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Averyron placed on orange flood alert

Météo France placed the Aveyron department in rain-flood orange alert early on Sunday afternoon. Languedoc-Roussillon is also affected by the heavy rain but to a lesser extent. After a calmer night on Saturday, the weather will…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Apr 26


26 arrests over horse meat ring

Twenty-six people have been arrested across Europe after a vast investigation by…

The Connexion, Apr 26


Flea markets under threat from…

A little-known law dating back to 2008 could threaten the much-loved flea market…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Apr 26


French weekly magazines review…

French magazines warn EU leaders about the dangers of egocentrism as Islamists look…

rfi English, Apr 26


Gard: rave party descends into…

Violent clashes broke out between police and participants on Saturday night at a…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Apr 26



National Opera of Paris

Projected performance of L'histoire de Manon (ballet) by the National Opera of Paris.   Organised by the Cinéma Le Travelling, Rue des Tuileries, 34300, Agde.  

May 18 - May 18
Agde, AGDE



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Features, Interviews & Letters


Hérault festivals suffer budget…

Béziers, Lodève or Montpellier, festivals and theatres in the Hérault…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Apr 20


Montpellier to miss out as Regional…

According to Europe 1, Toulouse is to be chosen as the new regional capital, preferred…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Apr 13


Council goes nude to cut car speeds

Councillors have posed nude for a shock poster calling on motorists to obey…

The Connexion, Apr 13


Hacked TV channel reveals passwords

A television network targeted in a sophisticated cyber-attack by pro-Islamic State…

rfi English, Apr 12