His Worship the Mayor of Douglas Councillor Stan Cain JP has welcomed the commandants of three of the French Navy’s training ships (bateaux-écoles) Eglantine, Glycine and Jaguar, visiting the Isle of Man on navigational training exercises together with the Isle of Man French Honorary Consul Mrs Annie Nédellec.
The Mayor with Captain Dominique Le Pen, Lieutenant Arthur-François Debieuvre, Annie Nédellec and Major Nicolas Schrack
Captain Dominique Le Pen, (Eglantine), Major Nicolas Schrack, (Glycine) and Lieutenant Arthur-François Debieuvre (Jaguar) met with the Mayor, exchanged gifts and enjoyed a tour of the Council chamber.
Exchanging gifts with Lieutenant Arthur-François Debieuvre, Major Nicolas Schrack and Captain Dominique Le Pen
The visitors view the book of illuminated addresses created by local artist Colleen Corlett