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Wales in London Spring Dinner, 26 May 2016, with guest speaker Dr Norbett Rottgen

Tuesday 10 May, 2016

Subject: What characterises the German political scene and what are the key issues of German Foreign Policy?
Location : St James’s Court Hotel, Buckingham Gate, London, SW1E 6AF
Date : Thu 26/05/2016 18:30 
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Price : £55 (to include dinner and drinks)
Payable By : Credit Card, Invoice

The evening is supported by Airbus Group.

Dr Rottgen is a member of Germany’s Christian Democratic Union, the Chairman of the Bundestag’s Committee on Foreign Affairs and formerly the Federal Minister of Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety for the German government.

Entertained will be provided by the young Welsh singer Steffan Hughes, a 21 year old tenor from Denbighshire. As well as having a rich folk music background, he is a trained classical singer. He has recently graduated with a First Class Bachelor of Music Degree (Hons) from Cardiff University, studying with the renowned Soprano, Gail Pearson. During his time there, he received the Sir Geraint Evans prize twice for outstanding vocal performances. Last year, as well as winning the Lady Herbert Lewis memorial Prize at the National Eisteddfod of Wales in August, Steffan was also a finalist in the Bryn Terfel Scholarship competition in October. His intention in the near future is to continue with his Vocal studies by applying for a place on a Postgraduate course at a Conservatoire.

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