Inheriting the history of Chinese overseas:the Mid-autumn Festival Celebration in UK

24th Sep, 2018 – The Chinese Cultural Institute in the UK held a Mid-Autumn Festival Charity Dinner Party for the elderly in London’s Chinatown. The dinner party’s theme was ‘Care for the elderly’. Several guests, some in their 90s, celebrated the festival together. The UK Portsmouth Art Group and Yu Qinghai (a National Singer of China), and other artists gave splendid performances. The beautiful musical performance and poetry recitation of students from the London Mandarin School received a big round of applause. The Chinese ambassador in the UK, Tong Xuejun, and other representatives who were present, expressed their good wishes for the Mid-Autumn Festival.

2018年9月24日晚,由旅英文化学会主办“中秋佳节敬老慈善文艺晚宴”在伦敦唐人街举行。本次活动以敬老爱老为主题,邀请了数位年逾九十的老人共度佳节,英国朴茨茅斯艺术团、中国国家一级歌唱家余庆海等奉献了精彩演出,来自伦敦普通话简体字学校的小学生们贡献了优美的乐器演奏和诗歌朗诵,现场气氛热烈。中国驻英国大使馆公使童学军等中英各界代表出席了本次活动,并表达了他们的中秋祝福。