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How I will miss our village school in Ituren next year – the officially named ‘P…

How I will miss our village school in Ituren next year – the officially named ‘Pulunpa’ school. We had so much fun! Here are anecdotes about life as a mum in Ituren (and it has very little to do with the children!).http://www.pyreneanexperience.com/our-basque-village-school-in-ituren/




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Christmas Eve in Ituren. The village comes alive: the Joaldunak carrying flares …

Christmas Eve in Ituren. The village comes alive: the Joaldunak carrying flares march off to accompany Olentzero (the Basque charcoal maker) down from the hills accompanied by a donkey bearing presents and excited villagers and children in traditional peasant dress. http://www.pyreneanexperience.com/basque-christmas-traditions-olentzero/




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Les amis du réseau Comète: 14. Lucienne Saboulard †

Some beautiful words by Jean Dassie whose family (parents and sister) worked in the COMET line resistance network in the area of the Bidasoa river during WWII – ending up in concentration camps. These are his words at his sister’s funeral. (The English translation follows).

Les amis du réseau Comète: 14. Lucienne Saboulard †

Nous sommes une association basée à Anglet dont le but de garder le souvenir de ces hommes et de ces femmes du réseau Comète du Pays Basque à qui les aviateurs des forces alliées et d’autres pendant la deuxième guerre mondiale doivent tant.

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