To promote Twinning among families and young people we are organising a Treasure Hunt to find “animals” around the town, with a prize draw at the end. The charge will Be £2.00 for adults and 50p for under-18s. Tickets will be available in advance form the Workbox (24, High Street) and from the Market Cross […]
The Malmesbury Twinning AGM is on Tuesday 21 May in the Town Hall (Malting Hall), starting promptly at 7.00pm. The meeting should be over by 7.45pm, members permitting. A group of us (18 so far) are having a meal afterwards at La Campagna. IF you would like to join us please let Glyn Davies know. […]
A group of senior scouts from Malmesbury, led by Simon Langham, will be visiting Niebüll at the end of July, joining a camp with the “Niebüller Schwalben” – Niebull Swallows. We hope they have a very good time, and look forward to hearing their stories.
Another date for your diary. The questions from our question master Zofie will be varied but answerable. There will be great fun, and again a bar will be available and also a light supper. This will be held in the Town Hall starting at 7:30pm.
The Spanish dinner originally scheduled for Friday 1 February at Goss Croft Hall, Seagry was cancelled, due to the snow. The dinner has been re-arranged for Friday, 1 March. Doors open at 6:30pm with dinner starting at 7:00pm. . If you have tickets and can still come, that’s great. If you need a refund or […]
During our exchange visits this year we also planed ensuring we all came together for the Armistice Centenary Commemoration, to remember the horrors of war and the need for peace. Eight representatives from Malmesbury went to Gien (Deputy Mayor Julie Exton representing the town; Cllr Philip Exton representing the Royal British Legion; Warden Mike Westmacott […]
The Association held a very successful AGM in May 2018, with many new members in attendance, and three new committee members elected. The minutes of the meeting can be viewed here. Dates of forthcoming committee meetings are: Tuesday 11 December, 6pm in the Hobbes Parlour, Town Hall Tuesday 22 January 2019, 6.00pm, Hobbes Parlour, Town […]
We had a wonderful visit to Gien in June, with 27 people from Malmesbury. We had a great sports day on the Sunday (nothing too energetic) at the Margots out at Coullons, when we all learned the intriguing new game of Molkky (and ten people bought sets to bring home). We were also entertained royally, […]
At the end of August we had ten visitors from Niebüll, including some new friends. On the Friday we did a visit to the Caen Hill flight and it was intriguing how unknown and fascinating this engineering miracle was. It was followed by a visit to the Wadworth Brewery. Their hand-painted pub signs, and the […]
The Primary School has also set up a wonderful contact with the Central Primary School in Gien, led by Mrs Debbie Collinson here in Malmesbury and Mr Stephane Le Bris in Gien. They met during the Gien visit this year and pupils are exchanging information between them. Language is a challenge at this level, but […]