Selby is twinned with two towns: Carentan in France, and Filderstadt in Germany.
Carentan Twinning with Selby for 42 years. This is a fabulous twinning experience. If you would like to get involved please contact Sally Lockwood on 01405 860488. You can also discuss joining the Selby/Carentan Twinning Association with Sally without being a host. The Selby/Carentan group meet the first Thursday of each month at 7.45pm, held at Selby Community Centre, Scott Road, Selby.
Filderstadt, which means “five towns” is situated close to Stuttgart and is a mostly rural area.
Filderstadt is a town in the district of Esslingen in Baden-Württemberg in southern Germany. It is located approximately 13 km south of Stuttgart. Filderstadt is located next to the Stuttgart Airport and the new Trade Fair. Line S2 of the Stuttgart S-Bahn terminates at Filderstadt station. Filderstadt was created as a town in 1975 from five smaller villages called Bernhausen, Bonlanden, Plattenhardt, Sielmingen and Harthausen. Her Royal Highness Princess Claire of Luxembourg was born here on March 21st, 1985.
Anyone wishing to take part in the Exchange with Filderstadt from Selby contact the Chair, Helen Hemingway. Selby and Filderstadt Group are pictured together on this attached link. WP_20130908_011.jpg
For further information on joining the Selby/Filderstadt Association or joining us at an event contact the Chair Helen Hemingway email@example.com