B. M. C. T. A. Bury Metropolitan Community  Twinning Association Angouleme, France Tulle, France Schorndorf. Germany Woodbury, U.S.A

Bury Metro Community Twinning Association


The association is based in Bury in Lancashire and twinned with 4 towns in France, Germany and the USA.  It is independent of the Local Authority.

Membership comprises of local residents with an elected management committee.  


Further information is given on the BMCTA page

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Contact: twinning@bury.gov.uk

A short film of Team Twinning's cycle ride from Bury to Schorndorf in 2006 can be viewed on You Tube and can easily be found by Googling 'Bury to Schorndorf Cycle Tour' on the Internet".

A record of the 602 miles (969 km) cycle tour from Bury in Lancashire, England to twin town Schorndorf in Baden-Württemberg, Germany between 26 May and 1 June 2006. Supported by Bury Metro Community Twinning Assn.  

Click here to see the video

Site last updated 9th February 2017

Parish Church        East Lancs Railway    Sir Robert Peel              Bury Town Hall


The visit to Tulle took place in early October 2016.


Go to the October newsletter for as report



We received a visit from Schorndorf between 13th - 17th May 2016.  The visit included an excursion to the Lake District and a reception at the Town Hall with a farewell dinner at the Crimble Restaurant Peacock Room, Rochdale.