Welwyn Anglo-French Twinning – Forthcoming Events

2018 Events

Friday 18th – Monday 21st May 2018

Twinning Weekend

We will be hosting our French friends. There will be a series of events during the weekend.

The Welcome Ceremony for the twinning weekend is in the small hall at Welwyn Civic Centre at 5:30 pm on Friday 18th May.

The Gala Dinner will be held in the main hall at Welwyn Civic Centre from 7:00 pm on Sunday 20th May. This is for all members of the association, not just host families. Non-hosts will need to let Nigel know how many tickets they want to buy. Cost for non-hosting members is £25:00 per head, and £10:00 per head for children aged under 12.

Saturday 16th June 2018

Welwyn Street Market

Welwyn Twinning will have a stall.

Thursday 21st June 2018

Wine Tasting

Main hall at Welwyn Civic Centre. Tickets are £10:00 per head for both members and non-members. On the door tickets will be £12:00 per head, for members and non-members. Members will receive a raffle ticket for a separate, members only, raffle.

Saturday 30th June 2018

Singlers Marsh Fun Day

Saturday 14th July 2018

Bastille Day BBQ (weather permitting)

Sunday 15th July 2018

Le Petit Tour – A cycle event in WGC

July/August/September 2018

Pétanque Knock-Out Competition

September/October 2018

Annual General Meeting (AGM)

October/November 2018

Talk (Subject TBD)

December 2018

Christmas Lunch


Tickets for WAFTA events can be purchased from Hill and Co. in Welwyn. Please use the full name ‘Welwyn Anglo-French Twinning Association’ when paying by cheque for tickets to our events. Our bankers are no longer prepared to accept cheques for deposit to our account made payable to the acronym ‘WAFTA’. If you are unable to go there to purchase them, contact Graham Middleton . Note that any tickets reserved for collection at the door will be subject to the £1 surcharge unless paid for in advance.

Hill and Co Violin Shop

Hill and Co.,
The Violin Shop,
5 High Street,
Herts AL6 9EE
01438 715849

Ongoing Events

French Conversation Group

The group is continuing to meet roughly once a fortnight. Anyone interested can obtain details from Janice Kaye (janice.kaye@welwyntwinning.org). Note that this is not suitable for absolute beginners.

Welwyn Anglo-French Twinning – Past Events

Click here to read about our past events and see our colourful publicity posters.