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Next Aperitif November 20th 2018


Events for November 2018

Remembrance Service: Friday 9th

Bonfire night: Saturday 10th

Social Aperitif: Tuesday 20th

Book Club: Thursday 29th

Events December 2018

Festive Evening: Monday 17th

Remembrance Day 2018

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November 9th Remembrance Ceremony 10.30 am
Rome Commonwealth War Cemetery
Via Nicola Zabaglia

The Association will be participating in the traditional Remembrance Day Ceremony on Friday November 9th at 10.30am. The ceremony will take place irrespective of weather conditions.


  • 10.30am: All attendees are requested to arrive at the Commonwealth War Cemetery and to sign the Visitors’ Book at the entrance to the cemetery. If you could not obtain a poppy at one of the ABEI events poppies will be available at the entrance.
  • 10.40am: Everyone involved in the ceremony should be in position
  • 10.45am: Readings begin.
  • 11am: Two minutes silence will be observed from 1100, following which wreaths will be laid. The wreath laying ceremony is likely to be completed by 11.45am.

The Association will be laying a wreath.
After the ceremony (from 12pm to 1pm) refreshments will be served at Villa Wolkonsky. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if they wish to attend.


Villa Wolkonsky Concert

On the 26th September, Association members attended a concert at Villa Wolkonsky featuring pianist Chiyan Wong, a young musician from Hong Kong who is currently living in Britain.

The pictures below feature the pianist and HE Jill Morris.

VWConcert1   VWConcert2  VWConcert3

Recent Events

Below is a list of our recent events:

Remembrance Day: November 10

Pub Quiz: October 30

Bonfire Night: November 4

Coffee Morning: October 14

Cultural Event - Walking tour of Ghetto: September 9

Film Evening: July 7

Money Matters: May 5

Cultural Event - Palazzo Doria Pamphili: April 8

Cultural Event - Santa Cecilia in Trastevere: February 24

Book Clubs: Held monthly

Social Aperitifs: Held monthly

Full list of events 2016/2017


Contact info

Association of British Ex-Pats in Italy

Via Campo Marzio 69
Rome 00186