Who are we?

The Bordeaux British Community is a long-established social association for English speakers in Bordeaux, the Gironde and beyond.  We are an Association registered in France and run by the membership for the enjoyment of the membership.

We organise a full programme of varied activities where you will be able to meet people, share experiences, get to know the area more and enjoy yourselves!

Who are the Members?

Our members are from all age groups and nationalities and share a common ability of being able to communicate in English.  Although for historical reasons our Association is called the Bordeaux British Community, our membership includes nationals of Denmark, China, France, Germany, Netherlands, UK etc.  All nationalities are most welcome to join and enjoy the benefits of BBC membership.

Where are the Members?

Our membership covers all parts of the region surrounding Bordeaux – from within the Rocade out to north Médoc, into Les Landes and inland to the Dordogne. Our events take place across the region.

What do we have in common?

The ability to communicate in English.  A desire to appreciate the area, to relax, chat and enjoy a very wide range of activities.

What do we get up to?


Would you like to join us?

Please click here to apply to become a member of the Association ‘Bordeaux British Community’.


Association Etrangère à but non lucratif (Loi de 1901) Autorisée par le Ministère de l’Intérieur sous le  N° 159 en date du 17 Janvier 1973

Siège Social: British Consulate General, 353 Boulevard du Président Wilson, 33073 BORDEAUX CEDEX