17 October 2019

British Cemetery cultural programme

Two great occasions in the British Cemetery cultural programme :
Event  1, themed event on Edgar Allan Poe at the British Cemetery at 6 p.m. on 26th October  organised by altisimo.gigs@gmail.com. Reserve on-line. This is a Spanish-speaking occasion. The Fundación de Cementerios Británicos en España is allowing the use of the Cemetery but the entire administration of the event is in the hands of the organisers, altisimo.gigs. All queries direct to the organisers.

Event  2, Cemetery Stories : The Fundación Cementerios Británicos en España offers an evening fundraising event on 20th November English-speaking occasion. See the attached letter of invitation (BELOW) outlining details including the location of the event. The number of admission tickets is limited for reasons of space.
Application for admission to be made direct to Michael von Stumm and all queries to m.vonstumm@gmail.com.   
Dos actos culturales del programa cultural del Cementerio Británico :
I, tarde temática en el Cementerio sobre Edgar Allan Poe a las 18,00 horas el día 26 de octubre ofrecido por altisimo.gigs.  Compra de localidades on-line. Acto hispano-parlante. Tomen nota que la administración está exclusivamente encargada a la entidad organizadora altisimo.gigs. Para cualquier aclaración pónganse en contacto con altísimo.gigs@gmail.com

II, Cemetery Stories. Acto anglo-parlante el día 20 de noviembre por la tarde, patrocinado por la Fundación Cementerios Británicos en España con el motivo de recaudar fondos para el mantenimiento. Véanse la carta convocatoria adjunta con los detalles del emplazamiento. Se solicitan las invitaciones teniendo presente que el aforo es limitado por razones de espacio. Para cualquier aclaración pónganse en contacto con m.vonstumm@gmail.com. 
David J.Butler M.B.E.


Fundación Cementerios Británicos en España

British Consul  Sarah-Jane Morris, Ralph Smith  and David Butler
invite you on
Wednesday, 20th November 2019
to a light-hearted talk entitled

“Cemetery Stories”

at Gómez-Acebo & Pombo Abogados, Pº de la Castellana 216 (Plaza de Castilla) 28046 Madrid
19.00 Arrival
19.30 Guest Speaker: Michael von Stumm
20.15 Questions & Answers
20.30 Wine & Cheese

Michael von Stumm worked for 20 years as an advisor to Kurt A. Engelhorn and his family on their investments and their philanthropic activities. This covers a number of interests like real estate, private equity and especially Fine Art and Classic Cars.
Michael’s background is in the insurance industry where he worked for many years with a particular focus on art risk management. During this period he lived in Cologne, London , New York and Milan.
He holds a Master’s  Degree in Industrial Administration from Union College, Schenectady, N.Y., USA and an MBA from Ludwig-Maximilian University, Munich, Germany

The British Cemetery Foundation relies entirely on voluntary contributions to maintain the upkeep of this historic Madrid cemetery. There is no charge for this event but any donations at the end of the event would be very welcome
For security reasons it is necessary to bring an ID card along
R.S.V.P.  with your NIF/ NIE till 18th November

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