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Twinning Association News and Features

- Archive: 2019 -

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Saturday 16th November:

Dickensian Market 2019

New for this year: Hand knitted Christmas bunting and tiered



Sunday 10th November:

Remembrance Sunday in Buxton and Oignies

Several members of Friends of Oignies attended the service on the slopes, where a wreath was laid on behalf of the association. The report also includes some pictures from the service in Oignies

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Saturday 12th October:

Association AGM 2019 wine, cheese and a very entertaining quiz!

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Summer 2019:

Oignies and its Wartime Heritage

2018 was the centenary of the ending of the First World War, whilst 2020 marks the 80th anniversary of the tragic events that forged the link between our two towns. Peter Bloomfield and his family have been exploring the region's wartime heritage, during a couple of extra visits to Oignies, staying with their host Véronique Bernard.

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May 2019:

Promoting the Twinning this Spring

We have been busy promoting and representing the

Friends of Oignies at events around Buxton during May.

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April 2019:

Twinning Visit to Buxton

Bienvenue aux Amis de Buxton !

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