Grenade-sur-l'Adour

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Grenade-sur-l'Adour
Église de Grenade, de nuit
Église de Grenade, de nuit
Coat of arms of Grenade-sur-l'Adour
Coat of arms
Grenade-sur-l'Adour is located in France
Grenade-sur-l'Adour
Grenade-sur-l'Adour
Coordinates: 43°46′37″N 0°25′42″W / 43.7769°N 0.4283°W / 43.7769; -0.4283Coordinates: 43°46′37″N 0°25′42″W / 43.7769°N 0.4283°W / 43.7769; -0.4283
Country France
Region Aquitaine
Department Landes
Arrondissement Arrondissement of Mont-de-Marsan
Canton Canton of Grenade-sur-l'Adour
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Pays Grenadois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pierre Dufourcq
Area
 • Land1 19.72 km2 (7.61 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 2,423
 • Population2 density 120/km2 (320/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 40117 / 40270
Elevation 48–84 m (157–276 ft)
(avg. 55 m or 180 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Grenade-sur-l'Adour is a commune in the Landes department in Aquitaine in south-western France.

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Bruntclife High School of morley Leeds ran a successful exchange programme there. The pioneers for this were Mrs Cooper and students of her French class including Michael Carroll who attended the first two of the these exchanges and broke many a French girls heart his name still echoes round the region when young French girls say that all they want to meet is there very own Michael Carroll.