Verwood and Three Legged Cross Twinning Association - UK

"17+ years of community support in Verwood."



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1981 to 1983 - In the Beginning - Initial Soundings.

1984 to 1986 - Initial Twinning visits to and from Champtoceaux.

    1984 - The first Official Twinning visit from Champtoceaux.

    1985 - Verwood Twinning -  first Official Twinning visit to Champtoceaux.

1987 to 1989 - Visits to and from Champtoceaux plus initial contact with Germany.

1990 to 1993 - Official Twinning visits with Liederbach am Taunus 
and also with the Canton rather than just Champtoceaux.

1997 : Champtoceaux visit to Verwood.

1997 : Champtoceaux visit to Niederheimbach.

1999 : Verwood visit to Champtoceaux.

2000 : Champtoceaux and Calcinato in Italy twin (in Italy).

2001 April :  Calcinato delegation visits Champtoceaux.

2001 November : Champtoceaux visit to Verwood

2002 April :  Champtoceaux firemen visit Niederheimbach.

2002 October : Verwood visit to Champtoceaux

2004  May : Champtoceaux visit to Verwood

2006 September : Liederbach visit to Verwood.

2007 May : Champtoceaux visit to Verwood.

2007 June : European Flag of Honour presented to "Verwood & 3 Legged X" .

2008 May : Verwood visit to Champtoceaux

2008 June : Liederbach twin with "Pietowice Wielkie" in Poland.

On Sunday the 15th of June a small group of 8 people representing Verwood attended the Twinning Ceremony for 100 Poles from Pietowice Wielkie with Liederbach in he Liederbachhalle.  It was also attended by representatives from "Villebon sur Yvette / France" & "Saldus / Latvia".

  • 2009 June : Verwood visit to Liederbach
  • 2016 August : A successful and enjoyable 2 day coach trip was made to Stratford-upon-Avon and the National Arboretum.
  • 2016 October : A pleasant 3 day holiday to Torquay area was organised.


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