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News

Languedoc

Lorry crashes into and de-rails Montpellier…

A collision occurred on Friday, 24 October, in the late morning in Montpellier between a dump truck and a Line 3 Tram on the avenue de Lodève. The truck driver and a 26 year old woman suffered minor injuries. The collision was so violent…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Oct 24

France

Mother has four limbs removed…

A woman who had an abortion in Bordeaux is suing the medical team that performed…

The Local, Oct 24

France

Burglar in the buff snared by…

French police were called out to a bizarre incident this week when they received…

The Local, Oct 24

Languedoc

Narcotics ring broken in Montpellier…

Five students of the Jean Monnet High School, located in La Paillade, were indicted…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Oct 24

France

Vigilantes held as clown panic…

Police arrested five armed youths in a town in eastern France this week who were…

The Local, Oct 24

Events

Fêtes

Castagnade

A weekend of activity for the whole family in St Gervais sur Mare, organised by the Maison Cévenole.   On Saturday, come for cookery lessons all about chestnuts.  The course is run by chef Eric Balan from l’Ortensia restaurant.…

Oct 25 - Oct 26
St Gervais sur Mare, St Gervais sur Mare

TODAY

THIS WEEK

COMING UP

Features, Interviews & Letters

Features

Five key reforms of France’s…

As part of sweeping new healthcare reforms presented on Wednesday, France is taking…

The Local, Oct 15

Features

Infamous celeb conman in trouble…

A French crook who earned his nickname 'conman of the stars' by ripping off the…

The Local, Oct 10

Features

Gillardeau oyster farm to laser-engrave…

A French oyster farm is to engrave its logo on its oysters’ shells in an attempt…

The Connexion, Oct 10

Features

John Galliano named CD of Maison…

British designer John Galliano is to return to the fashion world as the Creative…

France 24, Oct 7