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Priceless relics found in 5th century tomb

French archaeologists have unearthed an iron-age tomb dating back to the fifth century BC containing Greek and Etruscan objects showing that the local Celtic prince traded with the cities of the Mediterranean. Discovered at a roundabout next to…

rfi English, Mar 5


Phone cable thieves strike again

News has reached us of a telephone cable theft in Colombiers (l'Herault) over…

Scoop, Mar 5


Fears grow as soldiers on brink…

Thousands of French soldiers deployed across the country in a vast anti-terrorism…

France 24, Mar 5


Anger as EU keeps mobile roaming…

A decision by EU governments not to end roaming mobile charges until the end of…

The Local, Mar 5


Gard: Strong winds uproot trees;…

The department is still subject to the strong winds which caused firefighters…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Mar 5



Holiday on Ice

Olympic ice dancing champions Gwendal Peizerat and Marina Anissina feature in Holiday on Ice 2015. Flamboyant, sexy, funny, it's a spectacle for all the family to discover. 

Apr 7 - Apr 8
Park & Suites Arena, Perols





Shaun the Sheep

Features, Interviews & Letters


200 skeletons found in mass Paris…

More than 200 skeletons have been discovered in a medieval mass grave beneath a…

France 24, Mar 1


EU slaps tough budget targets…

The EU set France tough new targets on Friday to ensure it gets its budget deficit…

The Local, Feb 27


Stolen Picasso sent to New York…

A Picasso painting that was reported stolen in Paris 14 years ago has turned up…

The Local, Feb 27


Agde shows Béziers a gentler…

Less controversial than its neighbour, Béziers. More discreet. A communication…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Feb 20