Take the High Road to Deux-Sèvres...

Tossing the caber competition at a Highland Games event in Bressuire in Deux-Sevres

The town of Bressuire will thrill to the sights and sounds of the Highlands 

Lovers of all things Scottish have brought a touch of the Highlands to the town of Bressuire in the Deux-Sèvres. Every two years, in June, they hold a Highland Games event in the grounds of the local castle complete with tossing the caber and pipe bands.

The Association Sportive des Jeux d’Ecosse en France has around 250 members with seven athletes. They even have their own tartan and a new Franco-Celtic drink mixing whisky with local ...

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