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News

Languedoc

Fire in Nîmes: several houses evacuated

A fire broke out on Tuesday at 14h45 in Nîmes, in the Gard. As at Tuesday evening, 16 hectares of vegetation had gone up in smoke. What worried the fire fighters was the proximity of the houses, and several of them had to be evacuated. You can…

France 3/Scoop, Jul 25

Languedoc

80 year old drowns at Carnon Plage,…

An 80 year old man went swimming in the sea in Carnon Plage in Maugio, l’Hérault…

France 3/Scoop, Jul 25

Languedoc

Two year old girl from a campsite…

A little girl went missing from a campsite in the Gers on Monday afternoon. The…

La Dépêche/Scoop, Jul 25

France

Villages threatened by wildfires…

Thousands of firefighters battled forest fires in large areas of southeast France…

LanguedocLiving, Jul 25

Languedoc

Former Roma camp threatened by…

A fire broke out on Monday at 4.30 pm in Vendres in the Hérault, near a former…

France 3/Scoop, Jul 25

Events

Arts

Marguerite Henn

As part of the 51st Mirondela Dels Arts festival, there is an exhibition of Marguerite Henn's paintings. Marguerite’s abstracts have never really left reality, so one can speak of “abstract landscape “ to evoke her paintings. Behind…

Aug 2 - Aug 27
Hôtel des Barons de Lacoste, Pézenas

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Features

Olive oil greases the A54 between…

A major traffic jam occurred on Tuesday between Nîmes and Arles on the A54,…

France 3/Scoop, Jul 18

Features

Nightmare roads this weekend

Expect some traffic nightmares this weekend. It’s July 14th and hundreds of…

France 3/Scoop, Jul 13

Features

Britons want to retain EU citizenship…

Most Britons want to retain European Union citizenship rights after Brexit and are…

Politico, Jul 2

Features

Drunk train driver forgot first…

Passengers on a train travelling from Paris to Clermont-Ferrand who were planning…

The Local, Jun 30

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