Britsoc: The British Society of Amsterdam and the Netherlands. Serving the British Expat community since 1920.


Beth’s Book Blog | June 2016

IMG_0203 Young Adult The Scottish (Young Adult) fantasy Riverkeep by Martin Stewart is a debut inspired Read more

Beth’s Book Blog | May 2016

On Wednesday, May 11th at 3 p.m. Meg will visit Boekhandel van Rossum, Amsterdam Meg Read more

Beth in her bamboo garden

Beth’s Book Blog April 2016

During my recent holiday in Colorado, I attended the American Booksellers Association Winter Institute with Read more

Food and drink

Nick’s Nosh | June 2016

duchess_lunch_dinner_1 By Nick Nugent The Duchess *** Spuistraat 172, 1012 VT, Amsterdam Website: Tel: +31 20 Read more

The Beer Hunter June 2016

Café Genootschap der Geneugten By Andy Symmonds This fine café is probably not well known Read more


My prayer has been answered in the shape of a cod

TRADITIONAL FISH AND CHIPS ON THE KINKERSTRAAT 24 Homemade Sauces and Sides, Desserts and More. Read more

Britsoc Chairman

Chairman’s Corner June 2016

Nick Queens Day Hello Everyone, With the referendum looming large, many of you I’m sure, are worrying about Read more
Muddy Nick

Chairman’s Corner May 2016

Hi everyone, After a false start to spring in April, it seems like we have Read more


Britsoc Chairman’s Corner April 2016

The news from our Belgian neighbours was terrible and my wishes go out to them Read more

Cooking Coach

Thai Glazed Salmon | Cooking Coach | June 2016

SalmonGinger By Karen Vivers   Thai Glazed Salmon Having done this for a few years now Read more

Lemon Drizzle Cake | Cooking Coach | May 2016

By Karen Vivers   Lemon Drizzle Cake I really try not to eat too much Read more


Spinach and Paneer Curry | Cooking Coach | April 2016

By Karen Vivers Spinach and Paneer Curry Ever since my south Indian travels I’ve been Read more


Britsoc Photo Lesson #14

_AMS5011 Long exposures create wonderful effects By Benjamin Authur, Photographer BritPhotShot of the Month This classic view Read more

Britsoc Photography Sponsor | Nov 2015

Benjamin Arthur The British Photographer in Amsterdam WEDDINGS  | CORPORATE EVENTS | PORTRAITS  | PARTIES Read more

Inspecting the boat before departure. We had the pinkest boat of Pride 2015!

Gay Pride Amsterdam 2015

By Photographer Benjamin Arthur   ‘Fish n Chips for the Soul’ magazine wanted an inside look Read more

Nick's Nosh

Nick’s Nosh | June 2016

duchess_lunch_dinner_1 By Nick Nugent The Duchess *** Spuistraat 172, 1012 VT, Amsterdam Website: Tel: +31 20 Read more
En Pluche

Nick’s Nosh #2 | April 2016

By Nick Nugent   En Pluche *** Ruysdaelstraat 50, 1071 XE Amsterdam Website: Tel: Read more


Nick’s Nosh | April 2016

By Nick Nugent Daalder **** Lindengracht 90 1015KK Amsterdam Website: Tel: 020 624 8864 Read more




Father’s Day Family Charity Concert

The Tara Bodong Foundation presents The Tara Bodong Foundation presents: A family charity concert to celebrate Father’s Day Sunday 19 Read more

Texel Island Discs | Feb 2016

Top Ten Tunes for Texel    By Dee Bodle I never realised how extremely difficult it was Read more


Texel Island Discs | Nov 2015

Top Ten Tunes for Texel    By Leigh Ann Arthur Marooned on Texel and the songs Read more


Interview with Kieran Earley

BSN-banner-1024x335 By Alison Smith   Interview with Kieran Earley, CEO & Principal of The British School Read more

The British School in The Netherlands – Britsoc Sponsors

The British School in The Netherlands Located in the heart of the Netherlands, we are Read more


The British School of Amsterdam – Britsoc Sponsors

Small classes and personal attention. At the British School of Amsterdam we get to know Read more