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GALETTE DES ROIS

Saturday, 9th January at 7 pm at Holy Trinity Church Hall, Cannes. Cost €12 to include Galettes and drinks followed by musical entertainment. Reservations to arrive before 5th January.

 

BRITISH ASSOCIATION DE CANNES ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

Friday, 12th February 2016 at 11 am in Holy Trinity Church Hall, Ave Branly 06400, Cannes.  This will be followed by a Buffet Lunch. (Cost €12 inc. wine).  It is hoped to see as many members as possible at the meeting and to share a convivial lunch

VISIT TO EPHRUSSI DE ROTHSCHILD VILLA & GARDENS:

Friday:  15th April 2016- Meet group at Entrance to villa at 11.30 am for tour of villa followed by lunch on the terrace overlooking the gardens.  Explore the extensive gardens in the afternoon. Cost including entrance fee and lunch €30.  Transport available.  For further details: 0493-75-65-17.  Reservations to arrive before 31st March.

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 January, 9th February, 8th March, 12th April. .

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.

  ANTIBES

       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 January, 26th February, 25th March, 29 April.

 

Valbonne

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."

 

SUNNYBANK

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 Jan, 4th Feb, 3rd Mar, 7th April.)  clothes, bric-a-brac, books etc and light lunch are available. The Grange also opens on the 3rd Saturdays (16th Jan, 20th Feb, 19th Mar, 16th April.) from 10 am until 3pm for sale of clothes and accessories with a light lunch available. Tel:  04-93-47-94-20.  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it                                        

 

HOLY TRINITY CANNES CHURCH EVENTS

Every Sunday
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)

January:

Wednesday 6th: Holy Communion Service for Epiphany at 10am

Sunday 17th: 'Sing-along Sunday' favourite hymns and songs at 2pm

19th - 25th: Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

Wednesday 20th: HTC hosting the service for the WPCU at 8pm

 

February:

Wednesday 10th: Holy Communion service for Ash Wednesday at 7:30pm

Tuesday 23rd: Start of 'Christianity Explored' course at 8pm

 

March:

Saturday 5th March: Concert by the 'jeunes talents des conservatoires de  la Côte d'Azur.'at 3pm

Thursday 24th: Holy Communion service for Maundy Thursday at 7:30pm

Friday 25th: Good Friday - Vigil at the Cross from 12noon-3pm

Sunday 27th March: Easter Sunday - 9am Holy Communion; 10:30 Family Communion


For further details please 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.

Cheese & Wine Evening to be held towards the end of March.  Date not yet decided. 

 

 Cannes-Provence Branch of the THE ROYAL BRITISH LEGION

Chairman Andrew Buchanan 04 94 04 69 81. This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

 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      

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HELP

There is an urgent need for volunteers to replace the present Secretary and Treasurer.  Secretarial duties include taking minutes and correspondence.  Please contact The Chairman on 0493-75-65-17.  Offers of help would be greatly appreciated. 

 

The Cannes Branch Committee

Chairman : James Buchanan-Jardine : 04 93 75 65 17 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Secretary :
Treasurer :  
Rosemary Johnson : 04 92 99 09 37 E-mail  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Sylvie Chanoni : 04 92 97 09 65 E-mail  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Rev. Giles Williams : 04 93 94 04 56 E-mail  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Paul Ignatieff : 04 94 67 87 90 E-mail  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Virginia Youdale : 04 93 75 57 47 E-mail  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 

Useful Contacts

 
Sunnybank: 04 93 47 94 20 www.sunny-bank.org
Riviera Reporter : www.rivierareporter.com
Riviera Times : www.rivieratimes.com
The Connexion: www.connexionfrance.com
Anglo Info: A comprehensive English Language website: www.riviera.angloinfo.com
Holy Trinity Church Cannes: 04 93 94 54 61   www.holytrinitycannes.org
British Community Committee:  Christopher Chantrey 01 42 46 24 92 www.britishinfrance.com
Overseas Medical Benefits France: 01 45 26 33 41 www.cleiss.fr
DWP Overseas Medical Benefits: International Pensions Centre: + 44 191 218 1999
Préfecture des Alpes Maritimes: 04 93 72 20 00    www.alpes-maritimes.pref.gouv.fr
English Speaking Cancer Support Group :  04 94 29 10 52 www.theriverawoman.com
“Alcoholics Anonymous”. 24 hr helpline 0820 200 257 www.aa-riviera.org
The Royal British Legion Cannes-Provence Branch : 04 94 04 69 81
The Commonwealth Club : 04 92 92 85 04 www.commonwealthclubriviera.com
The RivieraComedy Club : 04 89 74 56 33  www.therivieracomedyclub.com
Cinema Les Arcades, Rue Félix Faure, Cannes: VO Films in English Tel : 04 93 39 10 00
Morrisson’s Pub, Rue Teisièrre, Cannes : Live music every Tuesday evening 9.30pm
CannesEnglish Bookshop, 11 Rue Bivouac Napolean,06400 Cannes: 04 93 99 40 06
 
 

 

Services Available

DRY STONE WALLING and NATURAL STONE MASONRY - Bespoke works for home and garden

Contact: Alan Smiles 04-93-49-37-66/06-95-51-90-56 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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