The new 2019/20 programme of events being undertaken by Les Francophiles de Tickhill (French Society) gets underway on October 2. Thierry Viennois will tell his audience about the exploits of Louis Mandrin as highwayman and smuggler in the mid 18th century. The lovers of all things French meet in the Parish Room, Northgate 7.30pm. The annual subscription is £17.50 and non-members can pay £4 on the night. Meetings take the form of visiting and local speakers, social events and activities and are given in English. Contact Jan Murray 01302611415, www.lesfrancophilesdetickhill.co.uk.