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Welcome to the Bristol Hannover Council!

Thank you for visiting us at such a special time in our history! 2017 was the 70th Anniversary of the establishment of Bristol’s Twinning with Hannover. Please see here for the full programme of celebrations that took place last year.

The link between Bristol and Hannover is one of the oldest twinnings between Britain and Germany! Set up in 1947, the Council has been facilitating exchanges of citizens every year, holds cultural and social events, welcomes and assists groups visiting Bristol from Hannover.  You can read more on the history of the Twinning or see our news page for information on recent and forthcoming events.

2017 was a historic year for us as Bristol celebrated 70 years of twinning with Hannover and Bordeaux, France. For all the stories about a year of celebrations, take a look at the BHB70 page, the official 70th anniversary website.

Please look through our ongoing and completed projects or visit our gallery to learn a  little more about Hannover or see what we’ve been up to. It’s easy to become a member of the BHC using the form available on the membership page.  If you have any questions for the BHC about the twinning please get in touch.

Bristol Hannover Council is a member of the Bristol International Twinnings Association

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URGENT: All EU citizens living in the UK – Register for EU Settlement Scheme by 30th June 2021

To all EU citizens living in the UK: the deadline to apply to the EU Settlement Scheme to stay living in the UK is 30th June 2021.  Please share with your contacts, family and friends.

Bristol City Council auf Twitter: “The deadline to apply to the #EUSettlementScheme is 30 June. Please apply so you can stay living here. All #Bristol citizens are valued. Find out how to apply & where to get help: https://t.co/pG3K8Q0dSR #WeAreBristol @MarvinJRees @CllrAsherCraig @91Ways @upourstreet @ambitionlw https://t.co/GDLbNKfPK4” / Twitter