Gold and Grand Gold Awards

Two Grand Gold medals and a Gold Loyalty medal were awarded last night to passionate customers of the resort, at the Gourmandine. All British, the ceremony was held in English, with the master of ceremonies Fabien Hacquard improvising a few words in the language of Shakespeare.

Gold medal for Leonard Goldapple, testifying to his 45 years of presence. "He has been in Val longer than I have," exclaimed his sponsor John Yates Smith.

Alain Vaufrey also presented two Grand Gold medals to two clients and friends, Tony Tregaskes, Brook Lawrence.