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Forthcoming events
Local events
Date:
Saturday, June 02, 2018  - Saturday, June 02, 2018
Event:

NTTA Monthly Coffee Morning

Twin Town Members meet on the first Saturday of every month for a general chat and a chance to find out about future twin town events.

All members are very welcome to come along.  Anyone interested in finding out more about the Assocation are also welcome.

Members get a discount of 10% in Angelica's on production of their 'coffee club' card.

Note - Members usually arrive about 10:15am onwards.  No booking is required. The group meet at one of the tables in Angelica's restaurant.


Time:
10:00  - 12:00
Venue:
Angelica's Restaurant in Camp Hopsons

International events

Date:
Wednesday, July 11, 2018  - Sunday, July 15, 2018
Event:

Twin Town Visit to Zamosc (Poland)

A group from Newbury will be visiting Zamosc to take part in a weekend of activities.  Visitors from our other twin and associated towns will also be present.

Visitors will travel together and stay with host families in Zamosc.

 


Time:

Venue:
Zamosc

Braunfels

Braunfels, Newbury's oldest twin, is in one of the prettiest parts of Germany, Hessen, not far from Frankfurt.

You either fly to Frankfurt's main airport, or take Ryanair's service to Frankfurt Haan, or drive there via Belgium.

The focal point of the town is the market place, with its half-timbered houses, while the Lower Gate, dating from 1350, is the oldest building in the market place.

The town has grown around the castle, which dates back to the 13th century, and helps give the place a slightly `fairytale look'. Braunfels also provides an ideal base to explore the Taunus region, a range of hills between the valleys of the Rhine, Main and Lahn.

The area also abounds with spas, such as Bad Homburg vor der Hohe, which dates back to Roman times.



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Links to other local web sites of interest

Braunfels Association website (in German)   
Braunfels Town Website   
Braunfels Wikipedia entry   

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