Judith Gough

Judith Gough

British Ambassador to Ukraine

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11th November 2016 Kyiv, Ukraine

Judith Gough

by Judith Gough

British Ambassador to Ukraine

A joint blog by British, Canadian and Australian Ambassadors to Ukraine You may wonder why we, the British, Canadian and Australian Ambassadors, as well as people from other Commonwealth nations, wear a poppy flower at this time of the year. First of all, the poppy is the symbol of Remembrance Day which marks the anniversary […]

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25th April 2016 Kyiv, Ukraine

Judith Gough

by Judith Gough

British Ambassador to Ukraine

Chernobyl – 30 years on

“Good evening, there has been no nuclear accident anywhere in Russia today particularly not in Chernobyl. No one is feared dead in the incident, which did not happen The rescue services have not been called out because obviously, that would be stupid considering there isn’t a vast nuclear cloud drifting across Northern Europe. So, no […]

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About Judith Gough

Judith Gough took up her post as British Ambassador to Ukraine in September 2015. Before that she was Director for Eastern Europe and Central Asia at the FCO. Ms Gough…

Judith Gough took up her post as British Ambassador to Ukraine in September 2015. Before that she was Director for Eastern Europe and Central Asia at the FCO.

Ms Gough joined the FCO in 2001 and has been engaged with this region for over 20 years and previously served as Her Majesty’s Ambassador in Tbilisi. Ms Gough has also served in the British Embassy in Seoul and, prior to joining the FCO, worked as a Consultant at Ernst and Young, in Emerging Markets and Financial Services.

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