Welcome to Languedoc Living, the premier site for people living in the Languedoc.  We bring you local French news and events translated in English every day.  Click on NEWS to keep up to date, and visit our EVENTS page to see what's happening near you. 


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Here’s to LIFE


Our LIFE section is featuring some great reader stories.  Discover more about the people around you, where they came from, what they're doing now.  It's also a place to read about wine and restaurant reviews, recipes, days out, and much more.


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French police to start wearing body cameras

Thousands of special body-mounted cameras have been ordered for the country’s police service after the Interior Ministry backed a plan that is aimed at cutting the number of attacks on police. The famous blue uniform of the French police will have…

The Local, Aug 19


SFR’s network goes down again

SFR’s 3G and 4G mobile customers were left without internet access last night,…

The Connexion, Aug 19


French sunbather killed by falling…

A 73-year-old French tourist has died on a beach in Spain's Catalonia region after…

The Local, Aug 19


Aude rave party: 20 year-old in…

A 20 year-old participant at a rave party this weekend in the Aude, near Moussoulens,…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Aug 19


French footballer in tax probe…

The former French football Captain, Marcel Desailly, is suspected of hiding money…

The Local, Aug 19



L'homme qui voulait voir les anges

Kamel Guennoun, a fine story-teller, recounts history in a humourous and magical way.  The story is 'the man who wanted to see angels'

Dec 4 - Dec 4
Le Théâtre*/Scène Nationale de Narbonne, Narbonne




Features, Interviews & Letters


Expats face £400 million tax…

Expats who rent out their homes in Britain will be stripped of the right to use…

Daily Telegraph, Aug 12


Auto-entrepreneur reforms are…

A new law adopted by the Senate has ended months of uncertainty over reforms to…

The Connexion, Aug 10