Embassy Events 2014
Mary Wilson of The Supremes Sings at Wychwood House
26 February 2014
On Wednesday, 26 February 26 2014 singing legend Mary Wilson of The Supremes fame sang a set to invited guests at the the Embassy's Wynchwood House residence.
Guests included Baroness Lawrence, Baroness Benjamin and were invited to honor Black History Month. Mary was presented with a cake to mark her upcoming birthday.
Citizenship Day: Ambassador Barzun welcomes our newest American citizens
14 February 2014
On Friday 14th 2014, The U.S. Embassy in London minted 30 of our most adorable new American citizens.
Ambassador Barzun went to congratulate them.
Mars: Latest Results from an Ever-Changing Planet
22 January 2014
Dr. Richard Zurek, NASA's Chief Scientist for the Mars Program at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, stopped by Embassy London on January 17 at the end of a week-long conference at Oxford University on Mars atmospheric research.
Dr. Zurek provided an overview of Mars research past, present, and future to an audience of embassy staff, their families, and guests from other missions.
You can watch that entertaining presentation below and learn how cutting edge science is unlocking mysteries about the planet most similar to our own.
World Cup Warm-Up: U.S. Embassy 5 - 2 MPs
14 January 2014
2014 is a World Cup year!
To celebrate, the U.S. Embassy in London played a selection of UK MPs with the Embassy running out winners 5-2. The match was officiated by renowned non-retired referee Dermot Gallagher.
Members of Parliament in attendance included - Alistair Burt, Stephen Hepburn, Ian Murray, Russell Brown, Karl McCartney, David Burrowes, Greg McClymont, Paul Farrelly, Steve Rotheram, Toby Perkins, Graham Jones, Clive Betts and Gavin Barwell.