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					Storrington & District Twinning
           Spring Edition 2008

         Inside this Newsletter

         Film Night – April

         Féte Champétre - May

         AGM/BBQ - June

         Children’s Visit – July

         Membership Renewal

         Future Plans
          Storrington & District Twinning
                                     Spring Edition 2008

Did any of you wine lover’s        Film Night -                       Fête Champêtre –
visit Oz Clarke, TV’s wine         Friday, 4th April                  Sunday, 11th May
guru at the Wine Rack Store
in Storrington last week?
                                   “L’école pour Tous”                A long awaited Garden Party.
                                                                      We have lots of games lined
To set the scene on this                                              up for this afternoon for those
glorious sunny day, tables                                            of you who enjoy a little
were set up in the Square and                                         exercise or for those of you
a jazz band played whilst                                             who would like to just sit and
people listened, drank wine,                                          soak up the sun (hopefully)
ate bread and cheese. Oz                                              with tea and scones. We will,
was very welcoming and                                                of course, be playing
keen to pass on his                                                   pétanque.
knowledge and experiences
of the variety of wines on offer
                                                                      Look forward to seeing you
from around the World.
                                                                      and your guests for an
                                                                      enjoyable afternoon.
It was a good day for those        This is a typical French
who went and yes, it was free.     comedy 2006 film about a           Venue: The Fieldings, Hurston
                                   man, named Jahwed, in his          Lane, Storrington
                                   30’s running from the Police.
                                   He, quite by accident, takes       Price is £5 and starts at 3pm.
                                   over the identity of a French
                                   Professor who is about to
                                   start a new job in a College.

                                   What happens next and what
                                   do the pupils think of their new

The start of 2008 began with a     To find out how this story
Wine Tasting & Quiz evening        ends, why not come and join
in January followed by a           us.
Raclette evening in February.
                                   Venue: Sullington Methodist
Our Spring programme kicks         Church Hall at 7.30pm.
off with another film night.
These continue to be and are       Price is £2 for Members and
most popular with our              £2.50 non members.
members and friends from
around the district.
           Storrington & District Twinning
                                          Spring Edition 2008

AGM/BBQ -                              Children’s Visit –                   Future Plans - 2008
Sunday, 22nd June                      16/23rd July
                                                                            We are still hoping to organise
Although this is our AGM we            Last Summer a group of               a coach trip to Villerest later
never let an event go by               English children went to             this year, October or
without adding a glass or two          Villerest. In July its our turn to   November. As soon as we
of wine with lots of viandes et        reciprocate hosting                  receive dates from Villerest
fromage. So why not come to            approximately 8/10 children          we will let you know.
our BBQ to round off the end           and adults. Consequently we
of the season.                         need your help with
                                       accommodation especially
Come rain or shine this is             those families that went last
always one of those                    Summer. If you are able to
occasions where food is                offer any help please call Dee
plentiful, wine is flowing and         Smithson on 01903 744024.
your chance to meet other
members of the Association.

                                       Membership Renewal                   Twinning Website

                                       Yes it’s that time again when        This is our next project, to get
                                       we ask you to part with some         the Twinning Association
                                       money. Your membership               website set up incorporating
                                       expires this month March. We         a link to Villerest. The little
                                       value your support and               money we raise will help go
                                       without it we would not be           towards the cost of setting this
Please feel free to invite             able to continue.                    up.
friends and family – all are
welcome. But please do not             Your renewal form is attached        Next film night after the
forget to fill in your reply slip in   and a fill-in slip for any events    Summer break will be 19th
good time so that we can               you wish to attend.                  September, La Vie en Rose.
cater for everyone.
                                                                            On behalf of the Committee,
Venue: “Corsley”, Melton                                                    we thank you for your
Drive, Storrington at 12pm                                                  continued support.

Price: £8.00 per adult and £5                                               Please send your forms and
per child to include BBQ and a                                              money to: The Secretary,
glass of wine on arrival.                                                   SDTA, Hareta, Nightingale
                                                                            Lane, Storrington, West
                                                                            Sussex, RH20 4NU