Birth of the Association for the Restoration and the Creation of Cultural
Activities at the Abbey of Thiron-Gardais under the presidency of Lionel Bellina.
Lionel Bellina, elected Mayor of Thiron-Gardais , having in mind the
project of giving a cultural and touristy vocation to the ancient domain of the
Abbey of Thiron-Gardais, prompts the community to acquire the 4 hectares and
the Tythe Barn.
First contact with Scotland during the Inauguration of the Internet
site of Thiron-Gardais. Visit of Kelso and welcoming of the Scots to Thiron-Gardais.
Creation of the thematic gardens of the Abbey, of medieval
inspiration within the parc of 4 hectares, at the foot of the abbatial church and
around the ancient monastery's fi shpond. (Group Community of the communities
of Thironian Perche).
First contact with the town halls and city halls of the dependencies of the
Order of Tiron to inform them of the Inauguration of the Tythe Barn and of the
Offi cial Opening of the Gardens.
Creation of the Association of the Order of Tiron during a visit to our
English friends of Hamble-le-Rice(England), under the presidency of Victor Provôt,
Mayor of Thiron-Gardais.