25th Anniversary of Twinning Charter Clonakilty '90
1n 1990 the Chairman of Clonakilty UDC Cllr Raymond O'Neill & Waldaschaff Burgermeister Peter Winter signed the Twinning Charter in Clonakilty between the two towns.
To celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the "the most successful town twinning in Western Europe" a large delegation from Waldaschaff will visit Clonakity on 19th August 2015. Expect lots of organised &
impromptu brass music as Musikverein Waldaschaff will be in town!
Clonakilty Town Twinning Association congratulate the new management committee of Freundeskreis Clonakilty elected on Wednesday 29th April 2015.
The following team is now responsible for the fortunes of the Association for the next 3 years & Clonakilty Town Twinning Association is eagerly looking forward to working with the new Committee to build on the wonderful friendship built up over the past 33 years:
Chairman, Kurt Dyroff
Vice Chairman, Sonja Heyn Völker
Manager, Armin Zwiesler
Treasurer , Martin Maier
Secretary , Christiana Grimm
Waldaschaff School visits Clonakilty
On Wednesday 25th March 11 students from Waldaschaff travelled to Clonakilty to take part in a school exchange with the Clonakilty Convent of Mercy Secondary School.
Not only was it the first exchange between the two schools but it was also a unique experience for the all-girl Convent of Mercy School to have six boys attending their school.
The students (Arne Barros-Hagemann, Clara Brehm, Conny Berr, Dilan Ertürk, Felix Roth, Luis Habel, Lukas Fleischer, Luna Hessler, Melisa Erkan, Tarkan Meric ) were accompanied by School Principal Reinhold Eckert, Vice-Principal Joachim Brand, English teacher Philipp Wissel, School caretaker Steffi Brehm, Lore Steigerwald outgoing Chairman of Freundeskreis Clonakilty, Heidi Eckert and Barbara Brand.