On Friday, 15th April there will be a visit to the Ephrussi de Rothschild Villa & Gardens. The Group will meet promptly at 11.30 am at the Villa entrance doors for a tour of the house followed by lunch at 12.30 pm. Members will be free to explore the gardens and/or re-visit the house in the afternoon. Cost €30 per head including lunch. Some transport is available from the Cannes/Mougins area.
Details of this event will be found in the BA Newsletter later in March. Reservations before 31st March: 0493-43-74-09.
The Spring Barbecue will be take place in the Chairman’s garden on Saturday, 14th May at 12 noon. Cost €25 per person. Parking available. Address: 2902 Route de Pegomas, 06370, Mouans-Sartoux. Reservations before 11th May: 0493-75-65-17.
MONTHLY GET TOGETHER LUNCHES
For all reservations please contact the organisers directly.
CANNES : LE CLOS COSETTE VALLAURIS
On the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 12h30
Le Clos Cosette, 1 Avenue du Tapis Vert, 06220 Vallauris
Dates: 12th April, 10th May, 14th June .
The restaurant is situated next to Mac Donalds. The cuisine is excellent and the patron worked for many years in Brighton. Plat du jour and entrée or dessert :12,50€. To reserve please call Gina Masse 04 92 99 22 28 or Peta Mortini on 04 93 45 17 70 For those of you without transport the N° 8 bus from Antibes, the N°18 from Cannes or the 200 from Cannes and then the N°8 from Golfe Juan.
On the last Friday of the month at 12.30
Le Transat Restaurant, at Ave 11 Novembre (near Post Vauban)
Three course menu, wine and coffee. Price 20€ For directions please contact Gina or Peta Lunches will be on Fridays: 29th April, 27th May, 24th June.
THE BLEU LAVANDE MONTHLY LUNCHES
June Grenard continues to host her monthly lunches at The Bleu Lavande Restaurant on the 3rd Thursday of the month to which members of the British Association are warmly welcomed. Price is about €29. For Reservations please contact June Grenard: Tel: 04-93-77-77-40."
Everybody is welcome to visit 'The Grange' every Thursday when books and brocante are on sale from 10 am to 3 pm.
On 1st Thursdays ( 7th April, 5th May, 7th June.) clothes, bric-a-brac, books etc and light lunch are available.
The Grange also opens on the 3rd Saturdays (16th April, 21st May, 18th June.) from 10 am until 3pm for sale of clothes and accessories with a light lunch available. Tel: 04-93-47-94-20.
HOLY TRINITY CANNES CHURCH EVENTS
9am : Holy Communion (said)
10:30 : Morning Worship: alternation between Communion and Morning Prayer
Every Wednesday (except August)
10:30 - 12:30 English Language lending library
12:30 The Shepherd and Dog fellowship lunch (all welcome)
Further details can be obtained by visiting the Holy Trinity website at www.holytrinitycannes.org or contact Judith, the Church Secretary, Tel : 04 93 94 54 61
KEEP FIT CLASSES
Organized by Pam on 06-67-98-92-92. or Judith on 0493-94-54-61. Sessions will start again on Thurs. 21st Jan. Please confirm on the above numbers. All levels. €3.50. per session. Pay as you go. Approx. €400 was raised for Holy Trinity Church Funds between April and December 2015.
THE FRANCE GRANDE-BRETAGNE CANNES BRANCH
Satuday 9th January 2016 – Opening of the Winter term for the Saturday Club. Lessons & conversation in French & English every Saturday from 2 – 5:30pm followed by tea and biscuits (10 lessons per term) at La Maison des Associations, 9 Rue Braille, Cannes (behind SNCF/Voie Rapide). Contact: Iris on 0493-97-86-32 or Odette on 0493-49-37-01.
Cannes-Provence Branch of the THE ROYAL BRITISH LEGION
Chairman Andrew Buchanan 04 94 04 69 81.
New members would be most welcome.
CANCER SUPPORT GROUP 06
Helps those in the English speaking community touched by cancer who live in 06 and into the Var. It provides a range of group and one-to-one services and holds regular meetings, workshops and meditation for cients and volunteers. Most group activities take place at the Grange, 815 Chemin des Gourettes, Mouans-Sartoux, 06370.
For further details please call Michele on 06-70-52-12-44 Helpline: 07-68-38-74-70 Website: http:/cancersupportgroup06.wix.com/csg06
There is an urgent need for volunteers to replace the present Secretary and Welfare Officer. Secretarial duties include taking minutes and correspondence. Please contact The Chairman on 0493-75-65-17. Any offers of help would be greatly appreciated.
We look forward to receiving any Subscriptions for 2016 which have not yet been paid. Please send to Mel Ignatieff or Giles Williams. Details can be found in the Newsletter.
The Cannes Branch Committee
Chairman : James Buchanan-Jardine : 04 93 75 65 17
Secretary : Virginia Youdale : 04 93 75 57 47 E-mail
Treasurer : Peter Champlin 04 93 09 65 95 E-mail
Events Organiser: Rosemary Johnson : 04 92 99 09 37 E-mail