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Walk at Rue d’Agon -September 2017

A small, intrepid group met on a damp September morning for our monthly walk. We set off along the footpath at the side of the Sienne estuary before turning left up through country lanes to the lovely old village of … Continue reading

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The Anglophone Association Banner -5th September 2017

You may already know that some of our craftier members have been busy creating a banner to help make the Anglophone Association more visible at events, such as the annual fair at Les Unelles, where we had a stand to … Continue reading

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1st French conversation group – 21st August 2017

Not wanting to wait for La Rentrée, 11 keen members got together on 21 August for the first of the French conversation groups. Introductions (in French of course) were made and various aspects of the weather discussed and phrases learnt. … Continue reading

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French Conversation Group

We have recently formed two French conversation groups; one to cater for beginners and a second for those that have some knowledge of French already. We have a group of members (English and French) who will be willing to help facilitate … Continue reading

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Mini Golf at La Baleine – 10th August 2017

I woke to a fine day with some sunshine and only a 5% chance of rain. This was a promising start for attending my first event as a new member of the Anglophone Association of Coutances.   Lunch at Le Krill … Continue reading

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Fete National – 14th July 2017

Louise and David welcomed sixty-two members of the Anglophone Association to the Annual Fête nationale. The weather was, once again, kind to us and we were able to enjoy a delightful buffet lunch sitting under the Normandy sunshine.  Many thanks … Continue reading

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Lunch at Granville and tour of the old town – 14th June 2017

On one of the warmest days so far in June, sun-lovers met at Le Borsalino on the marina in Granville. We enjoyed a varied and unhurried lunch including seafood, salads, turkey, gammon and pizzas. We then made our way to … Continue reading

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 Mad dogs and Anglophones  – 21st June 2017   

There was a distinct absence of dogs, mad or otherwise, when a group of us met at Lac des Bruyères for a walk. It was 10.30 am and already hot, hot, hot! Because of this, there was a choice of … Continue reading

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Waffles in the Garden – 7 June 2017

How lucky were we, after Tuesday’s high winds and driving rain, to be sat outside in sunshine surrounded by the most beautiful garden. Annette invited the Anglophone Association to afternoon tea with, not only a selection of cakes, but an … Continue reading

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Walk at La Baleine – 23rd May 2017

The most precious ingredients for a late spring walk are fair weather and sunshine and we were blessed with both at La Baleine. Add beautiful countryside, quiet lanes and wildlife and your day is idyllic. From Le Krill restaurant in … Continue reading

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