& Cathy (Parkinson)
the gîtes in 2002 and moved to France with our 3
children in 2004 to become fully involved with the ownership and
running of a successful gîte business in Vendée.
from Formby near Liverpool, taught Psychology at Winstanley College
in Wigan until 2004. Today, as well as being busy with all
aspects of the business, Howard teaches part-time at Nantes University.
from Vaires sur Marne near Paris, taught French at Birkdale High school for 8 years,
and worked in adult education for 15 years, whilst also a GCSE examiner.
Now, fully involved in the everyday running of the business, teaching
to local ex-pats and offering weekend French courses.