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Embassy Newsletter August 2019

07 August 2019

Ambassador Nolan’s blog Green Lines, an Irish craft exhibition in Ghent, return of our Book Club, a reading with renowned author Niamh Boyce, find out how to support Team Ireland at the European Hockey Championship in Antwerp, the opportunity to win an anthology of Irish writing and more in our August newsletter.

Reading with Niamh Boyce

17 July 2019

On 15 October, the Embassy will have a special Book Club Reading with award-winning author Niamh Boyce.

Tomorrowland 2019: Travel Tips

10 July 2019

Tomorrowland takes place in Belgium this July and attracts many Irish visitors. We've prepared some useful tips for those attending.

Embassy Book Club: September Meeting

09 July 2019

The Embassy Book Club return in September. Find out what we will be reading here.

Bruges Library Nominee wins Dublin International Literary Award

27 June 2019

Ambassador Nolan visits the Brugge library that nominated the winner of the 2019 Dublin International Literary Award worth €100,000.

Embassy Book Club: Message from Ambassador Helena Nolan

25 June 2019

A message with some reading suggestions and a preview of what we have in store for Autumn/Winter 2019 as the Embassy Book Club takes a break for the Summer.

Embassy Newsletter June 2019

04 June 2019

Ambassador Nolan's latest blog, details of a special Bloomsday Brunch, the Embassy Book Club and more.

Ambassador Nolan visits the Aarschot Peace Carillon

03 June 2019

On May 24, Ambassador of Ireland Helena Nolan visited the Peace Carillon in the Church of Our Lady in Aarschot, Belgium.

Bloomsday Brunch at the Embassy of Ireland

20 May 2019

The Embassy of Ireland will be hosting the second Brussels Bloomsday Brunch organised by the Association Femmes d’Europe Irish Group.

#IWD2019 From the Archives: Interview with Mary Tinney, Ireland’s first female Ambassador

08 March 2019

To mark International Women’s Day 2019, we’re sharing an interview which was published on 15 December 1978 in The Bulletin with Mary Tinney, Ireland's first ever woman appointed as Ambassador and our first woman Ambassador to Belgium in 1978.

Embassy Newsletter March 2019

01 March 2019

Our bumper newsletter ahead of St. Patrick’s Day 2019 features news of where in Belgium is participating in this year’s Global Greening initiative, Seachtain na Gaeilge 2019, SPD in Parc du Cinquantenaire, our Diaspora consultation, details of the next 3 meeting of the Embassy Book Club and more.

Ireland/Belgium Diaspora Consultation – March 2019

01 March 2019

The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade is currently developing a new Diaspora Policy and wants to hear from the Irish Diaspora in Belgium.

Embassy Book Club: April, May & June meetings

28 February 2019

The Embassy Book Club returns in April. Details of the next 3 meetings can be found here.

Notice of changes to opening hours from March 2019

19 February 2019

The Embassy of Ireland in Brussels wishes to advise of upcoming changes to our public counter opening hours, with effect from Monday, 04 March 2019.

Embassy World War I Commemorations Newsletter

12 February 2019

A review of the Embassy's participation in Belgian Commemorations to mark the centenary of the World War I Armistice.

Embassy Newsletter February 2019

08 February 2019

Our first newsletter of 2019 features details of a special event with award-winning poet and author Nessa O’Mahony, the return of TradFest, upcoming music events, Seachtain na Gaeilge, dates for your diary and important changes introduced by the Irish Passport Office.

Book Club Special with Nessa O'Mahony

31 January 2019

Embassy Book Club Special: Reading with Nessa O'Mahony

Embassy of Ireland, Belgium St. Brigid's Day 2019

30 January 2019

Embassy of Ireland, Belgium St. Brigid's Day 2019 Event: Who are the women who shaped Ireland and the world?

Embassy Newsletter 26 November 2018

29 November 2018

Ambassador Nolan's latest blog, details of this week's Irish Belgian film festival and much more in our latest newsletter.

Embassy Newsletter November 2018

12 November 2018

The return of Ambassador Nolan's blog Green Lines, details of an Irish Belgian film festival, a Christmas gathering to celebrate Irish books and more in our November newsletter.

The Long Gaze Back - One City One Book

21 September 2018

The Embassy of Ireland in conjunction with Passa Porta are delighted to announce The Long Gaze Back, a special event as part of the Dublin One City One Book initiative.

Embassy Newsletter August 2018

04 September 2018

Details of the next 3 Embassy Book Club meetings, upcoming film screenings, One City One Book and important information for those needing to renew their passports.

Embassy Newsletter August 2018

04 September 2018

Details of the next 3 Embassy Book Club meetings, upcoming film screenings, One City One Book and important information for those needing to renew their passports.

Return of the Embassy Book Club

26 July 2018

Details of the September, October and December meeting of the Embassy Book Club.

Female Lines: New Writing by Women from Northern Ireland

14 June 2018

Female Lines: New Writing by Women from Northern Ireland

Book club update - message from Ambassador

08 June 2018

Book club update - message from Ambassador

In a Changing Light - Phil Lynch poetry talk

06 June 2018

In a Changing Light - Phil Lynch poetry talk

Embassy Newsletter May 2018

31 May 2018

The next meeting of the Embassy Book Club, a Bloomsday Brunch in Brussels, an exhibition of Irish landscape paintings, the Irish Universities Alumni Dinner and some travel tips for the Summer holidays.

June Book Club

25 May 2018

Details of the next meeting of our Book Club and registration information.

The Queen of Ireland comes to Belgium

22 May 2018

The Embassy of Ireland was delighted to team up with the United Nations to bring ‘The Queen of Ireland’ to Brussels on 22 May 2018.

Notice of changes to opening hours from May 2018

30 April 2018

The Embassy of Ireland in Brussels wishes to advise of upcoming changes to our opening hours.

Embassy Newsletter April 2018

23 April 2018

This month's Book Club, details of an Irish art exhibit opening in Brussels, details of some of our upcoming events and much more in our April newsletter.

Embassy Book Club – April Meeting

19 April 2018

Embassy Book Club – April Meeting

Embassy Newsletter March 2018

13 March 2018

Ambassador Nolan's St. Patrick's Day Blog, find out where in Belgium will be turning green this St. Patrick's weekend, Darkness Into Light comes to Brussels, our competition for tickets to The Irish Emigration Museum and much more.

Changes to visa services at Embassy Brussels

19 February 2018

Changes to visa services at Embassy Brussels

Embassy Newsletter February 2018

16 February 2018

Ambassador Nolan's latest blog, news of some upcoming events and your chance to win tickets to Epic: The Irish Emigration Museum in Dublin.