Over 25 members and friends attended the Royal Commonwealth Society Christmas Lunch which took place at the Bath and County Club on December 5th. A number of Commonwealth students from both universities were also present. All of those who attended enjoyed a traditional Xmas lunch and a short talk afterwards by one of the branch’s sponsored student Lavendhri Arumugam from South Africa who is studying at Bath Spa University. The Honorary Alderman Malcolm Lees, a past Mayor of Bath was also in attendance. The next official event will be the RCS International Student’s Reception at the Mayor’s Parlour in the Guildhall on February 15th starting at 6pm.