Cheltenham German Club

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                              Cheltenham-Göttingen Twinning.



Details from :

Annette Wight

email: [email protected]

Twinning Officer : Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
tel  01242 264311
(Democracy Assistant : Wednesday and Friday
tel 01242 775153)

Cheltenham Borough Council

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The Twinning Association is holding a quiz and supper evening on Thursday 26 January 2017, 7.15 for a 7.30 start, at Cheltenham Cricket Club, Prince's St, Cheltenham GL52 6BE and we would be delighted if you could come along.

 Tickets are £10 per person and will include a ploughmans type supper (cheese, bread, etc) and of course the quiz with team first prize, organised by our very own experienced quiz master, Diggory Seacome.  There will be a pay bar for drinks.

 Teams will be of 4 people, so please organise your own team or come along individually and we can make up teams on the night.    As we will be catering, please let me know by Tuesday 24 January latest, if you will be joining us.

 We look forward to seeing you at the first of our 2017 twinning functions and please spread the word amongst friends and colleagues.

 With kind regards



The date for the Göttingen Big Party Visit to Cheltenham 2017 has been set for 22-27 JULY, 2017, arriving on Saturday and departing onThursday. 

And so the preparations begin!  

Please note the date and if you can think about hosting visitors or

have programmes ideas, then please be in touch.  Further details will



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