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News

Occitanie

3kg metoerite discovered in Occitanie garden

A Belgian couple who live in Beaugas, Lot-et-Garonne have found a 3kg meteorite in their garden, La Depeche reported. Claudine and Claude Guermant, aged 76 and 80 explained that “it was about the size of a coconut, weighing 3kg.  It was grey…

La Dépêche/Scoop, Aug 20

Languedoc

Skeleton found in the Gard, confession…

Last week, a former resident of Manduel, a village near Nîmes, confessed to…

LanguedocLiving, Aug 20

Languedoc

Two year old child falls out of…

A two year old child is in hospital after climbing out of her bedroom window on…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Aug 20

Languedoc

Campsites evacuated in Agde

More than 3,000m² of vegetation burned in a fire at Mont Saint Loup, in Agde,…

France 3/Scoop, Aug 20

France

Financial woes and membership…

The precipitous membership drop for France’s far-right National Rally (RN,…

rfi English, Aug 20

Events

Associations

Clothes sale in support of CSF

Friends of Cancer Support France-Languedoc run monthly clothes sales throughout the year, with all proceeds donated to CSF. Please do go along and give them your support. Hannah’s Clothes Sale is always well stocked with seasonal wear and…

Nov 5 - Nov 5
CSF Clothes Sale, Puissalicon, Puissalicon

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Features, Interviews & Letters

Features

Are you complying to French bicycle…

As summer continues and families take to their bikes for days out, cyclists in France…

The Connexion, Aug 17

Features

Truths and myths about what to…

In a storm, you can shelter under a tree: FALSE It never hurts to repeat the fact…

LanguedocLiving, Aug 9

Features

What changes about life in France…

Every month something changes in France. Here’s what to expect in August:…

LanguedocLiving, Jul 31

Features

Occitanie town asks residents…

Le Perthus, a small commune in the Pyrénées-Orientales, voted to “bring…

France 3/Scoop, Jul 20