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DKUK Annual Christmas Lunch 2022

9 December 2022
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Christmas is coming...

Date
9 December 2022
Time
11:30 – 16:00
Venue
Gladstone Library, The Royal Horseguards
2 Whitehall Court
London
SW1A 2EJ
United Kingdom
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Dress code
Festive Casual
Price
Members: £135 incl. VAT Non-members: £165 incl. VAT + eventbrite fee
Cancellation Policy
See below

It is all about traditions, surprises, festive spirit and good company – The Annual Christmas Lunch 2022 is on – and you are all hereby invited!

The Annual Christmas Lunch is by tradition set for the second Friday of December this year, the 9th and we have changed the venue – There will be surprises – and who knows there may be presents if you have been good. You, the membership and friends of the association are for sure in good company and together we will get the festive spirit going – including the snaps and beer of course.

Bring clients, friends and colleagues – and enjoy the day together. Book your seat now and then you have nothing to think about till then.

We look forward to seeing you there,

The DKUK Christmas-elves

  • Programme
  • Testimonials
  • Attending
  • Partners
  • Raffle
  • Sponsorship Opportunities
  • Gallery

11.30 Registration and welcome drinks

12.00 Call to Lunch

12.15 Welcome and Pakkeleg

12.30 Christmas lunch, including

  • A scrumptious lunch with many offerings, including popular Christmas dishes from Denmark, including the barbaric Viking favourites of pickled herring, rye bread and Ris à l’amande. (Vegetarian options are available too – but do let us know in advance if you have special dietary requirements)
  • A large bottle of Snaps per table of 10
  • 3 beers per person or half a bottle of wine (more can be acquired on a cash bar basis)

15.15 Close of Bar

15.45 End of Lunch – well it is a lunch and this is getting close to dinner time

Many good people from all walks of life attend the Annual Christmas Lunch, young, old, individuals, groups of friends, company colleagues, company stake holder and clients. They all make it their lunch party, and together create a unique atmosphere of joy, fun and laughter.

When you have signed up, your company if you listed it when signing up will be displayed here. No private attendees will be listed, nor individual names in general, but we can guarantee if you are a frequent attendee you will see familar friendly faces, and make great new acquaintances.

Secure your seats now by clicking “Sign up” or call the office +44 (0) 207 259 6795 if you have any questions!

Attending companies of 2022

Aarsleff Ground Engineering Ltd
API Marine ApS
BDB Pitmans LLP
Birkwells Law Ltd
Coloplast
Danbrit Holdings Limited
Danfoss
Danske Bank
DSV
docStribute Limited
ebl miller rosenfalck
EBS Business Solutions
Eikon Management Ltd
Entreprenör Limited
EP Consult Energies
Flying Tiger
Freeths LLP
FTI Consulting LLP
Gowling WLG (UK) LLP
Grundfos
Imperial College London
introD-UKtions
IPM Global Mobility
Jessen and Co
Krogh & Partners Ltd
Kromann Reumert
Ladefoged Business Services
LK Law LLP
Mikkeller
Novicell UK
Novo nordisk
Oakhill Europe Ltd
Ørsted
PeopleHR
Planet One Point Five 
Pulse Collective
Seafresh Group
SEB
St Ermin’s Hotel
Taki Tax and Finance Ltd.
The Open University 
Tryg Garanti
TWM Solicitors LLP
UHY Hacker Young
Viking Invest Ltd
VisitDenmark

Raffle tickets can be purchased in advance on Eventbrite or can be purchased on the day via cash or credit card.

1 x ticket £5

6 x Tickets £20


The proceeds of the Raffle will be donated to our chosen charity, the Eve Appeal

The Eve Appeal is the preferred charity of the Danish-UK Association.

The Eve Appeal has always had a strong link with the Danish-UK Association. The charity was born out of a collaboration with between Peter Vagn-Jensen and Professor Ian Jacobs, two men who have both been deeply affected by gynaecological cancers in their lives.  Peter’s wife Lone, was the first Managing Director of the Danish-UK Chamber of Commerce.


Thank you very much to everyone who has donated a price to our raffle! It is very much appreciated.

This is a great audience to be in front of – with around 200 attendees of management and influencers from some impressive global brand companies and leaders in each their industry.

You get the branding – we the association get to use your strong support making it an enjoyable afternoon for the membership and friends.It is a joint effort that makes it great.

We are looking for:

  • Official Event Sponsors
  • Supporting Event Sponsors
  • Entertainment sponsors
  • Raffle sponsors
  • Snaps sponsors
  • Beer Sponsors
  • …well really any kind of sponsorship

Please consider it! Please contact Events Manager Deanne for more information.

Images from the 2022 Christmas Lunch

How was it you ask? Here are a few comments on the Christmas Lunch of 2022. Leave your comments too please via link further down.

This was my first DKUK Christmas lunch. The venue was superb and I thoroughly enjoyed the food, company, entertainment and games. Many thanks to Gunnar for being a fun host!.

Amanda Lathia, TWM Solicitors

Without doubt the best event of the year – so much fun! A great way to spend time with friends and meet new people.

Stuart Thomson, CWE Communications

A great event with super food and great company. The new Venue was excellent and we look forward to booking again next year. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to DKUK

Anthony Fisher, Danske Bank

My second year attending this superb event…….this year we brought along our management team to celebrate a successful year…..they loved it ! Thank you to the DKUK team for creating such a super Danish Christmas atmosphere….

Mike Burke, Flying Tiger Copenhagen

A fabulous afternoon with everyone, great spirt and seasonal fun. This was my first and it was a superbly organised event. Good fun games and wonderful food. Thank you. Can’t wait to do it again.

Daniel Scott, Danfoss

What a great experience. First attendance and certainly not the last. Fantastic venue, authentic food and drinks. Extremely well organise event. Well done DKUK, it was stellar. Happy holidays to all, see you in 2023.

Ashley Carter, Aarsleff Ground Engineering