Upcoming Events

  • The 5th Ambassadors’ Round Table on Food Security In association with the Anglo Israel Association and  Weizmann UK The 5th Ambassador’s Round Table on Food Security held in the Great Gallery in Lancaster House on Wednesday 26th February, gather over 60 scientists, entrepreneurs, diplomats, parliamentarians and academics from  both Israel and Britain. The one daylong […]

  • Bishop Alistair Magowan, Bishop of Ludlow and Acting Bishop of Hereford led our 4th briefing tour of Israel.  The Briefing tours take senior Church leaders to Israel and the West Bank to get a better and informed understanding of the current situation.  They travel the length and breadth of the region including the Golan Heights, […]



  • On Tuesday 20th November 2012 the Anglo-Israel Association welcomed over 300 distinguished guests to the 63rd Annual Balfour Dinner, this year held in London. The evening brought together parliamentarians, diplomats, clergy, including the Bishop of Durham soon to be the new Archbishop of Canterbury, together with a wide cross section of Jewish and Gentile supporters. […]

  • The event was held at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office on Tuesday, 16th October 2012.

  • The Third Ambassadors’ Round Table, 3 November 2011 By Jonny Paul Over 60 scientists, engineers, diplomats and parliamentarians gathered at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in Whitehall on November 3 for the Third Ambassadors’ Round Table. Titled “The Challenges and Opportunities of Moving from Innovation to Entrepreneurship: The UK and Israeli Perspective”, the day-long conference […]

  • The Arab world has recently undergone a series of upheavals which may or may not amount to a giant revolution. Israel is still mired in conflict with the Palestinians and in a less obvious conflict with the Arab and Islamic world. The question is whether what is happening in the Arab world has affected, andor […]

  • Prof. Daniel Hochhauser, Co-Vice Chairman of the AIA participated in a debate at the LSE convened by the LSESU Palestine Society and LSESU Israel Society ‘This House believes in an academic boycott of Israel’. The motion was defeated by Daniel’s eloquent performance. The debate took place on Thursday 13th January, 2011 at the Old Theatre, […]

  • Over 150 people participated in the Anglo-Israel Association’s Second Ambassadors Roundtable conference at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office on Tuesday 26th October, 2010. The one-day conference looked at problems and issues relating to media coverage of Israel, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and wider Middle East and brought together a host of eminent journalists, media commentators, scholars […]

  • This is an annual award given for lasting contribution to the furtherance of good relations between Britain and Israel’. Recipients to date: Moshe and Hannah Raviv Lady Sainsbury and Patricia Park Canon Andrew White Lady Cocks Sir Patrick Moberly and Lilian Hochhauser The prize has a value of £1000. This year the award went to […]

  • June, 2009 24th

    24th June 2009 held at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, London. The Roundtable of Ambassadors from which we derived rich guidance on the priorities we should adopt in the years ahead. These will focus on seeking to influence the attitudes of intellectual and cultural circles in this country, to combat the pervasive anti-Israeli sentiment to […]

  • The motion was “This House would negotiate with Hamas”. Speaking in Proposition were Dr Brian Iddon MP, Gabrielle Rifkind, Mr David Aaronvitch, Speaking in Opposition Sir Malcolm Rifkind, Professor Shai Feldmen, Ran Gidor. Link to PDf of Debate info

  • Insight with Professor Shai Feldman: Israel at Sixty – What Chance for Peace? Moderated by: Paul Adams (BBC) Location: 13 Norfolk Place, London W2 1QJ May 14th marks the 60th anniversary of the State of Israel. We talk to Professor Shai Feldman, one of the world’s leading experts on the Middle East, who talks about […]

  • Institute of Ideas, London, UK, Nov 2nd, 2008 Debate with: Professor Susser Despite its leaders’ sometimes bellicose rhetoric and international reputation for intransigence, on closer examination Israel seems to be having an identity crisis in its sixtieth anniversary year. Never-ending political crises and growing economic inequalities beg the question – does Israel risk imploding from […]

  • Israel and the Palestinians: Domestic Developments and Prospects for Talks Speaker(s): Professor Shai Feldman; Dr. Khalil Shikaki; Chair: Professor Lord Wallace This event was recorded on 13 Jun 2007 in the Old Theatre, Old Building Professor Shai Feldman is director of the Crown Center for Middle East Studies at Brandeis University, Boston. From 1997-2005 he […]

  • The Association mounts a Colloquium every other year bringing together a select number of people from the UK and Israel to discuss topics of mutual interest. These gatherings have played an important role in bringing together prominent British and Israeli academics and leaders in industry, science and the media. The Anglo-Israel Colloquium was launched in […]

  • Since 1988, Hay-on-Wye has been the worthy venue for a literary festival. The festival draws over 80,000 bibliophile visitors over 10 days at the end of May/beginning of June. Attendees buy books, attend book launches and to see and hear big literary names from all over the world.   High profile visitors to the Book […]