Tuam - Straubing Twinning Welcome to our website Willkommen auf unserer Website The Tuam - Straubing twinning partnership was established in 1984. Die Tuam - Straubing Städtepartnerschaft wurde 1984 gegründet. Students - 2012  Annual visit by Straubing students to Tuam: On Wednesday, 24 October 2012, 34 students from Straubing, accompanied by teachers Peter & Kathrin, arrived on the annual student exchange.  The students were hosted by families in Tuam and nearby Mountbellew.  On Thursday they paid a visit to Holy Rosary College, Mountbellew, where they were entertained by the students and viewed the school and its facilities. On Friday morning the teachers and students visited the Local Post Primary School (Mercy College). In the afternoon they were given a tour of Tuam and talk by local Twinning Committee member Dr. Tony Claffey.  This was followed by a reception and snacks in Corralea Court Hotel with Mr. Pat O'Dwyer, Chairperson Tuam Twinning Committee and members of Tuam Town Council. Amongst the other activities they participated in included a visit to Connemara National Park, Letterfrack, Co. Galway; the Burren, Fanore Beach and Cliffs Moher, Co. Clare; Galway city (shopping and guided tour); Cloughjordan Eco Village, Co Tipperary. In keeping with a long standing tradition, the students entertained their host families and members of the Twinning Committee, with a ‘Bavarian Night’ of music and song in the Árd Rí Hotel in Tuam. The group returned to Straubing on Friday 2 November. Pages designed and written by John Fahey and made with Xara