2017 Events


MARCH 26th Riberac Rugby Club – we are invited to join Rick Peacock and the Longeveau Classic Car Club for their sponsor’s lunch and match.  If you are interested in attending please email Tim Sankey. Cost €20 per head. (24600 Riberac)

APRIL 1st AGM – The meeting will be hosted by Mike Kanter and start at 14:00. If you are interested in attending please email Mike Kanter. Spain rally plaques will be available on the day. (46340 Salviac)

APRIL 22nd/23rd Spain “The Big One” – the second biennial joint venture with the JEC in Spain, when we will meet up at the Parador Leon. If anyone has not booked and is interested please email Chris Park. (24001 Leon, Spain)

MAY 20th Chateau de La Roche Courbon –meet in Saint-Porchaire for  lunch at Le Bruant17 at 12:00, followed at 14:00 by a short drive to the Chateau for display parking and a guided tour, with free time afterwards to explore the gardens.  If you are interested in attending please email Tim Sankey. Cost €35 per head for members and one guest, €40 for non-members. If you are interested in staying over Saturday night, the Bruant17 has three double rooms available – book direct with them if interested. (17250 Saint-Porchaire)

JUNE 11/12th Cahors – We are planning a pleasant weekend including a boat trip on the river and lunch. Details here: CahorsJun2017NoticeEngv5 (46000 Cahors)

JULY 21st Vinegar Distillery and lunch, see July Newsletter (16130 Segonzac)

AUGUST 27th Charity BBQ – hosted by Tim & Laura Sankey, details here: JECSOFA BBQ 2017 EN  (17210 Merignac)

SEPTEMBER 9th Shakespeare’s Comedy of Errors  (in English) – bring a picnic (gates open 17:00) and enjoy it before the play starts at 19:00 and which will be  performed by the all-male cast of the Lord Chamberlain’s Men. Book direct here. (16480 Passirac)

SEPTEMBER 15th/16th/17th Angouleme Ramparts – details here: Angouleme2017Noticev2ENG (1)  (16000 Angouleme)

OCTOBER 20th Meukow Cognac tour – We often give Meukow cognac (with the black jaguar motif on the bottle) as raffle prizes, we are planning a distillery tour and tasting with lunch on site. Details here: Meukow EN  (16100 Cognac)

NOVEMBER TBD Wine Tour – Following the success of the Beaujolais Nouveau celebrations in 2016 we hope to have another wine themed couple of nights somewhere interesting. Details to follow