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25 Jan 2016
On the 25 January every year, they celebrate Burns Night in Scotland. But what is Burns Night, and where does the celebration come from? We asked our very own Scot, Programme Officer Catriona McArthur, to tell us. Read more
Programme Team - Chevening Secretariat
GB
19 Jan 2016
It might be cold, and there may be snow on the ground (if you're lucky), but that doesn't stop the Brits from having a good time. Read more
Programme Team - Chevening Secretariat
GB
04 Jan 2016
Our 'In the spotlight' series is continuing into 2016, and programme officer Dammy Olatoye is kicking us off. She's given us her thoughts on Liverpool, the place she describes as 'the city of firsts'.  Read more
Programme Team - Chevening Secretariat
GB
07 Dec 2015
Each month, we will be asking one of our brilliant social media ambassadors to write a blog, summing up their experiences in the UK. First up is Guatemalan scholar, Ximena Matus. Read more
Ximena Matus - Social Media Ambassador
GB
30 Nov 2015
The days may be getting colder and shorter, but that doesn't stop the fun in the UK. This time of year, there are still some amazing events right across the UK. Take a look at our tips for December. Read more
Programme Team - Chevening Secretariat
GB
30 Nov 2015
It's time for the second installment of this year's 'In the spotlight.' Jasmin, one of our scholarships assistants, has taken the time to write about her favourite place in London - Notting Hill. Have a read and see what the fuss is about. Read more
Programme Team - Chevening Secretariat
GB
24 Nov 2015
My first two months in London have been very productive. I started my Master’s degree at LSE and had the privilege to attend many outstanding events and meet extraordinary people from all over the Read more
Bissan Salman - Chevening Scholar, Israel
IL
26 Oct 2015
Another month, another lot of interesting things to see and do across the UK. We've put together a shortlist which might take your fancy, so have a look, and remember to share you photos on social media using #Chevening and #IamChevening. Read more
Programme Team - Chevening Secretariat
GB
26 Oct 2015
Each year we run a spotlight series, highlighting places around the UK that our programme team think you should explore. First up this year is James Goldsmith, who gives you the lowdown on the city of Norwich. Read more
Programme Team - Chevening Secretariat
GB
02 Oct 2015
Looking to get out and explore in October? Here are a few events across the UK that you may like to attend. Great Bath Feast 1 - 31 October 2015 Read more
Programme Team - Chevening Secretariat
GB