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30th Anniversary of Armenia’s Independence

30th Anniversary of Armenia’s Independence

  Under the Auspices Of The Embassy of the Republic of Armenia The Primacy of the Armenian Church in UK & Ireland  The Armenian Community Council of the United Kingdom   Organised by the Executive Committee of the ACC Presentation by Dr. Viken Cheterian, (University of Geneva, Switzerland) on Current Diaspora-Armenia relations Compositions by J-S. […]

Video Message from Mr. Geoffrey Robertson QC

Video Message from Mr. Geoffrey Robertson QC

Mr. Geoffrey Robertson’s video message on the occasion of the 106th Anniversary Commemoration of the Armenian Genocide of 1915, committed by the Ottoman Turks.

Wreath Laying & prayer service at The Cenotaph – London, 23rd April 2021

Wreath Laying & prayer service at The Cenotaph – London, 23rd April 2021

On Friday 23rd April 2021, as part of the 106th Anniversary commemoration events in the UK, 4 poppy wreaths were laid at the base of the Cenotaph war memorial in Whitehall, London. Present at the ceremony were – His Grace Bishop Hovakim Manukyan, the Primate of the Armenian Church of UK & Ireland – Tim […]

ANNOUNCEMENT – 106th Commemoration of The Armenian Genocide of 1915

ANNOUNCEMENT – 106th Commemoration of The Armenian Genocide of 1915

Friday 23 April 2021 9.45 – 10.30 AM Wreath laying & prayer service at The Cenotaph, Whitehall, London SW1A 2ET     Tim Loughton MP, Chair of APPG will be attending. Petition A petition on behalf of the British Armenian Community, calling for official recognition by the UK Government of the Armenian Genocide will be posted to […]

Community condolence message on the Passing of Prince Philip – The Duke of Edinburgh

Community condolence message on the Passing of Prince Philip – The Duke of Edinburgh

Prince Philip – The Duke of Edinburgh 1921 – 2021 On behalf of the British Armenian Community, the Armenian Community Council of the United Kingdom wishes to extend sincere condolences to Her Majesty the Queen and the members of the Royal Family for the sad loss of The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. His Royal […]

Մահազդ – Obituary Դքտ Ռոստոմ Ստեփանեան

Մահազդ – Obituary  Դքտ Ռոստոմ Ստեփանեան

Դքտ Ռոստոմ Ստեփանեան 1922 – 2021 Մ. Թ. Հայ Համայնքաին Խորհրդի անդամ 1987 – 1995   With heavy heart we announce the passing of yet another distinguished and much respected community member Dr Rostom Stepanian. Dr Rostom Stepanian had served as a valued member of the Armenian Community & Church Council of the UK and […]

In memory of – Dr Antranik Harutun Jojaghaian

In memory of – Dr Antranik Harutun Jojaghaian

On behalf of the Armenian Community Council of the UK, we express our most sincere condolences to the Jojaghaian and Boghossian families for their loss. Dr Antranik Jojaghaian had served as a valued member of the Armenian Community & Church Council and was a very well loved and respected member of our community in London. […]

Happy New Year 2021 & Armenian Christmas

Happy New Year 2021 & Armenian Christmas

Բրիտանահայ Համայնքային Խորհրդի անունից՛ Շնորհաւորում ենք Ձեր նոր տարին և Ս․ Ծնունդը։ Ցանկանում ենք ձեզ և ձեր սիրեցեալներին առողջութիւն, ուրախութիւն և յաջողութիւններով լի տարի։ Թող 2021-ը լինի խաղաղութեան, համերաշխութեան և խոհեմութեան տարի,  Լի նորանոր նուաճումներով Հայաստանում, Արցախում և ի Սփիւռն Հայոց: On behalf of the Armenian Community Council of the United Kingdom we wish you all a very happy New Year and Armenian Christmas. We wish you and your loved ones good health, happiness and a […]

Donate to ACEMC Aid Lebanon Appeal

Donate to ACEMC Aid Lebanon Appeal

Dear friends, The world was shocked and saddened by the horrific explosion that struck Beirut on August the 4th. This disaster has severely impacted the Lebanese-Armenian community with many casualties and injuries, and with a devastating impact on both communities, cultural, educational and religious institutions, as well as Armenian homes and businesses. The Armenian community […]

Formation of ACEMC AID LEBANON Community Organisations Relief Aid Committee

Formation of ACEMC AID LEBANON Community Organisations Relief Aid Committee

Armenian Community Emergency Management Committee Aid Lebanon Appeal 8th August 2020 The Armenian Community Council in unison with the Diocese of The Armenian Church of the UK and Ireland and the community organisations listed below express their solidarity with the Armenians of Lebanon following the devastating explosion that rocked Beirut on 4th August.  We offer […]

In memory of – Dr Armen Souren Sahakian

In memory of – Dr Armen Souren Sahakian

  Dr Armen Souren Sahakian 22 September 1933 – 4 July 2020   Armen Sahakian was born in Baghdad, Iraq in September 1933 to his mother Margaret and father Souren.  After some turbulent years for them between Baghdad and Beirut, the family including his younger sister Madeleine, settled in Tehran, Iran in the early 1940s.  […]

ACEMC & AMA-GB – Corona virus and COVID-19 Q&As (17th May 2020)

ACEMC & AMA-GB – Corona virus and COVID-19 Q&As (17th May 2020)

This is the recording from the second instalment of our Zoom medical webinar organised by ACEMC in collaboration with the Armenian Medical Association of Great Brittan. In this presentation the panel offers a more detailed insight into Coronavirus group of viruses with a detailed look at Covid-19 and answer some of the audiences’ questions regarding […]

ACEMC & AMA-GB – Help and Advice amidst COVID-19 Pandemic (3rd May 2020)

ACEMC & AMA-GB – Help and Advice amidst COVID-19 Pandemic (3rd May 2020)

As part of ACEMC commitment to provide help and advice to our community during the Covid-19 pandemic, on Sunday 3 May 2020 we, in collaboration with the Armenian Medical Association of Great Brittan, had organised a live webinar to provide general advise and to answer questions regarding Covid-19 and relevant medical issues of concern during […]

April 24th 1915 Armenian Genocide, 105th Anniversary Memorial

Armenian Genocide Commemoration 2020 Virtual ‘March’, join us Public Announcement April 2020 – Virtual March UK The world is facing unprecedented times. There is so much uncertainty around us and we have lost members of our own community to COVID-19. For many Armenians, this pandemic comes at a time when we recall the Genocide of […]

Հանձնախումբն աշխատում է, որ Մեծ Բրիտանիան պետականորեն ճանաչի Հայոց ցեղասպանությունը. Րաֆֆի Սարգսեան․ «Ժամանակի վկան»

Հանձնախումբն աշխատում է, որ Մեծ Բրիտանիան պետականորեն ճանաչի Հայոց ցեղասպանությունը. Րաֆֆի Սարգսեան․ «Ժամանակի վկան»

COMMUNITY HEALTH INFORMATION BULLETIN – 3

Advice for parents during coronavirus Whilst coronavirus is infectious to children it is rarely serious. If your child is unwell it is likely to be a non-coronavirus illness, rather than coronavirus itself. Whilst it is extremely important to follow Government advice to stay at home during this period, it can be confusing to know what […]

COMMUNITY HEALTH INFORMATION BULLETIN – 2

Coronavirus Myths Busted  – Is Coronavirus a living organism? The virus, officially named COVID-19, is technically “not alive”. A virus is simply “a protein super molecule rather than a living organism”. You “cannot kill” the virus, but that does not mean it cannot be destroyed or allowed to decay. The time it takes to break […]

COMMUNITY HEALTH INFORMATION BULLETIN – 1

COMMUNITY HEALT INFORMATION BULLETIN Coronavirus (COVID-19) What you need to do Stay at home Only go outside for food, health reasons or work (but only if you cannot work from home) Stay 2 metres (6ft) away from other people Wash your hands as soon as you get home You can spread the virus even if […]

Republic of Armenia COVID-19: Financial Assiatance Campaign

Given the seriousness of the situation and the unprecedented strain this Pandemic is putting on Armenia’s healthcare sector, the Ministry of Finance has launched ‘Financial assistance to the state’ campaign.. For those individuals around the world who would like to support the cause, may use the links below to transfer their donations: https://www.e-payments.am/en/state-duties/step3/service=5054/ If you […]

IMPORTANT COMMUNITY ANNOUNCEMENT – (ACEMC)

THE ESTABLISHMENT OF ARMENIAN COMMUNITY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE Concern for the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) is increasing by the day. It is imperative that our community prepares itself for this pandemic on one hand and embarks on a programme of caring for the elderly and the vulnerable. Particularly those who may be living on their […]

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