David Hawley tells us about his background, the surprises and challenges that he has experienced in his role, and his plans for the future of Ecolint.
Read about how parents can help with a new initiative to bring ‘a little History’ to La Chât.
Moving from a warm climate to a cold one can be quite a shock…
Last year we set out to eradicate Single Use Plastic from the school. Thanks to the support of the whole community, we have seen a tremendous reduction in a relatively short amount of time.
You don’t ski? Don’t let that hinder you, as the chill sets in and the snow descends. There are so many other winter activities to enjoy in the region, even skiers might be tempted to swap their skis for something more….. ‘interesting’! Here are our favourites…..
This area offers us outdoor activities all year round. Deirdre Bowley shares some of her favourite hikes in and around the French and Swiss Alps, plus tips on staying in mountain huts on longer treks.
December heralds the beginning of the festive season, with its plethora of traditions related to gift-giving. Read this fascinating account of how many of these traditions originated and evolved.
Despite being earlier than usual this year, the the PTA’s Marché de St Nicolas on Sunday November 25th was full of cheer , seasonal music and festive spirit…..
Do you have young children at home with you? Are you looking at the changing weather and wondering (dreading) how you are going to fill your days? Come and join the Moms and Tots group!
La Chât parents build a sense of community in a party with an Alpine twist!
Top tips for an environmentally-friendly winter break.