twin town


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twin town

Brit a town that has civic associations, such as reciprocal visits and cultural exchanges, with a foreign town, usually of similar size and sometimes with other similarities, as in commercial activities
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The Whiston park was later named in honour of its twin town, which can boast of its attractive green areas similar to those seen in Stadt Moers Park.
James Allan, chairman of the Lossiemouth Hersbruck Twin Town Association, said: "People from each town are familiar in the other so there are a lot of bonds.
Paisley maintains twin town links with friends in Gladsaxe.
Over a weekend visit musicians from four Lorrach groups jointly performed at a concert at St Mary's Creative Space as part of a series of visits and exchanges arranged through CILA, Chester's twin town association.
Kevin Allen, who directed Twin Town, has said that Helen Griffin was a "very clever actor" and that "the Welsh film industry has lost someone very special."
Kevin Allen, who directed Twin Town has said that Helen Griffin was a "very clever actor" and that "The Welsh film industry has lost someone very special."
Twin Town launched the careers of actors Dougray Scott, and Rhys and Llyr Ifans, the latter playing the Lewis brothers in a potty-mouthed yarn involving drug-taking, car stealing and karaoke.
And an article published by the BBC explores Leicester's relationship with Krefeld in Germany (they compete in a friendly football match annually, and have even fundraised for each other in times of grief); in addition to Nottingham's trade deals with its twin town (which resulted in additional help being given, and gratitude being expressed in the form of the Karlsruhe Friendship Bridge).
We are currently planning a visit to our other twin town of Waldsassen, Bavaria, in July 2017.
"I'm delighted that our links with our twin town of Epinay Sur Seine mean his work will be seen by a whole new audience.
The Batken mayor promised to continue the efforts on expansion of twin town relations.
ARTISTS from Lichfield have been invited to submit work to be displayed in the city's twin town Sainte Foy-les-Lyon, in France.