Twinning Association News and Features
- Archive: 2019 -
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
Saturday 12th October:
Association AGM 2019
...plus wine, cheese and a very entertaining quiz!
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.
Promoting the Twinning this Spring
We have been busy promoting and representing the
Friends of Oignies at events around Buxton during May.
Twinning Visit to Buxton
Bienvenue aux Amis de Buxton !