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Next Foreign Film evening
Monday 25 March
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French conversation group
Next meeting:
Monday 18 March
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German conversation group
Next meeting:
Friday 1 March
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Twinning Visit to Frankenau 20 to 24 June 2019
more details to follow

Welcome to Wirksworth Twinning Association

We welcome members from Wirksworth and the surrounding area and villages. If you'd like to know more, please go to the membership page and if you're thinking about joining us, go here to find out how.

Wirksworth is twinned with Die in France and Frankenau in Germany. For the latest news and plans see below or go to News and Events

For information on past events, go to Past Events and News.



Buongiorno di Varallo!

3 March 2019: Nine visitors from Wirksworth, including our Mayor, Chris Whittall, are being hosted by members of the Varallo Twinning group over the Carnival celebrations.

We are hoping that a group from Varallo will be able to make a return visit next month. 

Varallo March 2019


















Foreign Films at the Northern Light Cinema in Wirksworth

Another date for your diary....Monday 25 March 2019
We'll be showing the Germany film Victoria Cert 15, German with English subtitles



Tickets (£11) are available online from the Northern Light Cinema.

Doors open at 6.00pm for canapes (included in the cost of the ticket) before the film is shown at 7.00pm

We'll be selling wine to go with the nibbles and the normal NLC bar will be open.

Proceeds from the evenings go towards putting on an exiciting programme of activities for guests that visit us here in Wirksworth from our twin towns every three years.


Wirksworth Twinning Association Annual General Meeting Friday 23 November 2018


Held at 7.30pm in the Memorial Hall, St John’s Street, Wirksworth

Many thanks to those of you who joined us for the AGM.  We looked back over the last 12 months and forward to the next 12 (there will be more to follow on the Frankenau trip when we have more details…). We also invited you to let us have suggestions for Twinning and we’ll be looking at those at the first meeting of our new committee next month. If you couldn’t be there and have any comments or suggestions you’d like to make, please do let us have them.
For those of you who weren’t able to be there please click here to download a copy of the presentation that was given.



Our friends from Dios Jumelages have sent us a link to their website where you can see news of their latest events:

http://dioisjumelages.fr

Diois Jumelages



Die Cantat joins the Wirksworth Community Choir for the 'Wirksworth Remembers' Concert
3 November 2018

die-cantat

On 3 November Wirksworth Community Choir welcomed singers from Die Cantat for the WW1 commemoration concert, which was held in St Mary’s Church. Singers from Raise Your Voices who travelled to Die in August also joined the choirs for the concert.




We welcome members from Wirksworth and the surrounding area and villages. If you'd like to know more, please go to the membership page and if you're thinking about joining us, go here to find out how.

Wirksworth is twinned with Die in France and Frankenau in Germany. For the latest news and plans, go to News and Events
For information on past events, go to Past Events and News.