Pembroke - Malta
Bergen - Germany
The town of Pembroke is twinned with with both Bergen in Lower Saxony - Germany and with Pembroke in Malta. On 16th April 1977 a partnership and twinning agreement was signed between Cllr Joe Gough, then Mayor of Pembroke and Burgermeister (Mayor) Dr W Kothe of Bergen Germany. Pembroke and Bergen next year will be celebrating the 30th anniversary of the twinning. The twinning with Pembroke - Malta is a new concept and this twinning was signed on 4th May 2002, the Mayor of Pembroke at the time was Cllr Aden Brinn and the Mayor of Pembroke - Malta was Mr Joe Zammit.
Click the crests to visit the Pembroke - Malta and Bergen websites
Twinning is important forfor our townships and youth organisations to have the benefit to learn about each others cultures and languages. It enables exchanges of education, culture and sport. Other areasfor town twinning can be achieved through projects which will keep the momentum of twinning strong and give the process fresh impetus for the future.
Last Updated ( Saturday, 08 October 2011 )