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Decorations, music, beef and dolls
Interview with Japanese "kawaii-metal" pop group BABYMETAL
Three young Japanese girls have recently been causing a stir, not only in Japan but across the globe ...more

Since my last message, there have been a number of events at the Embassy and my Residence reflecting different aspects of Japan-UK relations.

These occasions have included the decoration of three Britons by the Government of Japan for their contributions to friendship and mutual understanding between our two countries ...more
Films at the Embassy
Fireworks from the Heart

Wednesday 23 July 2014, 18:30
Free admission.
Prior registration essential
Exhibitions at the Embassy

Until 26 August 2014. Free admission.
The Embassy of Japan in the UK is once again launching our manga-writing competition, MANGA JIMAN 2014, with fantastic prizes ...more
Nihongo Cup Japanese Speech Contest for Secondary School Students 2014
The Nihongo Cup Japanese Speech Contest for secondary school students was held at the Embassy of Japan in London on June 21st 2014 ...more
JAPANESE KITCHEN: Yawaragi Omurice
For this month's recipe we look at a Japanese favourite, Omurice, with a special recipe from Ishikawa Prefecture, said to be the home of the founder of this famous dish ...more
Memories of a Metropolitan Police Japanese Course Instructor
Guest article written by Les Brown, Motorcycle Instructional Officer, Metropolitan Police Driving School, Hendon ...more
Video Topics: Discovering Sake
5. Sake Production: Sakura Masamune
Episode 5 of 10 MAFF sponsored short-film series takes a tour of a brewery to see how the production team put their heart and soul into the sake-making process.
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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