Here are some interesting web sites giving information about activities in the twinning areas. Check them out and if you know of some other interesting places please contact us at:
Please be aware that the Twinning Association cannot accept any responsibility for the information on any of these external web sites.
In most cases, these external links will open as a separate window.
Ray’s links show a number interesting tourist sites in the wider region, including London.
Those of you who knew Ray may like to visit About Ray H.
There is a related web site of the Goring and District Twinning Association, which is devoted to archiving information about our local war Veterans from Goring or Streatley, who served in the armed forces or who otherwise lived through the war. This was initiated as apart of the 60th Anniversary of VE day.
For more about Bellême go to Bellême Tourist Information (in French)
Le Pays Bellêmois is also a site about the Bellêmois Country (in French).
The page “Vie associative” if searched under “Culture”, gives details of the Comité de Jumelage de Bellême et Alentours
For more about Stühlingen go www.stuehlingen.de (in German)
Goring Tennis Club
Oxfordshire County Council
West Berkshire Council
Goring Robins Football Club
“All About Goring” is a local website providing a guide and business directory for Goring-on-Thames; with shop and business listings, links to local organisations and an events diary. www.goring-on-thames.co.uk.
If you would like an entry on the site then email details to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Goring Gap News (GGN) is a local monthly community magazine, reporting on events, people and business, which is delivered to every house and business in Goring and Streatley. The GGN were winners of the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Services in 2004. The Goring Gap News Web Site gives useful and interesting information about the Goring Gap, including local shops, services and various organisations.
GGN can be emailed at email@example.com.
Goring Gap Health Walks are part of a UK wide Walking for Health Initiative (WHI) run by the Countryside Agency and sponsored by the British Heart Foundation. They are one of the most successful fully independent WHI groups in the country. GGHW welcome new regular walkers at all levels. Visitors to the area are also very welcome to walk with them, even if it is only once.
Contact Bernard Novell on +44 (0) 1491 873092 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The Langtree Sinfonia is an orchestra based at Langtree School and draws the majority of it's members from the surrounding communities of South Oxfordshire and West Berkshire such as Goring, Streatley, Pangbourne, Wallingford, Henley-on-Thames and Reading. Traditionally, it gives two public concerts per year in local venues and, under the Goring twinning arrangements, has twice visited the town of Bellême in France and given well received concerts in the church there.
Contact James Watkins on 0118 9477387 or email@example.com
Other Related Sites
In 2004 a group of North Yorkshire cyclists, calling themselves the Gasbags, did a tour of twinned towns in France, which included a stop over in Bellême. Details of their exploits can be found at
http://www.1bm.me.uk/france/Fraindex.htm (in French).
Other Related Sites
Below are a number of sites which have kindly made links to our website.
The Twinning website is listed on the www.yourlocalweb.co.uk/oxfordshire/goring/ website.