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News

Languedoc

Tensions high in Lodève, Hérault

A barricade was set on fire on Boulevard Gambetta, between the cathedral and the school in Lodève on Monday, by high school students trying to block access to their school. Student from the Joseph-Vallot school were trying to block the entrance…

LanguedocLiving, Dec 10

Languedoc

Students blocked tramway line…

Students from the Jules-Guesde school were occupying the tramway tracks on Lodève…

LanguedocLiving, Dec 10

Occitanie

Married at a blockade near Tarbes

The “wedding" of two gilets jaunes took place at a blockade at the Séméac…

LanguedocLiving, Dec 10

Travel

Passengers fear for their lives…

Passengers on an Easyjet flight from Marrakech to Nice feared for their lives on…

LanguedocLiving, Dec 10

Travel

National strike at SNCF on Friday…

The CGT union has filed a national strike notice for SNCF employees on Friday, December…

LanguedocLiving, Dec 10

Events

Culture

Book sale

A CSF booksale will be on Wednesday 12th December from 10.00am -12.00 noon in the SALLE DE FETE CAILHAU. GOOD QUALITY, UP TO DATE PAPERBACKS IN GOOD CONDITION, PLEASE and take the opportunity to enjoy a coffee or lunch at A’Kotee at the same time!…

Dec 12 - Dec 12
Cailhau,

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Features

Access to the port at Sète blocked…

Dockers at Sète blocked the port on Monday. Their blockades were "nothing…

France 3/Scoop, Dec 3

Features

Fire ravages warehouse, 13 people…

A fire broke out in a company specialising in wooden packaging in Castelsarrasin,…

France 3/Scoop, Nov 30

Features

Lucky hikers found in snowstorm…

First it was the reckless fishermen, fishing on a fast flowing river against advice.…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Oct 30

Features

Invasion of wolf spiders in Montpellier…

Seven classes have been closed in Montpellier due to an invasion of wolf spiders.…

LanguedocLiving, Oct 16