Welcome

 

Welcome to Languedoc Living, the premier site for people living in the Languedoc.  We bring you local French news and events translated in English every day.  Click on NEWS to keep up to date, and visit our EVENTS page to see what's happening near you. 

 

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Here’s to LIFE

 

Our new LIFE section is featuring more and more reader stories.  This is a great place to discover more about the people around you, where they came from, what they're doing now.  More than that, it's also a chance for you have a say, and to tell us some of your stories.  Visit our LIFE page, or click on 'SHARE' on the right to send us something to publish.

 

Sporting News

 

We have a new sports correspondent, who is taking an irreverent look at world sporting events and all sorts of sports much closer to home here in the Languedoc.  Don't miss the sporting news There's useful information, a fair slice of cynicism and hopefully more than a sprinkle of good humour.   Click on SPORTS to keep up to date with the World Cup, and of course the Tour de France very soon.  If you have any comments for "BB", click on 'Send us a LETTER' on the right.  He reads all your comments.

 

Please don’t assume we know

 

If you’ve heard of any good events on in the region - please do let us know. We can’t spot everything - and great events could easily be missed. Just click the ‘SHARE’ button on the right to send us something.

News

Languedoc

Shots fired in bungled family kidnap attempt

The conflict had been brewing for some time between an individual domiciled in Béziers and his ex-girlfriend, a resident of the city of Perpignan, about custody of their young child, entrusted to the mother. But the conflict took a violent turn…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Jul 23

France

EU says Ryanair owes France €9.6…

Low-cost airline Ryanair received nearly €10 million in illegal government…

The Local, Jul 23

France

Two charged with machete attack…

Two men have been charged with involvement in a machete attack on three French rugby…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Jul 23

France

French court rules no halal meals…

A controversial ruling that ordered a French prison to serve up halal meals to inmates…

The Local, Jul 23

Languedoc

Lattes: 36 yr old in coma after…

Since Sunday, a 36 year old man is in a coma and his life is under critical threat.…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Jul 23

Events

Exhibition

Danièle des COURIERES

Exhibition by artist Danièle des COURIERES

Aug 6 - Aug 12
Espace Liberte en Agde, Agde

TODAY

THIS WEEK

COMING UP

Features, Interviews & Letters

Features

A film buff's delight

With so many films available now to watch at home, you’re spoilt for choice.…

LanguedocLiving, Jul 21

Features

Oysters in the Languedoc – behind…

The Étang de Thau is home to some 800 producers of oysters and mussels and,…

LanguedocLiving, Jul 16

Features

Light and Colours

The light and colours in the Languedoc are legendary. It has long been a place where…

LanguedocLiving, Jul 14

Features

Bastille Day in France: It's NOT…

Géraldine Lepère from Comme une Française has written…

Géraldine Lepère, Jul 11