Welcome to AWBS
Welcome to AWBS International Women’s Club – where culture, camaraderie, and community unite. Established in 1981 as an American women’s club, today we are a vibrant international community with 300+ women from 46 countries. Whether you're new to the UK, a returning British expat, or seeking international friendships, AWBS extends a warm welcome.
With over 25 monthly activities, we cater to all passions and interests. From tennis, golf, and horse riding to country walks, English history and art appreciation to exploring all that London and Europe have to offer – there's something for everyone. Our signature General Meetings feature renowned speakers and local vendors, creating unique experiences every month in some of Berkshire and Surrey’s most stunning venues.
Our next General Meeting will be held at The York Club with popular speaker Robert Hardman, author of Charles III.
Upcoming speakers include:
March - Rosie Nixon (Editor Hello Magazine)
April - Santa Montifiore (Acclaimed romantic fiction author. Her new book, Wait for Me)
May - Lady Carnarvon (Countess of Carnarvon, Highclere Castle, recent book, The Earl and the Pharaoh, discovery of Tutankhamen’s tomb)
Please note these may change at short notice but we will do our best to keep you informed of any changes!
AWBS supports four special local charities:
As members of AWBS we are also members of FAWCO and FIWAL.
Here is a link to the American in Britain magazine website which may be of interest. They also have a link to their 2023 Expats Guide which has some useful information regarding life here!