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Korrika 2009 weekend in London. KORRIKA 2009: Korrika badator Londresera!!! One more time, the Korrika event is taking place in Euskal Herria - Basque Country. And one more time, we will be celebrating it here in London as well. The date for this event in London is Saturday April 4th, starting at 1 p.m in the afternoon, and we will do our symbolic korrika running in the park next to Oxford house. Although we don't have all the details yet, we can confirm we will be having a lunch-bazkari afterwards. We will gather for this lunch in Oxford House and we will also have a Txalaparta exhibition by our tutor txalapartari Iñaki Lopez de Luzuriaga and some other friends, along with some more music.


As ever, we would like to invite you to join us in this special day. This is an event for everyone in the family and totally child-friendly too. It would be very helpful to know how many people will be coming to join us in order to carry out all the pertinent preparations. Please, and this is very important, contact us if you want to come to this Korrika running and lunch-bazkaria (you will be welcome even if you don't contact us, but it will help us to get an accurate estimation). Make the subject of your message "Korrika 2009" for quick identification. If you want to help organising this event, let us know too.

Topagunes: Film Laburren Zirkuitua

As part of the Korrika 2009 celebrations, we will be screening Topagunea's VI Film laburren Zirkuitua, a selection of short movies in Euskara-Basque language. This screening will be on Friday April 3rd in the first floor studio in Oxford house, from 7.00 pm till 9 pm. The price is £2, just to cover the costs.. For more info about this screening by Topagunea, please follow the link:

On Saturday April 4th, we will get together in Oxford house at 1 pm and will proceed with the running on the park. After that, we will have a lunch-bazkari in Oxford Houses's Chapel. We will be able to enjoy a txalaparta exhibition, some txistu and dantza as well as Euskal musika till 5.30 pm. We will also provide drinks.


The price is £10 (£5 concessions)

Everyone welcome. Please do contact us if you want to come to this Korrika running and lunch-bazkari. This is very important and will help us a lot to prepare and organise the afternoon.