U.S. Embassy London
03/24/2017 at 15:27. Facebook
United in grief. United against terrorism.
U.S. Embassy London
03/24/2017 at 13:31. Facebook
We are thrilled to announce that 5 entrepreneurs from the UK have been selected for the 2017 YTILI fellowship! Congratulations to you all!!! share.america.gov/ytili
U.S. Embassy London
03/23/2017 at 18:49. Facebook
This evening our Acting Ambassador, Lew Lukens, attended a special vigil in Trafalgar Square to pay respect to all the victims of yesterday's terrible terror attack in London.
U.S. Embassy London
03/21/2017 at 16:22. Facebook
Thank you to everyone at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park for taking time to show us around this week - it was an awesome venue for London 2012 and we can't wait to see U.S. athletes back in action again on the track in London for the upcoming World Championships this summer! [ Flickr.com Link ]
Happy St. Patrick's Day everyone!
We spotted this building on one of our travels Beyond London - it turned out it was in fact the offices of America's 1st ever Consul!

Can you guess where in the UK they were situated?
Today U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, Steven Mnuchin, met with his UK counterpart, Phillip Hammond, to discuss the importance of the U.S.-UK Special Relationship. One item on the agenda? The need to work together to promote jobs & growth in the G20 & G7.
Today our acting Ambassador Lew Lukens visited the British Museum in London to see their new exhibit, the American Dream. Displaying artwork from over the last 6 decades, the exhibit shares some really interesting pieces of modern & contemporary American print, including from iconic U.S artists such as Andy Warhol & Robert Rauschenberg!
To celebrate International Women's Day, our Chargé Lukens led a special discussion between Senior Women Officers from the Met Police, City Police & the UK National Crime Agency on the challenges and opportunities on Women Leadership in law enforcement. It was an excellent conversation and one which we were pleased to have some of our IVLP alumni & friends from Fulbright join!

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Today, our Acting Ambassador Lew Lukens visited the Titanic Belfast museum in Northern Ireland which tells the story of the Titanic's maiden voyage from Southampton to New York City in 1912.

(Did you know the museum building was designed by a -born architect? His name is Eric Kuhne!)
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Here's the wonderful view that greeted our Chargé, Lew Lukens, as his plane approached Belfast in Northern Ireland, at the beginning of his first official visit to the region!
Yesterday our Chargé, Lew Lukens, visited The Royal Air Force Museum in London where he got to see up close the R.E.8 - the very same model his British Grandpa flew in WW1!
One hundred years ago today in 1917, the U.S. press published the Zimmermann Telegram.

The Telegram was sent from the German foreign secretary, Arthur Zimmermann, to the German ambassador to Mexico & proposed a military alliance between Germany and Mexico in the event of the U.S. entering World War I.

The contents of the Telegram generated support for the U.S.' involvement in WW1 which...
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Great game of football this morning against a team from the UK Parliament in London.

The final score? U.S. Embassy 2 UK Parliament 3...here's to the rematch next year!
Looking for the perfect holiday snap? Here's where to go in the U.S. to track down that perfect Instagram moment! [ Visittheusa.com Link ]
Congratulations to all the winner's at last night's Academy Awards! Did your top picks take home the Oscars?
You've watched the movie, now visit the location of where it was filmed! Los Angeles, Manchester by the Sea, Georgia, Pittsburgh, New Mexico & Miami - all filming locations for 6 of this year's nominees for Best Picture at the Academy Awards!
Yesterday at the UK Foreign Office, Edwin Fountain from the U.S. World War One Centennial Commission, joined Andrew Murrison MP, the UK Prime Minister's Special Representative for WW1 Centenary commemorations, to sign a document confirming that the U.S. and the U.K. will work together #SidebySide on commemorations for #WW1.