borders the former **RAF Laarbruch**. Following an exploratory visit it was decided to start the process of twinning.
Weeze was found to be a small well established town with genuinely friendly people who were as keen as we were to form the link.
Following 2 years of talks and visits both ways the official documents to forge the link were signed in Weeze in February 1987 and
in Watton in March 1987. So started the period of growing friendships between individual members and
clubs in both communities that continues to this day. (**Laarbruch is now being developed into an industrial area
with a civilian airport that will make it easier to visit Weeze from Stanstead with Ryanair. Airport Niederrhein Weeze.**)
Weeze is just over the Dutch border and is easily
reached by road from any of the channel ports. It is close to the historic
Twinning trips are made each year to and from Weeze. Visits are also
being encouraged between youngsters from