and Highbridge twinning group visits French twin town
party of 22 members from the Burnham and Highbridge Town Twinning
Association have just returned from a visit to their French twin
town of St Georges de Reintembault, the second largest town in
the Canton of Louvigne du Desert.
The party were greeted by the Mayor and other members of their
twinning committee when a model of Burnham Lighthouse was given
to them and speeches and refreshments followed.
following day the group visited St Malo on the coast, which was
a much-enjoyed historical trip that included the ramparts around
the old town, and plenty of shops.
group also visited an agriculture show, a flower show, and enjoyed
communal dinners with the hosts.
very enjoyable trip was had and the twinning group always welcomes
new members. You don't have to be fluent in French but some knowledge
would be an advantage," said Chairman Mike Mansfield, who
can be contacted on 01278 7832371 for details of how to join.