BBC Walk and talk: Talence, Friday, 26th February at14h

We will be walking from the Talence University Campus to the Châteaux Peixotto During the talk, Alain will be presenting the past and present of the area. Once a hunting territory for the Black Prince and later a land of vineyards and country houses, Talence was chosen after WW II to expand Bordeaux University in an American-inspired way.

We will start the walk at 14.00 hr from the Forum B Tram stop in front of the church to end at the graceful Château Peixotto built in the 1760s, now the Mairie Arts-et-Métiers

Tram B et bus 43, parking derrière le cinéma ‘le Forum’ rue Pierre Noailles, bus 10, 21 are nearby. Masks are to be worn and social distancing respected.
Enrolment : E-mail Alain at or message/call him on Provide your mobile phone number in case of emergency on the day.