A GROUP focused on making international connections celebrates the end of the successful season of events.

The Borehamwood and Elstree Twin Town Association (BETTA) have hosted officials leaders from the connected communitites in France and Germany.

Deputy Mayor of Fontenay Aux Roses, near Paris, Monsieur Dominique Lafon and Offenburg's Alfred Braun both spoke to sell-out audiences in St Teresa's Parish Centre in Shenley Road when visiting the area.

BETTA Chairman Martine Eni said: "We gave our guests a good time and 35 years of friendship is something to celebrate. As they say things can only get BETTA ."