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News

Languedoc

Weather disasters: state releases €40m…

The State has released €35 million in aid to the communities in the southern departments affected by the storms last year and a further €5 million for farmers, announced the Ministers of Interior and Agriculture this Monday, March 2. [If…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Mar 2

Europe

Eurostar service halted after…

Eurostar services were suspended on Monday afternoon after a person was killed by…

The Local, Mar 2

France

Nuclear plant shut down due to…

Energy production has been shut down at France's oldest nuclear power plant after…

rfi English, Mar 2

France

Marignane: Man shot by Kalashnikov…

Monday morning, 7.45am, a 36 year-old man and a colleague were sat at a table in…

Scoop, Mar 2

Europe

MEPs sign call for European flight…

Eighteen French and British Members of the European Parliament have jointly signed…

rfi English, Mar 2

Events

House & Garden

An Introduction to Pruning

An introduction to the principles and practice of pruning, why, when and how. Practical work in the garden here will be included and we will focus on pruning practices relating to plants frequently found in gardens in the region. The course will…

Mar 18 - Mar 18
La Petite Pépinière de Caunes, Caunes-Minervois

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Features

200 skeletons found in mass Paris…

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

France 24, Mar 1

Features

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

Features

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

Features

Agde shows Béziers a gentler…

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

MidiLibre/Scoop, Feb 20