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FOTBOT hosts first joint event with the All Party Parliamentary Group for the Chagos Islands and the UK Chagos Support Association

Fotbot proudly brought together several factions and generations of Chagossians to a special event hosted in the Houses of Parliament in London. Members of the All Party Parliamentary Group came along and spoke in support for the Chagos Islanders. View the photos here.

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Governors of the Overseas Territories reception

Fotbot hosted former Governors: Sir Jim Dutton of Gibraltar, George Fergusson of Pitcairn & Bermuda and Peter Beckingham of Turks & Caicos. The three were on a panel and gave detail to what each of their roles included and how they were different. View the photos here.

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Dr Susie Grant speaks at British Antarctic event

Dr Susie Grant, a specialist professor and scientist for the British Antarctic Survey spoke to Fotbot members about the territory and the challenges it faces. View the photos here.

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FOTBOT hosts first black tie Christmas event

Fotbot hosted its first Black Tie Dinner at the Army & Navy Club in London with guest speakers including James Cleverly MP, Andrew Rosindell MP, Julia Reid MEP and Stewart McPhearon. Issues were raised from James Cleverly who wants to ensure the Overseas Territories are on the agenda during Brexit talks. Andrew Rosindell raised the issues Norfolk Island are having and called for self-determination to be brought to the island. Stewart McPhearson talked about the conservation and unique wildlife in the Overseas Territories. 6/12/16.

Photos can be found here

Tristan da Cunha's new representative Chris Carnegy introduced himself to FOTBOT

27/5/15

Read more about the event from the Tristan da Cunha's website here...

FOTBOT's second birthday with Albert Poggio OBE

26/2/15

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Glynn Christian gives talk at Pitcairn Islands

15/12/14

Descendant from Pitcairn founder Fletcher Christian, former BBC presenter and chef gives talk on the history and culture of the Pitcairn Islands. Read more here...

Gibraltar's Chief Minister Fabian Picardo gives talk at the New Members reception

21/10/14

FOTBOT hosted the Chief Minister following the City of London's Gibraltar Day events

Read more about the event and Gibraltar Day here

Falkland Island Spring Reception

18/06/14

Falkland Island Government Office London hosted FOTBOT event with UK Representative Sukey Cameron and legislative council members Michael Poole and Phyl Rendell. Read our report about the Falklands here...

Atlantic Islands Reception with Jon Tonks and Rev Lorna Lavarello

16/5/14

Photographer Jon Tonks talks about his experiences travelling and photographing on the Atlantic Islands with Rev.Lorna Lavarello telling of her experience while living on Tristan da Cunha. 

Read the report here...

FOTBOT reception with Albert Poggio at Gibraltar House 

3/4/14

Read about the event here

Tristan da Cunha talk with UK representative Chris Bates

28/2/14

Chris Bates gave a talk on the Tristan da Cunha earthquake and passed around volcanic rocks from Tristan as well as giving insight to ife on the islands. Read more here...

Cayman Premier gives talk to FOTBOT at Cayman London Office

5/2/14

Cayman Premier Alden McLaughlin gave a speech on Cayman life and the challenges of beating public perception of the islands. Read more here...

Montserrat Premier gives talks at FOTBOT Christmas reception

11/12/13

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Bermuda UK representative Kimberley Durrent gives talk on Bermuda

7/11/13

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Andrew Rosindell MP spoke to FOTBOT's summer party reception

15/7/15

Read more about the evening here...

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Dr.Susie Grant gives talk on British Antarctic Territory

1/10/15

Read more about what happened on the evening here, with pictures....

FOTBOT hosts fringe 'Question Time' event at Conservative Conference

5/10/15

Read the full report here...

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Montserrat Newspaper Editor Bennett Roach joins FOTBOT for Christmas

19/12/15

Guest speaker Bennett Roach spoke about the difficulties of running a free press organisation in Montserrat with the lack of people on the island to take interest. View the pictures here

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Albert Poggio OBE celebrates FOTBOT's 3rd year anniversary

11/2/16

Fotbot President and Gibraltar's UK representative Albert Poggio joins Fotbot in celebrating our third year anniversary. Read more with photos here...

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Jonathan Hall from the RSPB speaks about conservation in the Overseas Territories

22/4/16

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Andrew Rosindell speaks at Fotbot annual summer reception 2016

20/7/16

Kimberley Durrant guest speaks to Fotbot members at UK-Bermuda Office

8/6/16

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FOTBOT at Conservative party conference

Fotbot hosted a special reception at the Conservative party conference with special delegates including Andrew Rosindell MP, Chief Minister of Jersey Ian Gorst and Lord Ashcroft. Representatives from Guernsey, Cayman Islands and the Foreign Office were also in attendance.

3/10/16