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News

Languedoc

Alès next in line for floods: 300 homes…

Firefighters, assisted by helicopters, have stepped up rescue operations, evacuating about thirty people on Friday 19 September in Alès (Gard) and neighbouring villages, where heavy rains caused floods. "I left work around 4.30am and a wave…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Sep 21

Languedoc

Alès: images & videos of the…

About 300 homes and hundreds of vehicles were affected but, fortunately,…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Sep 21

Languedoc

Lamalou & St Gervais in great…

The Lamalousiens affected by the flooding of Bitoulet have returned to work to clean…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Sep 21

Languedoc

Vias campsite: 57 students poisoned

There was a restless night at the Cicadas camping site in Vias (Hérault).…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Sep 21

France

Air France pilots extend strike…

Pilots at Air France have voted to continue their strike for a second week with…

rfi English, Sep 21

Events

Theatre

Elisabeth Mazev

An autobiographical story performed by Elisabeth Mazev

Dec 9 - Dec 9
Le Théâtre*/Scène Nationale de Narbonne, Narbonne

TODAY

THIS WEEK

COMING UP

Features, Interviews & Letters

Features

Bilingual ex-Le Monde editor moves…

Four months after a newsroom rebellion prompted her departure from Le Monde, Natalie…

The Local, Sep 9

Features

French back their three meals…

A new study has highlighted the differences between France and its international…

The Connexion, Sep 9

Features

Nazi general didn't save Paris:…

The last Nazi commander in charge of Paris famously claimed he saved the City of…

The Local, Aug 31

Features

Ten ways expats in France can…

[ED - We aren’t in agreement with everything in this article from the…

The Local, Aug 29