CANNES BRANCH EVENTS
OUR NEXT EVENTS
Stop Press : The Cannes Branch will be organizing the Chairman's BBQ at the end of April 2012 and an Event to celebrate ER II's Diamond Coronation Jubilee on Sat June 2nd - watch this space for further details.
SHROVE TUESDAY : PANCAKE EVENING
Tuesday February 21st: 7pm HolyTrinityChurchCannes
We all enjoyed last years event so come and join us again this year.
We will make it a Carnival and musical evening so please invite your friends.
18€ per person.The booking form can be found in the Events Calendar
MONTHLY GET TOGETHER LUNCHES
For all reservations please contact the organisers directly.
VALBONNE : BRITTAIN’S RESTAURANT
On the 1st Thursday of the month at 12h30
Brittain’s Restaurant , 2030 Route de Cannes, 06370 Mouans Sartoux.
Meet new and old friends, a chance to enjoy a typically British atmosphere. Brittain’s caters for all our tastes: fish and chips, scampi and delicious curries etc. If you want to join us please book directly with Brittain’s Salon de Thé & Restaurant 04 93 12 03 97 www.brittains-restaurant.com
CANNES : LE CLOS COSETTE VALLAURIS
On the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 12h30
Le Clos Cosette, 1 Avenue du Tapis Vert, 06220 Vallauris
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 Lesley Joines 06 65 38 05 29
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: RESTAURANT LA FORGE
On the last Friday of the month at 12.30
10 Rue Aubernon , 06600 Antibes
Three course menu, wine and coffee. Price 20€
The restaurant is located between the Marché Provencal and the port .
It is possible to take the car to the door of the restaurant to drop passengers and there is plenty of parking in the car park next to the port. For all reservations please click on the event, print and complete the booking form and send to E Lomax as indicated.
Elizabeth Lomax : Tel 04 93 69 48 79 E-mail :
THE BLEU LAVANDE MONTHLY LUNCHES : VALBONNE
June Grenard continues to host her monthly lunches at The Bleu Lavande Restaurant, on the 3rd Thursday of the month, members of the British Association are warmly welcomed . The price is about 29€ per person all inclusive.
For reservations please contact June Grenard : Tel 04 93 77 77 40
THE BRITISH ASSOCIATION OF THE ALPES- MARITIMES : NICE BRANCH
The Happy Hour is held every Friday evening from 6 to 8.30pm at The Hotel Brice, 44 Avenue Maréchal Joffre, 06000 Nice.
Everybody is welcome to visit The Grange everyThursday morning. On the 3rd Saturday of the month is the Open House Day when books and brocante are on sale. For all details about Sunnybank please contact Helen : 04 93 47 94 20 on Tuesday and Thursday mornings or leave a message. For all events held at The Grange please consult : www.sunny-bank.org
HOLY TRINITY CANNES CHURCH EVENTS
For further details please contact Judith the Church Secretary Tel : 04 93 94 54 61
KEEP FIT CLASSES
One of our members Mrs Pam Sonenfeld runs Keep-Fit classes in the Church Centre, Holy Trinity Cannes every Thursday morning from 10 to 11am. The price is 3€ a session. Pam invites you to do your first workout for free. The money raised from the classes is donated to a UK Charity BREAKTHU Breast Cancer Charity so it is all for a good cause.
For further details please telephone Pam 06 67 98 92 92
THE FRANCE GRANDE-BRETAGNE CANNES BRANCH
The French and English classes will be starting again on Saturday 1st of October, for all details please contact The Hon. Chairman Mrs Betty Roca.Tel: 04 93 99 48 83.
THE ROYAL BRITISH LEGION
For all enquiries please contact The Hon. Secretary of The Royal British Legion Rosemary Johnson, 84 Av Maréchal Juin, 06250 MOUGINS Tel 04 92 98 01 61
THE SCOTTISH RIVIERA DANCING CLUB
You can consult their website: www.scottishdanceriviera.free.fr
Or phone The President Mrs Angela Hemmings for further details. Tel 04 93 42 72 95
THE CANNES BRANCH COMMITTEE
Chairman : James Buchanan-Jardine : 04 93 75 65 17
Secretary : Lesley Joines : 06 65 38 05 29 E-mail
Treasurer : Richard Davison : 04 93 07 73 86 E-mail
Rev. Giles Williams : 04 93 94 04 56 E-mail
Rosemary Johnson : 04 92 98 01 61 E-mail
Elizabeth Lomax : 04 93 69 48 79 E-mail
Virginia Youdale : 04 93 75 57 47 E-mail
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 www.holytrinitycannes.org http://www.britishassociation.info/ http://www.britishassociation.info/ 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 : Sarah Legon 04 94 39 08 54
“Alcoholics Anonymous”. 24 hr helpline 0820 200 257 Website: www.aa-riviera.org
The Royal British Legion Cannes& East Var: 04 94 84 14 75
The Commonwealth Club : 04 92 92 85 04 www.commonwealthclubriviera.com
The RivieraComedy Club : 04 89 74 56 33 www.therivieracomedyclub.com www.therivieracomedyclub.com wwwwww.therivieracomedyclub.com 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
AntibesBooks, 24 Rue Aubernon,06600 Antibes: 04 93 34 74 71
CannesEnglish Bookshop, 11 Rue Bivouac Napolean,06400 Cannes: 04 93 99 40 06
English Book Centre, 12 Rue Alexis Julien, 06560 Valbonne : 04 93 12 21 42