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Annual General Meeting: St Eulalie (Near Lormont) – Thursday 9th November

An Annual General Meeting for any organization should be the most important event in the year for its owners. As members of the BBC, you are its ‘owners’. The Annual General Meeting is therefore your opportunity to get involved in the way your club is run.

You will hear from the Committee about what has happened during the year, question them, elect next year’s officers and propose changes.

Tea and coffee will be available at 10:30 and ……………….. [ PLEASE ‘click’ HERE TO DISPLAY THE FULL DETAILS ]


Scottish Country Dancing: Labade – Thursday 9th November

The BBC has a Scottish Country Dancing Group. For those who have not tried or seen Scottish Country Dancing in action, it is highly sociable and the dances are generally energetic. You start with a partner and you will know that you have grasped the steps when you at least finish with the same ………….[ PLEASE ‘click’ HERE TO DISPLAY THE FULL DETAILS ]


A Day at the Races: Hippodrome de Bordeaux, Le Bouscat – Tuesday 14th November

And the’re off! No, not a Brian Rix farce but a day at the races! Come and join us at Le Bouscat Hippodrome for lunch and a flutter. The racecourse of Bordeaux le Bouscat hosts 31 meetings a year (over 230 races) including 20 nationals.

Meet for lunch at 12:00 in the highly acclaimed panoramic restaurant Le Table de l’Hippodrome, and enjoy a three course menus (either 25€ or 30€ excluding wine) whilst also enjoying an exceptional ………………. [ PLEASE ‘click’ HERE TO DISPLAY THE FULL DETAILS ]


Cinema Group: Bordeaux – Thursday 16th November

Our monthly visit to the cinema to see a current film.  The selected film will usually be in VO (Version Originale has english dialogue with french subtitles).  We go to an evening session to give the best flexibility for everyone, particularly those who are busy during the day.

If you are not yet registered and you are a member of the Association BBC, then please register your …………………… [ PLEASE ‘click’ HERE TO DISPLAY THE FULL DETAILS ]


So British! Festival International du Film d’Histoire: Pessac 20th – 27th November

The festival this year is dedicated to the analysis of 26 films related to the theme “So British”.

172 pages to immerse yourself in British history and cinema!

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Golf or ‘Walk the Course’ at Lacanau : Tuesday 21st November

As usual we will start with lunch at 12:00 for the ‘golfers’ and ‘walkers’.  The restaurant is near the golf course and details are being finlised.

As always non-players are welcome to join us for lunch and/or a beautiful walk around the course, …………………….. [ PLEASE ‘click’ HERE TO DISPLAY THE FULL DETAILS ]


Sammies meet Pope: Bordeaux – Tuesday 28th November

The program for the day covers 900 years of history !

A day out in central Bordeaux with a visit to the cathedral St Andre and then lunch followed a guided tour of the “Voilà les Américains” exhibition at Centre Jean Moulin. The three locations are easily accessible in central Bordeaux and are within 500 metres of each other.

The American soldiers were nicknamed Sammies after the iconic …………………….. [ PLEASE ‘click’ HERE TO DISPLAY THE FULL DETAILS ]


Scottish Country Dancing: Labade – 7th December

The BBC has a Scottish Country Dancing Group. For those who have not tried or seen Scottish Country Dancing in action, it is highly sociable and the dances are generally energetic. You start with a partner and you will know that you have grasped the steps when you at least finish with the same………… [ PLEASE ‘click’ HERE TO DISPLAY THE FULL DETAILS ]


BBC Members Christmas Party: Friday 1st December- Floirac at 7pm

Very much an evening to suit everyone.  To enjoy good food and wine. To be calm or to be energetic. The choice is yours. Oh ……. and also to enjoy great company in a beautiful environment!

The evening commences at 7pm with a glass or two of kir petillant and canapes followed by ‘Murder on the Medoc Express’, will it be a shambles ? (Editor’s comment: It usually is ! )

Once you have recovered your composure from the drama ……… [ PLEASE ‘click’ HERE TO DISPLAY THE FULL DETAILS ]


Christmas Bazaar at the Anglican Church in Bordeaux: Saturday 2nd December at 14:30


Christmas Market and Dinner at L’Entrecote: Friday 8th December – Bordeaux

Join in the festive spirit and come along with us for a visit to the Bordeaux Christmas market in Allées de Tourny on Friday, 8th December at 19:00 followed by dinner at “L’Entrecote” and enjoy one of their delicious steaks and, if you have room, an appetising dessert.

Have a wander around the Christmas market, packed with stalls. The Bordeaux Christmas market is a must see, an integral part of the magical ………… [ PLEASE ‘click’ HERE TO DISPLAY THE FULL DETAILS ]


Christmas Carol Service at the Anglican Church in Bordeaux – Sunday 10th December at 17:00