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Spanish TGV on fire at Lunel station

Gradual return to normal on Sunday evening on the Nîmes-Montpellier railway line after a train caught fire in Lunel (Hérault). Traffic disrupted and paramedics were called to treat seven passengers who had suffered minor…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Aug 2


Ending Calais migrants crisis…

France and Britain vowed on Sunday that ending a crisis which has seen thousands…

The Local, Aug 2


Drunk driver, no licence, crashes…

Saturday, August 1, at about 3.45am, a 30 year-old motorist from Lunel, who…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Aug 2


Leaked data could trigger massive…

The World Anti-Doping Agency on Sunday said it was alarmed by the size and extent…

France 24, Aug 2


Plane door found on Réunion in…

A door of a plane has washed up ashore on the Indian Ocean's French Réunion…

Scoop, Aug 2



Cracker Fair

Join us at Château-Abbaye de Cassan for the best Christmas Fair in the region.   We wil be publishing more about this nearer the time.

Nov 28 - Nov 29
Château-Abbaye de Cassan, Roujan




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Features, Interviews & Letters


French shoppers willing to pay…

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

rfi English, Jul 26


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


French ferry workers blockade…

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

Scoop, Jul 21


Tiger mosquitoes in 40 departments

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

The Connexion, Jul 20