Twinning visit May 2022

After two postponements due to Covid we were delighted to welcome back to Foxton our friends from Montigny once again. Seventeen Montignais visited over the weekend of the 7th and 8th of May. Alas, the school term in France did not coincide quite so well with the dates this year but we were pleased to…

French Café – Sunday 3 April

After the dark days of Covid and winter, a bit of ‘April in Paris’ is coming to Foxton. Join us for breakfast on Sunday 3 April in the Pavilion from 9.30 to 12.00. We’ll be serving a range of tasty breakfast items such as French pastries, bacon baps, tea, coffee and juice. It’s a lovely…

Car Boot Sale and French Cafe

We are holding a Car Boot Sale and French Café at Foxton Village Hall, Hardman Road, Foxton, CB22 6RN to raise funds for the Twinning Association on Sunday 10 September from 8.00 to 12.00. Please contact us if you would like to book a pitch (£10 in advance £12.50 on the day, set-up from 7.30)…

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First village visit to Montigny

The first trip to Montigny for Foxton residents will take place over the weekend of 15-17/18 September. All Foxton residents are invited to come, of course, and there are already plenty of interested Montignais who would love to host a visitor from Foxton for the weekend. We will be staying with various host families in…

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Montigny Committee Visit Foxton

The weekend visit to Foxton by four members of the Montigny Twinning Committee in March was a huge success.  The visitors were: Gil Guilbert (deputy mayor of Montigny), Marie-Claude Loquet, Sophie Maratray (both parish councillors) and Isabelle Retout (Montigny Primary School teacher). The weekend started with a short planning meeting, followed by a welcome reception…

French Soirée

Thank you to everyone who came to our French Evening at the beginning of March. We were so pleased by the support from the village – the event was a sell-out and from the feedback we’ve had, it sounded as if everyone had a great time! The hall was decorated with red, white and blue…

French committee visit

Four members of Montigny Twinning Committee will be visiting Foxton for the weekend of 17 – 20 March. We are having an informal reception in the Village Hall lounge on Friday 17 March at 7.00pm where they will meet some parish councillors and other interested residents. Please come along and say hello if you would…