Monday, 11 February 2013

February 2013 EWT NEWSLETTER published


The February 2013 EWT NEWSLETTER has now been published on line and been circulated to Members . It has news of the President's plans, a retrospective of the work of the past President, future and past events and articles on student field study trips, the walls of Chichester and Valletta as 2018 European City of Culture.
Contents
Message by President Mr Joe Spiteri 3
Farewell to Peter van Roosmalen 5
EWT Executive Meeting and AGM in Gmund 6
Capdepera 8
Schedule of Events and Activities for Executive Meeting 10
International Conference at Narva 12
Members Update 13
Report on Chichester’s City Walls Project 15
EWT Conference/AGM: Derry-Londonderry 15
Valletta named European Capital of Culture for 2018 16

Wednesday, 6 February 2013

Article in EWT newsletter Feb 2013


Walled Towns as ideal destinations for student field study trips.

Student field study trips can be of great value to any walled town that can attract them. An undergraduate field study trip abroad may take up to 50 students and three members of staff for a week – almost always out of season.

Tuesday, 5 February 2013

York Walls East-West Event

A link from the Friends of York Walls
"East met West at concert, 14th JanWhat a fantastic night! - East met West at a very enjoyable concert on 14th January 2013. St Helens Church full to brimming. The singers, dancers and all performers were fantastic. Many thanks to Nana Zheng for organising the event.
ADMIN, JANUARY 16, 2013"

Twitter for walled towns

York Walls Charitable Trust has sent me the following note:

"I am wanting to link up with all other walled cities in the UK and Europe.I use twitter to contact various organisations and I find it very useful.Could you let me know who within your organisations uses twitter ...please?
Kind Regards
Keith
Follow us on twitter @yorkwalls
-- 
Keith R Myers,
Chairman,York Walls Charitable Trust."