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Manchester Consular Association

Founded† in 1882

President: Peter Heginbotham CBE, Consul for Japan.

Vice President: Vacant

Hon. Treasurer: John F. Meeus, Consul for Belgium.

Hon. Secretary: Christian Wewer, Consul for Denmark.

Assist. Secretary: Alexandra Stewart, Consul for Norway.

Hon. Secretary John Meeus

Consul for Belgium

Telephone 0161 439 5999


Welcome to our website!

Founded in 1882 the Manchester Consular Association is the oldest consular association in Great Britain and one of the oldest in the world.


Forming a focus for diplomatic activity and fellowship in this important part of the United Kingdom, itís membership presently represents 28 countries.


Do not hesitate to contact the Association, or any of its consulates for further information.

Manchester Consuls

Published in 2007 and written by the late David Fox Secretary of the Manchester Consular Association, this beautiful book chronicles consular activities over the past 200 years. The oldest Consular Association in the country, many of its consuls have played a significant role in the wider history of the region and beyond.


The book, which has 320 pages and over 150 illustrations is now available from the Association in a limited Edition hardback and softback.


Contact the Consul for Belgium John Meeus for further details.

Peter Heginbotham

Officers of the Association