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Celebration Dinner in honour of our Patron H.M. Queen Margrethe II of Denmark

21 April 2022
DKUK events

Golden Jubilee Celebration in the presence of HRH The Duchess of Gloucester

Date
21 April 2022
Time
19:00 – 23:00
Venue
Gladstone Library, The Royal Horseguards
2 Whitehall Court
London
SW1A 2EJ
United Kingdom
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Dress code
Black Tie & Evening Gown and decorations
Price
Member: £175 Non-members: £235 DKUK YP Members: £100
Cancellation Policy
See below

Thank you!

Thank you very much to all who joined us and helped making the celebration dinner in honour of our Patron H.M. Queen Margrethe II of Denmark a marveleous event! We had a most joyeous evening, with only one slightly downside – it went way too fast!

Did you attend? If you did please do leave us your testimonial via link bottom of this page, or email us directly with your comments to Gunnar or Deanne – we really appreciate all comments!

For now enjoy the pictures from the evening here and again thank you!


It is with great pleasure that we are continuing the tradition of celebrating The Queen’s Birthday by hosting a dinner, in honour of our Patron Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark on occasion of her Birthday and this year, also her Golden Jubilee. 

Guest of Honour
Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Gloucester

We would like to invite you and your guest(s) to join us for this formal and enjoyable evening of celebration taking place in the stunning Gladstone Library at The Royal Horseguards amongst fellow members and friends!

Throughout the evening you will not only experience tremendous food and great company, but be prepared for some superb entertainment by British leading band The Alleycatz and a musical experience from a string quartet of musicians from the Marryat Players along with a very special military appearance by two soldiers from the Danish Royal Life Guards Tambourkorp.

An evening to enjoy and truly look forward to. We very much hope you and your guest(s) will be able to join us! 

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19:00
Champagne Reception

19:30Seated for Dinner










Music from the Royal Guards Tambourkorps

Welcome by Niels Ladefoged, Chairman, Danish-UK Association

3 course dinner including half a bottle of wine per person. Tea, Coffee & Petit Fours

Performance by string quartet from the Marryat Players
 
Music and dancing, with post dinner drinks
*Photo of Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark: Photographer Per Morten Abrahamsen and Wonderful Copenhagen
Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark
23:00Carriages


*Cash bar available for any additional drinks

*Photo of Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark: Photographer Per Morten Abrahamsen and Wonderful Copenhagen

We are delighted that two Soldiers (a Drummer and a Piper) from the Royal Guards Tambourkorps will be representing the Royal Danish Lifeguards to celebrate this special event and will perform traditional military and regimental duties

The Royal Life Guards Music Band is the foremost military band in the Danish Defence and the official regimental band of the Danish Royal Life Guards 

A string quartet of talented young musicians from the Maryatt Players group will entertain you with their compositions 

Violins: Leon Human and Anna Brown
Viola – Dominic Stokes
Cello – Joe Barker

They will be playing compositions from:

Mozart      Divertimento in D major, K136, first movement  Allegro  
Borodin    Quartet No. 2 in D major,  first movement Allegro moderato 
Piazzolla   Libertango 

After dinner, music and dancing by British leading band The Alleycatz

As a special consideration to the Danish-UK Association’s guests, the Royal Horseguards Hotel are pleased to extend the following rate:

  • Standard double room inc breakfast and vat – £255 (single occp) , £270 (Double occp)

Reservations: 

Rooms can be booked by emailing the Royal Horseguards directly at [email protected] providing the code DKUK210422 or calling 020 752 35062, option 1

Guest are required to call and book the room and provide their Credit card details when making the booking

A special thanks to the St. Ermin’s Hotel, for providing acommodation for the Danish Soliders.

Refunds up to 30 days before event

Please inform us of any food allergies and food intolerances by email to Deanne Lintorn

We welcome group bookings and offer tables of 10.  Please kindly contact Deanne at the DKUK office to book.

As a member privilege you are welcome to bring your guests at the member’s discounted rate.

Members can book a full table of 10 at member’s rate and in doing so may then bring non-members as their guests.

We welcome members of the Anglos-Danish Society. The Danish Church in London and the Danish Guards Association in the UK to participate on equal terms. 

For any specific questions, please call: +44 207 259 6795

Refunds up to 30 days before event. After that at the organisers descretion we can accept transfer of the ticket(s). Please email Deanne Lintorn in this regard.