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Drastic measures in l'Hérault to save water

The l'Hérault is on a vigilance for drought measures, in particular upstream of the Orb. The vigilance was put into place on Tuesday, and the first restrictions were put into place immediately, due to "the absence of significant rainfall since…

LanguedocLiving, Jul 26


Priest brutally killed in church

Two attackers killed a priest and seriously wounded at least one other hostage…

LanguedocLiving, Jul 26


Mosquito warning across all France

Rising temperatures and the aftermath of June’s heavy rain and flooding…

The Connexion, Jul 26


Pokémon Go sparks chaos and concern

Gaming phenomenon Pokémon Go officially arrived in France on Sunday, and…

The Local, Jul 26


Tragic fall in Perpignan

A little girl of 20 months died after falling from 2nd floor in Perpignan. The tragedy…

France 3 / Scoop, Jul 26



Paul Stafford

The French Paintings. Paul Stafford has an exhibition at the Château Cabezac. Vernissage is 22nd July from 5pm till 8pm.  

Jul 22 - Aug 29
Château Cabezac, Bize-Minervois




Features, Interviews & Letters


Cabin crew set for week-long walkout

Air France cabin crew are set to begin a seven-day walkout next week, the busiest…

The Connexion, Jul 24


To prevent forest fires, follow…

Every day now, the Languedoc-Roussillon firefighters put out dozens of fires. The…

France 3 / Scoop, Jul 18


Hollande's barber gets €9,895…

A hairdresser assigned with taking care of President François Hollande’s…

Scoop, Jul 13


Montpellier strike on 14th - Tour…

A formal notice has been filed by agents of the City's events department protesting…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Jul 11