British Columbia Branch

 

Sponsored by
AngloINFO Vancouver
www.vancouver.angloinfo.com

 
 

An "English Welcome" to Recent and Prospective Immigrants from Britain


A Special Welcome to Our New Members on Vancouver Island!


info@royalsocietyofstgeorge.com

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This is the start of a network of businesses and services that support and cater to the local Anglophiles and Ex-pat community.

For all your Legal advice and preparation of legal documents call Dawson and Associates, Barristers & Solicitors, at 604-733-8117 or by email at rdawson@dawsonlawyers.com

For inexpensive but great nosh, try The Diner, 4556 West 10th Avenue opposite Safeway near UBC. Check for hours at 604-224-1912.

For excellent British foods in Vancouver and White Rock, Try:

Celtic Treasure Chest www.celtictreasurechest.com


The following links and websites are suggested for more information and background on Vancouver and for items of interest to Anglophiles:

LOYAL SOCIETIES

Royal Commonwealth Society, Mainland BC Branch

http://vancouver.rcs.ca/

Welsh Society of Vancouver

www.welshsociety.com

Little Mountain Brass Band

http://lmbb.vabbs.org/

British Columbia Genealogical Society

www.bcgs.ca

Royal Society of St. George in England

www.royalsocietyofstgeorge.com

St. George's Society of Toronto

www.stgeorges.to

St. George of England Society of Alberta

http://www.albertaenglishclub.ca/

St. George of England Society in Edmonton

www.ocii.com/~stgeorge

Royal St. George's Society of Halifax

http://www.royalstgeorgessocietyhalifax.org/

St. George's Society of New York

www.stgeorgessociety.org

Royal Society of St. George in Australia

http://royalsocietyofstgeorge.com.au

Monarchist League of Canada

www.monarchist.ca

Royal Commonwealth Society of Canada

www.rcs.ca

Churchill Society of British Columbia

www.winstonchurchillbc.org

Vancouver Morris Men

www.vancouvermorrismen.org

Tiddley Cove Morris

tiddley@tiddleycovemorris.net


For some interesting Expat British Stuff try:

AngloINFO Vancouver www.vancouver.angloinfo.com
or...

www.british-expats.com
or...

The Telegraph
or you could try:

www.britsintheus.com

For general information on Vancouver try

www.bcpassport.com

And the local newspaper, the Vancouver Sun is at

www.vancouversun.com

For a great WebCam overlooking English Bay in Vancouver try: English Bay cam

Celtic Fest Vancouver:

www.celticfestvancouver.com

UK Trade and Investment Canada:

www.uktradeinvestcanada.org

For an adventure in contacting old school friends etc. try:

Old School Pals

The Website of the Royal Society of St. George can be found at:

www.royalsocietyofstgeorge.com

Some great Brit links at Society of St. George, Toronto

St.George Soc. Toronto

Our sister society in Alberta St. George of England Society, Alberta.

St.George Soc. Alberta

The Monarchy website is at

www.royal.gov.uk

For the Churchill Society, London

www.churchill-society-london.org.uk


For the BBC try:http://www.bbc.co.uk what else?


Morris Dancing anyone? then try:

www.vancouvermorrismen.org
or perhaps...

Morris Dancing UK


For some good quality photographs around England try:

www.imagesofengland.org.uk

To start your Genealogical Search try the Mormon site at www.familysearch.com and also try the British 1901 census at www.census.pro.gov.uk - it has been heavily oversubscribed so expect problems.

Ever worked in the UK? then you should join the Canadian Alliance of British Pensioners at:

www.britishpensions.bc.ca

There's some good stuff on the Anglophile site at www.anglophile.co.uk


and there's an interesting UK-Canada Immigration group which can be checked out at

 groups.yahoo.com/group/britaintocanadaimmigration


Other Links

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The British Canadian

www.thebritishcolumbian.com

Bard on the Beach

www.bardonthebeach.org

Emigrate Canada

www.emigrate2.co.uk

For a Taste of Britain try:

www.britishefood.ca

 

Remember to submit your favourite (and most useful) sites for inclusion here and to let us know what you think of these sites

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