Exeter Yaroslavl Twinning Association
Общество Дружбы Ярославль-Эксетер
Gothic Cathedral of St. Peter, Exeter / Готический собор Святого Петра, ЭксетерEternal Flame, Yaroslavl, Russia / Вечный огонь, Ярославль, Россия Ярославль столица золотого кольца / Yaroslavl capital of the Golden Ring Exeter Quay

 

Upcoming Events

 

Yaroslavl Group Visit Exeter

30 April - 6 May 2019

Enquire about guests from Yaroslavl visiting Exeter

Informal EYTA Gathering

07 May 2019

04 June 2019

02 July 2019

First Tuesday every Month

14:00 - 16:00

The Pantry Café

Royal Albert Memorial Museum,

Queen Street

EXETER

EX4 3RX

Contact us

Committee Meeting

16 May 2019

19:00 - 21:00

We welcome people who are willing to be co-opted onto our committee as additional members

Our Commmittee

We visit Yaroslavl

23 May - 1 June 2019

Personal Guests in Russian Homes

Request details about visits to Russia

Russian Language Conversation Group

03 June 2019

14:45 - 16:30

Leader:

Veronika Russian member

Discussion Topic:

Each person - one fact about Yaroslavl

Enquire about our Russian Conversation Group

Russian Xmas Fayre

21 December 2019

10:00 - 13:00

Guildhall

High Street

EXETER

EX4 3BD

Book Tickets for Russian Xmas Fayre

 

 

Contact Us

 

 

 

 

 

 

Exeter Language Club

Link to our YouTube Channel

Our YouTube Channel

 

Supported by

Exeter City Council

Exeter City Council Logo

 

Link to SSAFA Website, Lord Mayor's Charity 2018 - 2019

 

Foreign Language Centre, Exeter House, Yaroslavl

 

 

We are always pleased to take unwanted Russian books

 

Exeter Yaroslavl News

 

Yaroslavl Guests in Exeter 30 April - 6 May 2019

English Version of Plan

Russian Version of Plan

Our guests from Yaroslavl will be with us 30 April - 6 June 2019.

 

They are: Irina Peneva, Adriadna Poletaeva, Zoia Volkova, Tatiana Smirnova, Galina Zhiganova,Nina Ivanova, Aleksei Volkov and Olga Medvedeva

 

 

We have English and Russian language versions of their programme.

 

If you would like a copy of either please ask.

 


 

Russian Language Tutor Sought - North Devon

Barnstaple Bridge, North Devon

 

We would like to hear from anyone who can provide Russian Language tuition in North Devon. Particularly Barnstaple or surrounding area.

 

We have a member who would be interested. Please let us know and we will put you in touch with them

Contact us about Russian tuition

 


Письма заместителя мэра Города Ярославия

Letter from the Deputy Mayor of Yaroslavl

Письма заместителя мэра Города Ярославия

 

 

По-русски

 

Letter from the Deputy Mayor of Yaroslavl

 

English Translation

 

 


Letters from the Deputy Lord Mayor of Exeter

Deputy Lord Mayor Exeter, Councillor Rachel Lyons

 

We have received a kind letter from the Deputy Lord Mayor of Exeter who attended our Russian Christmas Dinner

 

Letter from the Deputy Lord Mayor

 

 

 


Welcome to New Members

Membership Form

A very warm welcome to our new members: Lesley Harold, Robert Byrnes, Scott Cordrey and Marie Giral, Sue Fitzgibbons, Yulia Weir

 

We always welcome new members.

 

Download a membership form here.

 

 


Special thanks to the Russian people who supported our Russian Xmas Dinner

Some of the young students at Exeter College who prepared and served our special Russian Christmas Dinner

Irina (Volgograd)

Irina (Yaroslavl)

Larisa (Yaroslavl)

Nataliya (Yaroslavl)

Veronika (Moscow)

Viktoria (Moscow)

Yulia (Moscow)

Menu was

Starter: Салат Оливье - Olivier salad

Intermediate: Уха - Ukha - Russian fish soup

Main: Котлеты - Kotlety - Minced pork and beef pattie, mashed potato, fresh cabbage salad, mushroom and red wine sauce

Dessert:Блины - Blini, warm chocolate, honey and candy nuts

We hope to do it again in 2020

Let us know if you would like to get involved in our activities

 


Russian Christmas Dinner 10 January 2019

Multi-National Event

Roberto Franceschini Chair of Devon European Movement speaking about how important it is that the family of European countries cooperate together

Exeter citizens from many countries attended our Russian Christmas Dinner. Roberto Franceschini Chair of Devon European Movement spoke about how important it is that the family of European countries cooperate together, including of course Russia.

 

Roberto is from Italy and in addition to British people there were guests from Russia, Australia, Croatia, France, Germany, India, New Zealand and Poland

 

Enquire about our future programme or the work of the European Association

 


Russian Christmas Dinner 10 January 2019

Prize Winner Bolshoi Ballet on Screen cinema season

Discover where you can experience the magic of the Bolshoi in your local cinema

Congratulations to Austin Hagreaves winner of our special Bolshoi Ballet on Screen cinema season prize, which we awarded at our Russian Xmas Dinner at Exeter College on 10 January 2019

 

The competition question was 'Who composed the music for Sleeping Beauty?' The answer was of course Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. From the large number of correct answers the Deputy Lord Mayor drew Austin's winning entry. He has won a pair of tickets for Sleeping Beauty on 20th March (choice of cinema)

 

Discover where you can experience the magic of the Bolshoi in your local cinema go to

http://www.bolshoiballetcinema.co.uk/

 


Christmas and New Year Greetings Card from Lord Mayor of Exeter

Christmas Card from Lord Mayor of ExeterChristmas Card from Lord Mayor of Exeter - Signature

We have received a Christmas Card from the Lord Mayor of Exeter

 

We help to maintain the link between Exeter and our twin city of Yaroslavl in Russia

 

 


New Year and Christmas Greetings from Mayor of Yaroslavl

Winter greetings from Mayor of Yaroslavl

 

We have received New Year and Christmas Greetings from Vladimir Volkov Mayor of Yaroslav

 

Russian Christmas is in January!

 

 

 


Competition Winners from our Russian Xmas Fayre 08 December 2018

Exeter Guildhall

‘Guess the Weight of the Christmas Cake’:

Sally Manning and John Tootell – 3lb 6oz. Sally Manning kindly relinquished her half of the cake so that John could have the whole cake.

 

Winner of ‘Guess the Name of the Bear’: Dawn Stamp: correct name was ROMANT

 

Comment about our Russian Xmas Fayre.

 


Russian Xmas Fayre - 8 December 2018

Russian Xmas Fayre Exeter Guildhall

Thank you to everyone who helped make our Russian Xmas Fayre such a great success. To all the people who came to the fayre, the staff at Exeter Guildhall and the volunteers who worked so hard to make it such a nice occasion. If you have any comments or suggestions about how we can make it even better next year we would appreciate hearing from you.

 

Comment about our Russian Xmas Fayre.