List of Ambassadors from the United Kingdom to Greece

The Ambassador from the United Kingdom to Greece is the United Kingdom's foremost diplomatic representative in Greece, and in charge of the UK's diplomatic mission in Greece. The official title is "Her Britannic Majesty's Ambassador to the Hellenic Republic".

Heads of Missions

Envoys Extraordinary and Ministers Plenipotentiary

*1828: Stratford Canning

*1833–1835: Edward James DawkinsHaydn, Joseph, "The Book of Dignities: Containing Rolls of the Official Personages of the British Empire" (1851)]
*1835–1849: Sir Edmund Lyons, Bt.Haydn, Joseph, "The Book of Dignities: Containing Rolls of the Official Personages of the British Empire" (1851)]
*1849–1862: Thomas Wyse (knighted 1857)Haydn, Joseph, "The Book of Dignities: Containing Rolls of the Official Personages of the British Empire" (1851)] :1860–1861: William Eliot, Lord Eliot (chargé d'affaires)
*1862–1864: Peter Campbell Scarlett
*1864–1872: Hon. Edward Erskine

*1884–1888: Sir Horace Rumbold, Bt.

*1903–1916: Sir Francis Elliot
*1916–1917: Granville Leveson-Gower, 3rd Earl Granville

*1922–1923: Sir Francis Lindley

*1926–1929: Sir Percy Loraine, Bt.
*1929–1933: Hon. Patrick Ramsay
*1933–1939: Sir Sydney Waterlow
*1939- : Sir Charles Palairet

Ambassadors

*1943–1946: Sir Reginald Leeper

*1951– : Sir Charles Peake

*1957– : Sir Roger Allen

*1962–1967: Sir Ralph Murray
*1967–1971: Sir Michael Stewart

*1971– : Sir Robin Hooper
*1974–1978 : Brooks Richards

*1982–1985: Sir Peregrine Rhodes
*1985–1989: Sir Jeremy Thomas
*1989–1993: Sir David Miers
*1996–1999: Michael Llewellyn Smith
*1999–2004: Sir David Madden
*2004– : Simon Gass [cite web|url=http://ukingreece.fco.gov.uk/en/our-office-in-greece/our-ambassador/|title=British Ambassador to Greece|accessdate=2008-09-21]

References


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