Friendship agreement Darlington (England) and Niepolomice (Poland)

Representatives from Darlington Town Twining & International Association Tom Nutt (Chair) and Lukasz Samek (Vice-Chair) were invited to Niepolomice in Poland.

On Wednesday 6th February in the Royal Castle Mayor of Niepolomice, Roman Ptak and Councillor Tom Nutt signed an "Agreement of Friendship and Co-operation" between Darlington and Niepolomice, which aims to foster and develop mutual understanding and respect between the people of the towns and to encourage communication between the Councils, educational establishments, adult and youth organisations, clubs, companies and all individuals through exchange visits and social media.

Tom Nutt and Lukasz Samek were invited to Niepolomice to be presented with a special Initiative In Sport Award in recognition of the unforgettable experience the Polish youngsters from KS Dab were given in the North-East. The award was presented at Sports Gala in a packed Malopolska Sound and Word Centre in Niepolomice.