Forthcoming Events for 2019-20

Erasmus Students Visit: 18th-29th March 2019

Commerce students will be working in Businesses in the town centre:

‘Newtown Twinning Association are looking forward to welcoming our 9 French students from MFR les Herbiers CFA La Louisière.  Bon Voyage a tous!’

NTA Annual Dinner: Sat 11th May 2019.

Newtown Twinning Annual Dinner held at the Waggon and Horses Newtown at 7pm for 7.30pm on Saturday 11th May 2019.  Two or Three courses with a French theme evening.  Details of the menu to follow shortly along with the booking form.


Newtown Walking Festival: 1st and 2nd June 2019.

Les Herbiers walking groups to visit and take part.

Gŵyl gerdded Y Drenewydd

Dyma erthygl am Wyl Gerdded y Drenewydd a ymddangosodd yn Seren Hafren Mis Ionawr.

Seren Hafren, our local Welsh Newspaper is publicising the Newtown Walking Festival on the 1st and 2nd of June.  Walks for all abilities, and two Welsh medium walks available on the Saturday and the Sunday.  Newtown Walking are organising the festival.  Newtown Twinning association is hoping to receive a party of French walkers to join us for the festival.

Newtown Carnival Stall: Saturday, 8th of June 2019.

Promoting NTA and selling local goods and French wine.

Newtown Food Festival 2019 and The French Village: 7th and 8th September.

Upwards of 50 people visiting from Les Herbiers for the 2019 FF and for the celebration of the 20th anniversary of the signing of the Twinning charter.

38th Chrono Race and Fair: 9th to 16th Oct 2019

HCC are returning with Newtown Twinning Association.

4th French Film event:  February 2020.


Wales France International Millennium Stadium Cardiff.  February 2020.

Les Herbiers visiting.

Erasmus:  March 2020.


Music Festival Les Herbiers: April 13th-20th 2020

17th April confirmed as the concert date, venue Theatre Les Herbiers.

More information on each event to follow!