A weekend visit from our twin Club Louviers Le Neubourg

The Rotary Club of Banstead is twinned with Louviers Le Neubourg. typically we visit them one year and the next year they visit us Over the weekend of 17- 19 May 2019, 12 Louviers Le Neubourg Rotarians and partners travelled to Surrey to meet with their Rotarian friends from their twin club of Banstead. The clubs have been twinned for 50 years and it was the anniversary this year, plus the chance to renew old friendships and for new members to make new ones!

Everyone met up at Banstead Downs Golf Club for lavish cakes and tea/ coffee. It was obvious from the start that food would play a big part in the weekend! The Louviers club's Vice President Patrick lead the French group and Rotarian John Draper had organised the weekend’s hospitality which began that same evening at President’s Night which celebrated the 50th Anniversary of the clubs’ twinning at Banstead Downs Golf Club.

We had a fascinating visit next day to London by coach. We went to have lunch at the Sargeant’s Mess Restaurant, followed by a guided tour of the Tower of London, and stroll along the Thames. We finished with a wonderful drive home through historic London and then dinner with Rotary host families.

So after many miles and meals we found ourselves back for Sunday lunch at Banstead Downs Golf Club on our final day to discuss joint projects, including speeches and toasts made by Presidents David & Patrick. We will make our return trip to Louviers Le Neubourg in 2020!

Recent Posts

Useful links

by Banstead Rotary

Privacy Policy  (GDPR), The Rotary Club of Banstead, Charity Number 1029532

As a service charity, operating both nationally and internationally, which can be contacted on email: davidmartin331@outlook.com  we promise to retain, for as short a period as reasonably necessary, your personal data privately and securely. It will be used solely to further the interests of the Charity. It will never be disclosed to a third-party without your prior consent. Anyone is entitled to details of the information we hold about them and to require cancellation of it. Any complaint about our handling of your data may be made to the Information Commissioner`s Office at Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wimslow, Cheshire SK95AF. Helpline 0303 123 1113.'