Friedrichsdorf, Germany, linked in 1980, is close to Frankfurt, at the foot of the
Houilles, France, linked in 1986 is a town on the outskirts of Paris, just a short
(15 minutes) from the centre of the capital
Archena, linked in 1995, is in the Murcia region of south-east Spain, in fruit-growing
country, surrounded by mountains and in one of the driest regions of Europe.
Since 1980 Chesham Town Twinning Association has organised exchanges with its twin
towns involving sportsmen and women, boys and girls, musicians, singers, as well
as social exchanges with people from Chesham staying in the homes of host families
and, in turn, entertaining them on return visits.
An exhibition of Town Twinning events with photographs and information for anyone
who interested in making friends in any of our twinned towns in Germany, France
and Spain is now in the Chesham Library foyer