Welcome to the Anglo-Thai Society (ATS) and thank you for visiting our website.
The ATS was founded in 1962 to help promote good relations between the UK and Thailand. It currently has around 300 members with an interest in Thailand's people, culture and its business relations. Throughout the year the society organises various events and activities of interest to our members. The two principal Anglo-Thai Society events each year are the Summer Reception at the House of Lords in June and The Presentation of Educational Awards at the Oriental Club in November.
In recognition of the exceptional academic achievements of Thai post-graduate scholars studying in the UK, The Anglo-Thai Society is delighted to announce the Educational Award prize-winners for 2013:
Winner: Chanya Hetayothin, University of Arts, London
Winner: Supattra Visessri, Imperial College
Highly Commended: Peerapat Kosolsaksakul University of Edinburgh
Winner: Phanwadee Chureemart, University of York
Highly Commended: Wilai Siriwatcharapiboon, University of Birmingham
Winner: Teerapong Yata, Imperial College
Highly Commended: Direkrit Chiewchengchol, University of Liverpool
ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY
Winner: Chedtha Puncrebutr, Imperial College
Highly Commended: Thirapiroon Thongkamwitoon, Imperial College
Winner: Watcharabon Buddharaksa University of York
Highly Commended: Korrasut Khopuangklang University of Edinburgh
ATS members and their guests are invited to attend a reception and awards presentation to be held at the Oriental Club on Tuesday, November 19th.
Tuesday 19th November 2013, from 6.30 to 8.30 pm. The Oriental Club, Stratford Place, London
This year we have had an increase in the number of students applying for the awards, and it has been hard task for our three judges to select the prize winners. The Society is most grateful to the following organisations that are sponsoring the awards: The Royal Thai Embassy, Bangkok Bank, Thai-Bev, OCS, New Cavendish Books, and OUP.
Once again we will meet in the convivial surroundings of the Oriental Club (Tel: 020 7629 5126). This is located in Stratford House, at the far end of Stratford Place, which leads off Oxford Street (North side), immediately opposite Bond Street underground station.
The cost of the Reception, to include drinks and a light buffet, is £25 for Members, £28 for Guests and £15 for Junior Members and members of Samaggi Samagom. NO TICKETS WILL BE ISSUED. Entry will be restricted to Members and their nominated Guests.
Please note that Gentlemen should wear a jacket and tie, and the Club has a strict rule that mobile telephones must be switched off. Cameras may only be used in the room of the Reception.
MENU (dIshes served to share)
*Selection of chef’s special Thai starters
KAENG KIEW WARN KAI
Vibrant chicken and Thai aubergine in a spicy green coconut curry
MOO TOD KRA TIEM PRIG TAI
Stir fried pork with pepper, coriander and crisp fried garlic
PLA RAD PRIG
Crisp fried cod fillet with aromatic coriander, onion and chillies,
Topped with fried holy basil
PHAD PHAK RUAM MITR (V)
Fried mixed vegetables
Thai jasmine rice
Fresh Lychees in syrup
(includes a glass of wine, Thai beer or a soft drink)
- November 17th: Loy Kratong - Buddhapadipa Thai Temple
- November 19th: Educational Awards Presentation at The Oriental Club
- December 17th: ATS Christmas lunch
Full details of all events, including dates, time and venues, to be confirmed. Further events and activities will be announced throughout the year, so please check this site for regular updates.