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News

France

Country's roads set for 'Black Saturday'…

With traffic jams building up by the minute as of Friday afternoon, Saturday has been labelled category “black” in terms of the amount of traffic expected on French roads. Bison Futé, the government-run site that monitors traffic levels,…

The Local, Jul 31

Languedoc

No surprise as Toulouse named…

French officials have revealed their suggestions for the capital cities of the country's…

Le Parisien/Scoop, Jul 31

Languedoc

Firemen up all night at Saint-André-de-Valborgne

The disaster which began early Thursday afternoon has now burned 110 hectares.…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Jul 31

France

Google defies French 'right to…

US internet giant Google is refusing to bow to an order from the French privacy…

France 24, Jul 31

France

SeaFrance strikers block Calais…

Hundreds of French sailors blocked the city of Calais on Friday, using burning tyres…

The Local, Jul 31

Events

Theatre

Cyrano de Bergerac

Cyrano de Bergerac on every Monday till the end of August. Click on the 'click me' button on the map to find out more, and to see their website.

Jul 6 - Aug 31
L'Illustre Theatre, Pézenas

TODAY

THIS WEEK

MusicLamalou Les Bains

Witiza

COMING UP

MusicLamalou Les Bains

Les Moments Musicaux

Features, Interviews & Letters

Features

French shoppers willing to pay…

Demonstrations by French farmers continued on Saturday, while a new poll found that…

rfi English, Jul 26

Features

Paris homeless man gets job after…

A homeless man, who became the talk of the web after handing out his CV on the Paris…

The Local, Jul 24

Features

French ferry workers blockade…

Few stories highlight the difference in treatment of industrial relations issues…

Scoop, Jul 21

Features

Tiger mosquitoes in 40 departments

Doctors in France have dealt with 32 confirmed cases of tropical diseases linked…

The Connexion, Jul 20