Clubs & Associations

Social groups, business association, women's clubs and interest groups for English-speakers and expats living in Bordeaux, Dordogne and the Lot-et-Garonne. Find local community events and activities taking place in the Aquitaine region.

Bordeaux - Bristol Association
Organizes language exchanges between students aged 14-18 from Bordeaux and Bristol. 
Bordeaux Womens Club
International organisation for English speaking women with monthly activities, book clubs, tours, luncheons, evenings at the opera and cooking classes.
North Eastern Dordogne Women's Association
Association for women to network for business or social interests in the North East Dordogne area. Monthly lunches, genealogy, book club, sewing and craft, and collections for local dog rescue charity (24).
Association Bordeaux - USA
Meetings each Thursday at 19:00 for wine tastings, dinners, talks, Haloween, Thanksgiving dinner, 4th of July celebrations. Members are mostly bilingual and come from a variety of countries (33). At 38 Allee d'Orleans, Bordeaux. 
Association Culturelle Franco-Anglaise Aquitaine
Free French and English language lessons, groups for gardening, art, photography, line dancing, bridge, cookery, genealogy and choir. 
Association for the rescue, rehabilitation and rehoming of neglected/abused donkeys, horses and ponies. Hold regular fund-raising events including music nights, quiz nights, garden parties, coffee mornings, walks, horse clinics, open days and more.
Perigord Development
Group for investment support, networking and English resources in Dordogne (24).
Bridge d'Albret
Small Bridge club meeting weekly to play duplicate bridge. Visitors and beginners welcome. Based in Mézin, dept 47, bordering dept 32.
Franco British Business Association - Bordeaux (FBBA)
Association for people actively involved in trade and commerce between France and Britain. Includes both French and English members. In Bordeaux (33).
Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association - SSAFA
National charity assisting serving and ex-service men, women and their families, including widows and widowers in need.
Les Chemins de Guyenne
Walking and hiking group near Eymet with planned activities of various duration and distance (24).
North Eastern Dordogne Women’s Association
Multi national women's group.
Royal Naval Association - Aquitaine Branch
Support, practical information, assistance and events for those who have or are serving in the Naval Forces (47).
English in Andernos
English-speaking club for people from Andernos-les-Bains and the surrounding area. Planned activities, French lessons, English book lending. Contact the President Annie Forner. 
Bordeaux British Community
Social club for English speakers in the Bordeaux region; active, social and hobby activities.
LEGGIES (Lot Et Garonne Girls Informing Educating Socialisin...
Social group for English-speaking ladies of all ages and nationalities meeting monthly. Activities include programmes of speakers, visits, demonstrations and competitions (47).
ACIP - Association Culturelle Internationale du Perigord
English and French for beginners, assistance for integrating into the French way of life, local activities, practical support and cultural and social opportunities.   (24).
Royal Air Force Association Sud-Ouest Branch
Open to all serving and former members of the Royal Air Force and Free French Air Force personnel including anyone interested in aviation. 
Dordogne Ladies Club International
A welcoming association for women meeting to form friendships, building networks, providing support and having fun whilst raising money for local charities. Monthly lunches, walks, book club and events throughout the year.
Past & Present Rotarians Fellowship Club
Mixed gender club meets for lunch 2nd Wednesday of every month. At Hotel Kyriad Bergerac.
Conservatives Abroad - South West France
Group helping Conservatives to keep in touch with politics back in the UK, increasing the number of registered voters from abroad, increasing awareness of the issues facing British Citizens living overseas, lobbying to reform overseas voting laws.&nb...
Royal British Legion - South West France Branch
Armed Forces charity and membership organisation with meeting in Bordeaux and Aquitaine. Networking, social, fundraising and welfare activities. Write c/o Consular General, 353 Boulevard Wilson, 33073, Bordeaux.
Franco British Chamber of Commerce & Industry
Voice of the Franco-British business community for business trade between the UK and France, to promote the Franco-British business community, assist member businesses and their activity in France and the UK, and supply members with as...
Variations Ensemble Vocal
Music and drama group with weekly meetings in St. Martin de Riberac Foyer Rural (24).
The Interesting Gardening Club
Supports and encourages British and French gardeners; exchange of Anglo-French gardening skills for those living in Dordogne and Charente.
ACT4 Bordeaux English Club
English speaking non-profit association. Organises activities in Bordeaux;  scheduled dinners, pub evenings, brunches, cinema outings (33).
The Dordogne Ladies Club International
International ladies club for women of various nationalities.
Association Bordeaux Accueille
Association for welcoming new arrivals at 55 Cours Georges Clémenceau (stairs to the left/mezzanine), 33000 Bordeaux . Open Tuesday to Friday from 14:15 to 16:30(33).
MADS - Music and Drama Society
English language theatre group.
Bergerac Bridge Club
Bridge club for all levels. Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 14:15, Tuesday from 20:30.
ICB - International Club of Bordeaux
English-speaking social club for men, women and families of all nationalities in Bordeaux and around. Monthly lunches, wine tastings, boys and girls nights out; book, writing, walking and cycling clubs (33).