Diplomatic mission of the Ukrainian People's Republic arrived in London in May 1919. At first it occupied premises at 38 Kensington Mansions, Trebovir Road, London SW5. In October 1919 moved to 75 Cornwall Gardens, London SW7. The Ukrainian mission was not officially recognised by the British government. Its main objective was to secure British recognition for the Ukrainian People's Republic.
The United Kingdom recognised the independence of Ukraine on 31 December 1991. Diplomatic relations were established on 10 January 1992 and the embassy of Ukraine in the UK was opened in October 1992. The first ambassador of Ukraine in the UK was Serhiy Komisarenko.
Margolin, A. D., From a Political Diary: Russia, the Ukraine, and America, 1905-1945 (New York, 1946)
Ukrainian Problems. A Collection of Notes and Memoirs Etc. Presented by The Ukrainian Special Diplomatic Mission in London to the British Foreign Office, Ministers and other Persons and Institutions (London, 1919)