Each May a sleepy little town in SW France comes to life for its annual one day fete to celebrate friendship between its French and British inhabitants. French and British bunting festoons its streets and stalls are wedged into every corner. An association of keen pipers parade through the town throughout the day, lunch menus […]
Welcome to the latest news from Friends of TREAD.
You may be aware that the law is changing from May this year about how we can keep and use your personal data. We need to make sure that everyone on our mailing list is happy to be there. So if you would like to continue to hear from us we would love to stay […]
How can a small English speaking church in SW France change lives in India? The Chaplaincy of Aquitaine in south west France covers an area the size of Wales and has over 10 different worship centres. The Chaplaincy has it’s own charitable arm known as ChapAid and every year each centre selects a charity to […]
On Sunday January 7th 2018 this new fundraising initiative was launched and the team have been putting in the miles since then despite bad weather. Here are the team of runners – Alex, Stephen, Tom, Scott and Andy who have committed to covering 4858 miles between them in one calendar year! Look out for […]
Friends of TREAD has a blog to bring everyday news and stories from South India. Take a look at our blog which is regularly updated to include information about TREAD projects, stories and photos of the children and news items about life in rural South India. Follow us on postcardsfromindiasite.wordpress.com and you will receive an […]