Visit to Quintin





Visit to Les Forges des Salles










28 August  – Floral Workshop | Rosiers Anglais, Lostanien







Sunday 19 August – AIKB Kermesse 2018 in Gouarec
































Monday 21 May – Glorious Plant Fair – Les Halles, Gouarec









Friday  20 April - European Cultural Exchange at the Abbey Bon-Repos with 8 members of the AIKB plus teachers and students from the Lycée Jean Moulin



Thursday 19 April - The Parish Closes - A Guided Tour

A guided visit to three of the most famous Paris Closes all in the vicinity of Morlaix. 

Jeudi 12 avril - Les Enclos Paroissiaux
Une visite guidée de trois Enclos Paroissiaux les plus connus autour de Morlaix.










Thursday 12 April - Breton Parish Closes - An Introduction

Wendy Mewes has given us a talk about Parish Closes and prepared us for an outing a week later to Saint Thégonnec Loc-Eguiner and Guimiliau. Wendy has written a Cultural History published by Signal Books. She has also been working on the parish close project of a new permanent exhibition centre in Guimiliau (see photo). Her next book will be about old routes in Brittany, wayfaring from Neolithic to medieval.

Wendy Mewes a fait une conférence illustrée sur les Enclos Paroissiaux spécifiques au Finistère. Elle nous prépare pour une visite sur le terrain. Wendy est auteur d'une Histoire Culturel publié par Signal Books en anglais. Elle a colloboré sur le projet d'un nouveau musée sur les Enclos au centre de Guimiliau (voir photo). Son prochain livre parlera des vieilles routes en Bregane, voyager du néolithique jusqu'au moyen age.




Easter Fair 2018, Salle du Bel Air, Gouarec

Marché de Paques 2018






















Thursday 8th March

Visit to a fish farm and an experimental pig farm

Pisciculture et un ferme de recherche porcine








Wednesday 14 February - Music and Curry Night!

Music and curry night at the N ostri Bar in Laniscat

Soirée musique et curry indien au bar N ostri à Laniscat


Thursday 8 February - Cactus Galore! 
Pierre-Henri Labat’s cactus paradise. His 6000m2 green-house is laid out like a garden with paths divided by dry stone borders. There are more than 2500 different varieties of cactus and succulents on show.

Visite d’une serre de 6 000m2, aménagée en jardin avec des allées bordées de murets en pierres sèches, contenant plus de 2 500 variétés de cactus et plantes succulentes.
























23 January - Tractors Galore from Days of Old
A 1,500m2 barn in Ploumagoar is a larger than life Ali Baba's cavern. The Jacob Family have over 2000 farm tools, many of them mechanical, from the early 20th century. There are 60 ancient tractors most of which are still in working condition.

Ce hangar de 1 500m2 à Ploumagoar est une véritable caverne d'Ali Baba. La famille Jacob a plus de 2000 outils agricoles, dont la plupart mécanique datant du début du 20ème siècle. Il y a plus de 60 vieux tracteurs et beaucoup sont en état de marche.





10 January
Conversation Club - New Year Meal - Le Bout du Pont


3 December
Annual AIKB Christmas Fair at the Salle de Bel Air in Gouarec...




























Our annual AIKB floral workshop with Sue Cake at Les Rosiers Anglais was a great start to the festive season. We all left with fabulous Christmas wreaths. Not only is she a fantastic florist - Sue also provided us with tea, mince pies, chocolate cake, Christmas music and a log fire! Perfect. Book early for next year!






23rd November
Our visit to the Cité de la Voile / Eric Tabarly near the old submarine base in Lorient. 



17th November
Our quiz night with Jon Chambers at the salle polyvalente in Gouarec.