High Wycombe

Town Twinning


Summit meeting in Kelkheim

This year’s summit meeting with Kelkheim took place on the weekend of the 31st March - 2nd April in Kelkheim. The Association was represented by the chairman, Tony Green, the vice chairman,Harry Holloway and the secretary, Mavis Holloway. They were accompanied by the Mayor and Mayoress, Councillor and Mrs Zia Ahmed. Kelkheim was represented by Mayor Albrecht Kündigerr, Wolf-Dieter Hasler, Chairman of the Council, Burgunda Laumen-Brunner, Councillor responsible for twinning and Dr. Beate Matuschek, Cultural Adviser.

At the meeting we were joined by representatives from various clubs and organisations from Kelkheim. As well as discussing the September group visit we also discussed various projects taking place between the two towns. These included the swimming clubs, youth projects, musical concerts and the police.

On the Saturday evening we were entertained by concert pianist Georgi Mundrov and on Sunday we were given a guided tour of Wiesbaden.

This year’s twinning trip

Friday 8th September - Sunday 10th September

This year a group will be travelling from High Wycombe to Kelkheim. The trip will include a visit to the city of Mainz.

Please contact the secretary by emailing secretary@hwtta.org.uk if you are interested in being part of the group.

Hazlemere fete

Monday 28th August, 12.00 - 5.00pm, Hazlemere Community Centre, Rose Avenue.

The Association will be having a stand at this year’s fete to publicise the twinning link between High Wycombe and Kelkheim and to try to get some new members.

Wolf-Diether Hasler, Albrecht Kündigerr and Zia Ahmed