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Valls to join Socialist presidential race

President François Hollande will name a new Prime Minister on Tuesday after Manuel Valls announced on Tuesday he would step down in order to run for president. Valls arrived at the Elysée Palace on Tuesday morning to formally hand in his…

The Local, Dec 6


Former boxer found dead in Palavas-les-Flots

A man in his fifties was found dead at his home in Palavas-les-Flots. It was the…

LanguedocLiving, Dec 5


Fillon - 'The French Thatcher'…

After winning the rightwing presidential primary, François Fillon will now…

The Local, Dec 5


We are all donors unless we say…

Everyone in France is presumed to want to be an organ donor after they die unless…

The Connexion, Dec 5


Rare manuscripts go on display

A total of 30 rare medieval manuscripts have gone on display for the first time…

The Connexion, Dec 5



Un Pays pour Laura

The orchestra of Pays Haut Languedoc et Vignobles present Un Pays pour Laura. With Fanny Fernandez & Marc Soulignac. Music by Joël Drouin. Script by Jean Tuffou. Directed by Patrick Pouget. For more details and to reserve your…

Mar 4 - Mar 4
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Delivery dates for Christmas post

If you have Christmas parcels or cards to send to friends and family back in the…

The Connexion, Dec 2


Police search for gunman after…

Hunt continues near Montpellier for an armed man who killed a woman, as investigators…

The Guardian, Nov 25


Two teenagers arrested for Nîmes…

Two teenage suspects have been arrested after they were caught red-handed on Monday…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Nov 15


Get your car ready for winter…

With the first of the winter snows seeing ski stations opening for the November…

The Connexion, Nov 14