Category Archives: Friends

Another cancellation

La Bande chez les Bretons Yearly reunion After our reunion last year in Montélimar, J&P kindly offered to host this year‘s event in Brittany where they recently moved to. Unfortunately due to COVID-19 we had to cancel the whole event … Continue reading

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Friendship

We went to school together and despite our very different paths in our working life, we have remained best friends. We manage to meet 2 or 3 times a year. This one was taken a week ago (September 2020) in … Continue reading

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Les fripouilles en vadrouille (II)

Biarritz The rascals Last year we met in La Rochelle. We decided there and then that it could be a yearly event. We decided on Biarritz in the South West of the country. Two out of the three do not … Continue reading

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Zoom zoom….

One thing this containment period has taught us is to regularly keep in touch with family and friends whereever they are. And there is nothing better than a video conference. Finished are the days of specific equipment and expensive calls … Continue reading

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RIP

This quite a painful picture from 1992 taken on the track of the Le Mans 24h race. This was a memorable weekend and the 1st time my German friends came to the race. My friend, third from the right, passed … Continue reading

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Souvenir 2007

Friends “La Bande” yearly reunion near Grenoble at Monique & Sem’s house. I drove down from Hannover on a very sunny day at full speed on the German Autobahn. I crossed Switzerland with the top down and the scenery was … Continue reading

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Concert

My friends Michael and Errol are getting quite a few gigs at the moment. The next one is tomorrow evening and it is round the corner so I shall be there for sure. I expect the rest of the gang … Continue reading

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Rugby really?

A group of UK friends, all rugby mad, have been spending the past few weeks in a rented accomodation in Collioures by the seaside. They decided to take the opportunity andcome here to Carcassonne for a couple of days. I … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

  to all my Chinese and lunar calendar adept friends

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Snow in the south?

I love that pic from my friend’s house in Hyères (South of France). One does not normally get snow there but this February was quite different. There is a swimming pool hidden.

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