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Town Twinning

Information on the town twinning scheme, including a list of the international towns and cities linked with Co. Wicklow.

Twinning helps to develop a better understanding of other nationalities and cultures. In addition to educational, cultural and sporting exchanges, partnerships with international communities have led to lifelong friendships, to business exchanges and commercial opportunities.

Co. Wicklow and its towns have partnerships with towns and cities in France, Germany, Czech Republic, United States, Wales and China.

Through its partnerships and international friendships, the Council has developed a fantastic network of Wicklow ambassadors around the globe.

Established partnerships


Co. Wicklow and the town of Bray are partnered with the city of Würzburg, Lower Franconia, Germany.

Hainan Province, China

In July 2017, the Cathaoirleach of Wicklow County Council signed a County/Province Friendship Agreement with Hainan Province in China.


Bray is twinned with Begles, France.

Dublin, California

Bray is twinned with Dublin, California, USA.

Montigny le Bretoneux

Wicklow Town is twinned with Montigny in France.


Wicklow Town is twinned with Einchenzell-Fulda, Germany.


Wicklow Town is twinned with Porthmadog in Gwynedd, West Wales.


Greystones is twinned with Holyhead, Anglesey, North Wales.


Arklow is twinned with Chateaudun, France.