The beautiful suspension bridge at Ancenis
some of the best wines in France. You've always wanted to visit the French vineyards and come back with lots of lovely wine from the Loire valley. Now's your big chance!
Ancenis is about 230 miles south of Cherbourg if you are driving or about 30 miles from the airport at Nantes with flights from Manchester.
Bad Brückenau is a beautiful small village in Bavaria in the western part of the Rhön mountains. Bad Brückenau is located in the valley of the River Sinn. The town is famous for its spa waters and the magnificent neo-classical Große Kursaal building built in 1827. The old town of Bad Brückenau is home to a number of historic pubs and inns dating back to the 16th century.
If you are driving, Bad Brückenau is about 340 miles from Rotterdam (going via the Hull to Rotterdam ferry) or about 80 miles from Frankfurt airport with a good service to and from Manchester airport.
The aim of Twinning is to join towns of a similar size and area in other countries to create understanding and opportunities between professions and pupils, sports groups, local residents and of course Civic dignitaries.Twinning is open to everyone and offers an unique opportunity to meet counterparts in the twin towns.