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Released into the community; recollections of an ex-Excellency
David Fall CMG
Wednesday 01 November 2017

This is a light-hearted talk. David joined the Diplomatic Service in 1971 and in addition to stints in London, he and his wife Gwendolyn lived and worked in Thailand (3 times), South Africa, Australia and Vietnam. David was Deputy British High Commissioner in Australia and British Ambassador to Vietnam and later, to Thailand and Laos. He speaks Thai, French and residual Afrikaans and has forgotten Vietnamese. He was appointed CMG in 2006.

Since being released into the community from the Diplomatic Service in 2007, David has been Chairman of the Anglo-Thai Society and Vice Chairman of the British Red Cross. He is currently on the Council of the Royal Over-Seas League, is a parish councillor and helps teach English to refugees and asylum seekers. He has also walked the length of the UK and across France