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Yipee, it’s going to be a sunny weekend!

The sun will be out this weekend, particularly in Midi-Pyrenees, though slightly cloudy in the Languedoc on Saturday. The thermometer may even reach 29 degrees. Not bad to say that some of you put your heating on this week. On Saturday, the forecast…

France 3/Scoop, Sep 22


Fuel thief arrested in Mèze

Mèze (Hérault) police intercepted a motorist this week, who tried…

France 3/Scoop, Sep 22


Very cheap rail travel available

Thousands of SNCF tickets are on offer at heavily discounted prices. Now is the…

The Connexion, Sep 22


Red-faced cops booked into same…

Riot police were left furious after discovering they had been put up in the same…

The Local, Sep 22


Macron signs controversial labour…

President Emanuel Macron on Friday signed his labour law reforms into law, as unions…

rfi English, Sep 22



Face to Face

Francis Bacon / Bruce Nauman exhibition - Face to face. Francis Bacon and Bruce Nauman: two generations of artists developing a work in different artistic contexts but, through distinct mediums, conceiving of art as an experience. Through sixty odd works…

Jul 1 - Nov 5
Musée Fabre, Montpellier



Ecce Terra



Features, Interviews & Letters


Homeless man held over shocking…

A man was arrested on Sunday over the gruesome murder of a heavily pregnant woman…

The Local, Sep 18


Old thyroid drug reinstated after…

An old version of a thyroid medication will be reintroduced in France after thousands…

The Local, Sep 15


Shoddy headmasters, and ‘irresponsible…

Parents of school children from Olargues, l’Hérault, will have been…

LanguedocLiving, Sep 8


Pamela Anderson snubbed by Nîmes…

The story goes back to the end of August but has just been disclosed to the press.…

France 3/Scoop, Sep 8