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Spring has come

We enjoyed some gorgeous spring weather in March, and this week I had a memorable opportunity to experience the spring at Kew, London. Our Embassy had organised a Japanese Tsunami Memorial Tree Planting Ceremony at the Royal Botanic Gardens on 3 April, as an expression of Japan's deep gratitude ....more
London 2012 Olympics: Spotlight on... Mara Yamauchi

For this monthfs Olympics feature, we spoke to British athlete Mara Yamauchi. Mara currently holds the second fastest time by a British woman over the marathon and recently qualified for the London 2012 Olympics ...more

This summer, for the duration of London 2012, the Embassy of Japan will host an exhibition about the Olympic Games of TOKYO 1964. Were you there? Do you know someone who was? Do you have any stories you can tell us or souvenirs you could lend for exhibition? We would be delighted to hear from you. Please e-mail

Ceremony of Remembrance to mark one year after the Great East Japan Earthquake
Almost 400 people gathered at the Embassy of Japan in London ...more
  Coming Soon!
Films at the Embassy: After the Rain
Wednesday 25 April 2012
The Embassy of Japan ...more
Ambassador's message in Independent
The embassy placed a message of thanks to the people of the UK in the Independent on Sunday ...more
  Interview with blogger Oliver Thring
We interviewed blogger Oliver Thring who recently returned from a food-orientated trip to Japan about his experiences ...more
Embassy visit for Norfolk GCSE students researching earthquake and tsunami recovery
Students from East Norfolk Sixth Form College visited the embassy ...more
  JAPAN-UK Events Calendar
Keep an eye on our Events Calendar for details of other upcoming events and check out the latest photos on our Flickr page.
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