Our Languages department have been marking today’s Bastille day, with lessons about the significance of this day on French culture and a special break time French breakfast menu of pastries and a French dining experience at lunch time.
What is Bastille day?
- Celebrated on the 14th July in France
- The ‘National Day’ of France
- To celebrate the storming of Bastille in 1789
- This led to the French revolution
- There are huge parades in France to celebrate this day every year.