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Anzac Week at Vignacourt

Anzac Week at Vignacourt

Monday 17 April 2017 - 09:00 to Sunday 23 April 2017 - 12:30

Monday 17 April

History bike ride organised by the Maison des Australiens and "les Randos de Vignacourt".
2 itineraries:
- 13.8 km : Vignacourt/ Vaux sur Somme/Vignacourt
- 21 km : Vignacourt/Vaux sur Somme/Bertangles/Vignacourt

Drink stations and information about the history of the Red Baron at each stage.
Free admission. 9am at the Maison des Associations. Please call +00 (0)322393862 for more information.

Wednesday 19 April

7pm: Inauguration of exhibition entitled "Nénette et Rintintin et Roses et civils pendant la guerre" at Vignacourt community centre.
The exhibition can be viewed on 18, 20 & 21 April from 5pm to 8pm, 22 April from 3pm to 8pm and 23 April from 10am to 1pm.

Thursday 20 April

Voices of Birralee

7.30pm: Concert by the"Voices of Birralee" at Vignacourt Church
Free admission. Please contact M.Eric Brisse  on +33 (0)6 08 74 13 57 for more information


Saturday 22 April

Cimetière britannique Vignacourt

Official ceremony of remembrance
10.30am: meeting point at the farm
11.15am: Ceremony of remembrance at the British military cemetery, followed by cocktails provided by the municipality
1pm: Australian style barbecue at the community centre

Registration form:

barbecue anzac

Exhibition at the library entitled Women during the War, book signing by Alian Amato, author of 14-18

Sunday 23 April - ANZAC RUN

anzac run

The VignaRun association is holding its 2nd edition of the AnzacRun. 5 km (€7) or 10km (€9) run. Prize given to each participant. Registrations at http://courses80.free.fr/, open until 20 April.




Venue of event: 
Community Centre
80650 Vignacourt