Swiss Benevolent Society’s Annual Tea Party at the Embassy – 2014

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014

SBS Tea Party 2014

On 9 July 2014 the Swiss Benevolent Society hosted its Annual Senior Citizens’ Tea Party at the Swiss Embassy in London. A wonderful time was had by all (see photos above). 

Alan P Martin
President of the Swiss Benevolent Society

Quotes copied from „Thank You“ letters

  • I attended the Afternoon Tea with my son John. It was such a fabulous occasion, impressively organised, very much enjoyed.
  • We felt royalty entertained with fun and games and offered the most delectable teatime fare any Michelin star restaurant would be proud to serve.
  • My son and I were overwhelmed by the care taken to make the afternoon exceptionally memorable.
  • The event seemed to be thoroughly enjoyed by everyone. The atmosphere in the room spoke volumes.
  • I rarely manage to get out, so yesterday was an enormous treat for me, and the first time for years that I could come up to London.
  • For me the songs reminded me of some happy occasions during my childhood.
  • I particularly loved the sing along accompanied on your splendid grand piano.
  • It was interesting to meet so many Compatriots and we both enjoyed the Afternoon Tea very much.
  • Splendid Tea Party!
  • As well as learning about the Swiss Benevolent Society, we had most interesting conversations with those sitting near us.
  • It was good to speak to fellow compatriots.
  • We enjoyed the Quiz to test our memories and general knowledge in a great variety of spheres.
  • My friend Julie was delighted to win the Bingo price!
  • Great goodies in the Swiss bag!
  • I found the outing stimulating and wholly enjoyable, I am most appreciative of your warm reception.
  • Please send me the form to complete to donate to the Society, under the “Gift Aid” scheme.

Selected and put together by Jeannette Crosier