Events

BONJOUR BASTILLE DAY 2019 Kids' Activities on the Day

Join the Cambridge-Le Quesnoy sister city committee in a mid-winter light-hearted French day, as we celebrate Cambridge’s French connection with Le Quesnoy. We invite all of Cambridge to goRead more

BONJOUR BASTILLE DAY 2019 French Progressive Dinner

Join us for a delicious 3 course French progressive dinner, each course at different Cambridge restaurants. Come along to some or all the courses. Bookings essential. For more information about theRead more

BONJOUR BASTILLE DAY 2019 Colouring Competition

Here’s a colouring competition for the kids to do for the school holidays. Enjoy! Competition forms can be downloaded in A4 paper size from 1st July 2019. IMPORTANT! THERE ARE 2 ENTRY FORMS -Read more

ANZAC Day 2019 in Le Quesnoy France

ANZAC Commemorations in Le Quesnoy, France, will take place Saturday 27 & Sunday 28 April. Saturday 27 April - Field Trip of Le Quesnoy and Environs, led by Herb Farrant. For more details pleaseRead more

Documentary about Le Quesnoy

Documentary about Le Quesnoy to be screened on ANZAC Day... Veteran Documentaries by David Blyth to be screened ANZAC DAY April 25th 2019, include a wonderful documentary about Helen Pollock, sculptRead more

ANZAC Day 2019 in Cambridge

A LIGHT SHOW on the evening of Wednesday 24th April, 7.00-9.30pm will have commemorative photos lit up on the front of the Town Hall, in honour of the Cambridge men who gave their lives in WW1. ThenRead more

PAST EVENT Le Quesnoy Gathering

Join us as we start 2019 with a Le Quesnoy Friendship Gathering, Saturday 2nd March, 12noon-2.30pm, Cambridge Primary School Hall. · A Meet & Greet · Guest speakers from the Cambridge delegationRead more

PAST EVENT Armistice Day Commemorative Service

Cambridge Town Hall Plaza Victoria Street, Cambridge Parade and Commemorative Service For Armistice Parade departs Town Hall at 9.55am followed by Service on the plaza to commemorate the centenaryRead more

PAST EVENT Armistice in Cambridge - Battle of Le Quesnoy

Mighty River Domain, Lake Karapiro There will be a re-enactment of the Battle of Le Quesnoy 12.15pm commemorating the centenary of the liberation of Le Quesnoy. For full details about Armistice inRead more

PAST EVENT ANZAC Day at Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy - it’s a special place for All New Zealanders in France, the town of Le Quesnoy liberated on November 4, 1918 by the NZ Regiment.The Story is told in a stained glass window in St AndrewsRead more

PAST EVENT A very brief visit to Le Quesnoy​​

On November 3rd, 2008, after spending a couple of weeks touring the south and west of England, I headed off to France via the Eurostar train to Lille in northern France. I spent a few hoursRead more