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TGV stopped between Agde & Sète. Some go…

The TGV operating between Paris and Perpignan broke down around 4pm just after Sète. Although measures were put in place to take the 350 passengers by bus to Sète train Station, Agde and Béziers, some decided not to wait…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Apr 24


Spotlight on woman ‘linked’…

A 25-year-old woman allegedly linked to Sid Ahmed Ghlam, the main suspect in a foiled…

France 24, Apr 24


Montpellier: Police dismantle…

Grass, resin, cocaine, €130,000, handguns and more were seized last Sunday.…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Apr 24


Religious conflict on rise in…

France may officially be a secular country but the question of religion in the workplace…

The Local, Apr 24


Coaches in Paris go-slow protest

Coach drivers disrupted traffic in Paris today in a protest about the soaring…

The Connexion, Apr 24



Painting workshop

Two day painting workshop with local artist Els Knockaert. Learn how to draw portraits, and then paint them with a variety of mediums - acrylics, oils, water colours. You will need to book, as numbers are limited to 5 people per workshop. Lunch…

May 21 - May 22
Olargues, Olargues


House & GardenSt Gervais sur Mare

Plant swap



Features, Interviews & Letters


Hérault festivals suffer budget…

Béziers, Lodève or Montpellier, festivals and theatres in the Hérault…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Apr 20


Montpellier to miss out as Regional…

According to Europe 1, Toulouse is to be chosen as the new regional capital, preferred…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Apr 13


Council goes nude to cut car speeds

Councillors have posed nude for a shock poster calling on motorists to obey…

The Connexion, Apr 13


Hacked TV channel reveals passwords

A television network targeted in a sophisticated cyber-attack by pro-Islamic State…

rfi English, Apr 12