2012 Visit to Old Catton

Version 2, Updated Sun 08.04.12
The Mayor of Lavaré has confirmed that the people of Lavaré will visit Old Catton 16th to 20th May 2012.
21 Adults and 7 children are coming (+ coach driver we assume).
Hosts have already been allocated.
Here is the programme of events for our French guests.
(This is subject to possible change.)
The Twinning Association pays for all entry fees and excursions for the French visitors.
The Party Night is free to our French visitors.
English members of the Association are charged entry fees on excursions and the Party Night for themselves at cost.
Details of costings for English members will be issued just before the Easter Break.
Wed 16th May
18:00 - 19:00 approx - Reception, drinks & nibbles when French arrive at Pavilion, Recreation Ground.
Meal + evening with host families
Thurs 17th May
09:15 Depart from Recreation Ground for Holt
View William Marriott Railway Museum, Model Railway & Railway Cottage at Holt Station
Steam train (train à vapeur) Holt to Sheringham, dep 11:15 - arr 11:40
20-30 mins in Sheringham (station, pitch & put or shops)
Picnic lunch in local hall
Dep 13:30 for Cromer
1 hr approx at Cromer promenade/pier/amusements etc
15:00+16:00 RNLI Lifeboat (bateau de sauvetage)/Henry Blogg museum (2 groups)
This includes a visit to inside the boathouse (under the boat!) and looking at RNLI crew equipment etc
Depart Cromer 17:00 to Norwich. Return around 18:00.
Evening with host families.
Fri 18th May
Depart 09:30 for Wroxham Barns
Picnic lunch at Norfolk Broad Yacht Club overlooking Wroxham Broad
14:00 Norwich Castle (at request of the French)
(Le château de Norwich et ses Basse-fosses/Oubliettes avec traducteur)
Leave at 16:30 to arrive at Rec, Old Catton 17:00
Party Night (Soirée)
Aperitif 19:00, Hellesdon Community Centre
3 course evening meal with wine
Music & dancing to the Glenbarry Duo
Bring your own selection of drinks for after the meal as there will be no bar on the night
Sat 19th May
Free Day with guests – suggest you join with one or more other host families to do something. 
(Journée libre avec hôtes)
(Cromer & Sheringham Crab & Lobster Festival has lots on all day.  http://www.crabandlobsterfestival.co.uk )
Sun 20th May
08:00 French guests depart from the Recreation Ground.  Time to be confirmed
If you would like to join in with our activities or simply enquire more about the Old Catton Twinning Association, please contact the Chairman, Richard Moore, details from the contact page.