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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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News

France

Irate Frenchman stabs pet owner over dog…

It seems not everyone in France can put up with dogs fouling the pavements. One irate gardener has ended up in court after confronting a dog owner and allegedly stabbing him after his animal left a deposit. Dog poo on pavements is the pet hate of most…

The Local, Nov 24

France

French not favourable to foreigners'…

The French are less favourable, since 2012, on voting rights for non-EU foreigners…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Nov 24

Europe

Property owners warned on rental…

Anyone using or planning to use an online letting agency to rent rooms or a…

The Guardian, Nov 24

France

Fewer foreigners gain French citizenship

While more and more foreigners are being naturalized across the EU, the same cannot…

The Local, Nov 24

France

Football: League 1 week 14 round-up

Olympique de Marseille got back to winning ways to hold on to top spot in the Ligue…

Ligue1, Nov 24

Events

Expos

Family history

Sister and brother, Nadine ORCAJADA-CARLENS and Thierry ORCAJADA, have come together to present their work at the Gallery Art' Caroux. After 35 years of painting on silk, Nadine has now turned to other forms of expressing her art through…

Nov 14 - Nov 28
Art Caroux, Villmagne

TODAY

ArtsSt Jean de Vedas

Croquis de SEM

THIS WEEK

MusicNarbonne

Bratsch

COMING UP

EducationSt Gervais sur Mare

Occitan day

Features, Interviews & Letters

Features

Chefs rise up against kitchen…

Beat eggs, not your apprentice! This is the message from a group of top French chefs…

The Local, Nov 18

Features

460 ill from toxic fungi in 2014

More than 460 people have been poisoned from eating wild mushrooms so far this…

The Connexion, Nov 10

Features

20 per cent tax rise for holiday…

Second home owners in France, including foreigners who own holiday homes, are set…

The Local, Nov 4

Features

EU clears France's budget for…

The European Commission said on Tuesday it had found no serious fault with eurozone…

Scoop, Oct 29