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News

Occitanie

Farmers join Gilets Jaunes on Saturday

Late on Friday night news emerged that farmers across Occitanie had decided to operate their own demonstrations this weekend in a response to what the newspapers have described as "agri-bashing". Their main thrust appears to be to disrupt traffic across…

LanguedocLiving, Dec 14

Languedoc

Tribute to the victims of Millas…

Six school children died on 14 December 2017, when a train collided with a school…

France 3/Scoop, Dec 14

Languedoc

Hérault school children poisoned

Several students at the Servian college in the Hérault were suspected of…

France 3/Scoop, Dec 14

Languedoc

Autopsy on whale revealed it died…

The whale which was found at the port of Saint-Cyprien on Tuesday of this week was…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Dec 14

France

Why are the Gilets Jaunes so angry?

By John Lichfield, Politico  The Yellow Jackets ripping across the country…

Politico, Dec 14

Events

Arts

Couleurs & Cadeaux

Kylee & Andy are holding their annual open weekend on the 15 / 16th December, between 10am and 5pm. Quirky gift ideas and a warm welcome guaranteed!

Dec 15 - Dec 16
Luc-sur-Orbieu, Luc-sur-Orbieu

TODAY

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Features, Interviews & Letters

Features

Access to the port at Sète blocked…

Dockers at Sète blocked the port on Monday. Their blockades were "nothing…

France 3/Scoop, Dec 3

Features

Fire ravages warehouse, 13 people…

A fire broke out in a company specialising in wooden packaging in Castelsarrasin,…

France 3/Scoop, Nov 30

Features

Lucky hikers found in snowstorm…

First it was the reckless fishermen, fishing on a fast flowing river against advice.…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Oct 30

Features

Invasion of wolf spiders in Montpellier…

Seven classes have been closed in Montpellier due to an invasion of wolf spiders.…

LanguedocLiving, Oct 16