Join us on the eve of Le Grand Depart for the Bloomin’ Words Cycling Cabaret a fantastic evening of entertainment with a cycling French theme
Organiser Kate Fox is excited to announce that the angelic-voiced Holly Taymar will be adding to ‘le fun Francais’ with her chanson The French One. She, Andy Seed & Mike Barfield’s Tour sketches, Jeff Price’s poems of ex-pat life in France and True Grit performance poets including Mike Watts & Joe Hakim add up to a very special night at the BookCafe. During the interval there will be a chance to top up the wine glasses and enjoy the garden.
Come on your ‘Bicyclette’ (parking in the back garden!) & ‘be part of it’ !
Tickets £7 each from the BookCafe, tel 01845 524353 to reserve tickets.
Have fun doing the
GRAND DepART TRAIL!
From Sat 28th June to Sun 12th July
DepART Maps can be purchased for 50p from White Rose BookCafe, Thirsk Tourist Info Centre, or Rural Arts. Any profits will be donated to the Thirsk Christmas Lights Appeal.
more than twenty young artists join with local and independent businesses to celebrate the Tour de France coming to Yorkshire. Rural Arts invited children aged between 5 and 17 to spend a day with artist Kim Coley creating ‘Yorkshire-twists’ on French impressionist paintings.
One of the pictures, to be spotted in & around shops in Thirsk, by Eklla Durkin age 15
Try our Le Tour Specials in the Cafe & on the Terrace, delicious croissants, French pastries & Baguettes available now…. c’est bon!
Coming soon…. improved access to the garden for cyclists (& a bike-park), walkers & prams.