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The Falkirk Council area is twinned with Créteil in France and Odenwald in Germany. Find out more about both areas, and how you can get involved in twinning, on this website.
Our May meeting will be held on Tuesday, 24th May (a little later than usual due to other commitments) in the Studio at Falkirk Town Hall at 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. We will be discussing the programme for the 2022 – 2023 session, and all the events and outings which will take place overContinue reading “Odenwald Association – meeting at FTH Studio 24 May”
Our 44th Annual General Meeting will be held in person on Tuesday, April 12th at 7 p.m. in the Studio at Falkirk Town Hall. The Studio is upstairs and there is a lift. We will be electing office bearers, reviewing the events of the last three years, and looking forward to summer activities. All members,Continue reading “Odenwald Association AGM”
For the second year in a row, the Odenwald Association hosted an online Burns supper, together with our friends from the Schottland Vereinigung. With a mixture of song, dance, poems, and chat, presented by Charlie Tibbles, the life and works of Burns were celebrated in style. The online show was broadcast on 25 January. YouContinue reading “Online Burns supper”
Créteil is a large cosmopolitan town lying to the south of Paris, France. It is composed of the old part, known as Créteil Village with its traditional streets, shops and restaurants and the contrasting development of the ‘new town’ with its innovative architecture, variety of residential accommodation and interesting water features throughout.
Twinning may be enjoyed by people of all ages and abilities, by groups including educational, cultural, sporting and special needs organisations.
On this website you can find out about Falkirk district’s twin areas – Creteil and Odenwald – and how you can become a member of one or both of the local twinning associations. Both groups can give free help and advice to Scottish organisations trying to forge links with Germany and France. You’ll also find answers to frequently asked questions and the history of the local twinning associations.
There is something for everyone in twinning – and it’s fun!
Odenwald is a quiet, mainly rural area in the south west of Germany and is promoted through the twinning organisation The Odenwald Association.
Falkirk District Twinning Association
(Promoting twinning with Creteil, France)
Contact: The Secretary, Falkirk District Twinning Association
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