Category Archives: Swiss Consulate in Cardiff News

Swiss writer Alexandra Lavizzari: ‘Und Harry?’ a novel set in Wales

Alexandra Lavizzari Und Harry?  A seven-year-old witnesses how her father is shot. Startled by the shot itself – it is hunting season in the Ticino – as, by the ensuing silence, she runs into the garden of the holiday house, … Continue reading

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Celebrate the Swiss National Day in Pembrokeshire

For the last 10 years Beat and Elisabeth Wehren have opened their lovely garden in Little Newcastle in Pembrokeshire for the Swiss, their friends and anyone else who wishes to celebrate the Swiss National day.

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WNO presents Swiss composer

WNO presents Le Vin herbé by Swiss composer Frank Martin Tuesday 4 April 7.15pm Venue Cymru, Llandudno Booking see here ‘sublimely sung… a vividly poignant marriage of music and theatre’ The Independent more…

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Electronic sign up of the Swiss Review

Electronic delivery of the Swiss Review Have you signed up for your electronic copy of the SWISS REVIEW? If not do it now. READ HERE

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Swiss 1st Advent in Swansea

Sunday 27th November 2016  from 2pm – 5pm This event is for all the family. To make it easy for Michele & Ruth , we would like to ask you to contribute to the buffet and bring something of the … Continue reading

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Swiss Youth Choir ‘Incantanti” from Chur sings in North Wales

An evening  of music performed by award-winning Swiss youth choir Incantanti from Chur in Southeast Switzerland,  following their debut performance in May at New York’s Carnegie Hall, USA and the William Mathias Music Centre Chamber Choir following their debut performance in … Continue reading

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Swiss Ambassador’s Award Concert 2016

FRIDAY 21 October 7.45pm at the Royal College of Music & Drama, Cardiff  This year’s award went to the NEXUS Reed Quintet, an exciting and innovative woodwind ensemble from Switzerland. NEXUS brings together five reed instruments: oboe, bassoon, saxophone, clarinet … Continue reading

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BREXIT: A Message from The Ambassador of Switzerland

As you may already be aware, the result of the UK referendum announced this morning was a vote in favour of the UK leaving the European Union (EU). Whilst it is uncertain how exactly the coming days, weeks and months … Continue reading

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Talk on Multilinguism in Switzerland at Cardiff University

    Friday 23 October 2015, 4pm Switzerland’s Ambassador to the United Kingdom, Dominik Furgler, gave a talk to Cardiff University students and other interested guests about Switzerland’s Multilinguism.   

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Swiss Ambassador’s Award Concert 2015

On Friday 23 October 2015 the Swiss Ambassador’s Award Concert took place at  Hoddinott Hall , Millennium Centre , Cardiff Bay This year’s musicians were: Viviane Chassot, Accordion   www.vivianechassot.ch David Pia, Cello                   … Continue reading

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