Showing posts from May 13, 2012

Buy Your Tickets For The Queen's Jubilee Celebration Here

& presents 'A luvly Jubbly Jubilee' Tea Party In celebration of Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee 60 Years upon the throne
Come wave a flag and join us, as we turn West Hollywood's Palihouse into Buckingham Palihouse as the courtyard will become the setting for a 1950's style street tea party.
Music British West End star and host of Oprah Winfrey's new show 'Real Life, The Musical' TOM LOWE will host us in a British style knees up sing-a-long with such classics as "My old man" "Daisy, Daisy" and "Roll out the barrel" With special guest famed opera singer GUS FARWELL  who will lead us into our National Anthem
Menu A selection of Teas will be served A variety of sandwiches including Cucumber and cream cheese sandwiches Coronation chicken Egg and mayonnaise, olive tapenade, watercress sandwiches  Smoked salmon, dill, rye, sandwiches

What You Need to Know About School Choices in LA

School choices in LA are as vibrant as the city itself!  Written by Brits in LA member Sharon Weir Los Angeles has approximately 700,000 students in public schools in a wide variety of school settings. Often, when British families come to live in LA, they are overwhelmed by the school options and how to make the best choice for their child.  Below is a brief snapshot of what UK families should be aware of, as well as a range of helpful websites to give more information on the options that are available to them.  The Basics: - Public Education in LA is Free!  Like the UK public education system, public education in LA is 100% free for children in Kindergarten through High School.  The Local School District - LAUSD Most families who are looking for public school options choose their local or district school option. These are public schools that are run by the local school district and are free and open to all. The local school district in LA is LAUSD (Los Angeles Unified School District) and is…

Brits in LA Newsletter May 14th

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Contact Brits in LA member Joseph Seymour about how you can get into a VW without any credit. There are many options for ex-pats. Joe has all the answers you will need. He has helped so many members already and will give you the best deal in town whether you are buying or leasing. Call him on 310-266-8825 or  on email.
Like Joe's Facebook page here to keep informed of any special offers or competitions he is running

Hi Everyone, How is your week going so far? I went to the Hollywood Forever Cemetery screening over the weekend, it was a fabulous evening. If you haven't been, it is certainly a must. I would highly recommend buying your tickets and parking pass well in advance as it does sell out. Bring a picnic, and a bottle of wine and a warm sweater! This weekend they are showing Silence of the Lambs!
I am very excited about our Jubilee event coming up on June 2nd at (Buckingham) Palihouse. Make sure to scroll down to find out how t…