Archive for the ‘Derbyshire & Toyota’ Category

Toyota-Derbyshire: 10th Anniversary of the Twinning Links

October 15, 2009

Toyota City Council have released a very detailed and colourful account of all the activities undertaken between Toyota and Derbyshire in 2008, the 10th year of the formal twinning arrangement. It can be downloaded directly from the Toyota City Council website here.


Japanese traditions help toast ten years of twinning

November 24, 2008

24 November 2008: Traditional Japanese arts such as flower arranging and dance helped celebrate ten years of twinning.

Civic dignitaries from Toyota City visited Derbyshire County Council’s county hall headquarters to mark the twinning anniversary. (more…)

Making musical links from east to west

June 6, 2008

A Matlock school was filled with the traditional music of Japan to help celebrate the tenth anniversary of twinning between Derbyshire and Toyota city. (more…)

Traditional Japan takes root in Derbyshire

June 4, 2008

04 June 2008: Green fingered pupils at Aldercar Community Language College are working hard to chill out.
The pupils are working with specialist designer Glenn Joachim to plan a calming Zen garden in their school grounds. (more…)