Society Book Club – The Sound of Waves by Yukio Mishima

‘Of such classic design its action might take place at any point across a thousand years’ – San Francisco Chronicle Set in a remote fishing village in Japan, The Sound of Waves is a timeless story of first love. It tells of Shinji, a young fisherman and Hatsue, the beautiful daughter of the wealthiest man […]

The Japan Society Golf Tournament 2013

The Japan Society Golf Tournament 2013

The Japan Society’s Annual Golf Tournament, for the Asprey and Garrard Plate, is due to take place at Essendon Country Club on Wednesday 12 June, with a shotgun start at 9.45 am. The format will be Stableford and players have to be ready by 9.15 am for transport to their allocated tee-offs. The all in […]

The Road to Recovery: lunchtime lecture by Lori Henderson, Executive Director BCCJ

The Road to Recovery: lunchtime lecture by Lori Henderson, Executive Director BCCJ

How was the British business community in Japan affected by the March 2011 earthquake, tsunami and ensuing nuclear incident? How did it respond to developments in Tohoku? And, how did the British Chamber of Commerce in Japan (BCCJ) become a conduit for relief and reconstruction activities throughout the stricken region? Lori Henderson, Executive Director of […]

Trooping the Colour – Special seats at the Major General’s Review

Trooping the Colour – Special seats at the Major General’s Review

One of the great annual sights in London is the Trooping the Colour ceremony on Horse Guards Parade in Whitehall on Her Majesty’s Official Birthday. All available Foot Guards, Household Cavalry and King’s Troop Royal Horse Artillery march past Her Majesty starting at 11.00am. The event will close at approximately noon. The Society has arranged […]

London United Korean Fan Club

London United Japanese Fan Club