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News

France

French air traffic controllers set for strike

There's both good news and bad news for travellers in France after plans by an air traffic controllers union to hold a strike on Tuesday and Wednesday were scrapped, only for another union to insist a walkout later in the week will go ahead. It could…

The Local, Jun 29

Languedoc

Heatwave shows no signs of weakening

Record high temperatures have prompted Météo France to put 26…

The Connexion, Jun 29

France

Uber France bosses taken into…

Two of the bosses of Uber in France have been taken into custody over an investigation…

France 24, Jun 29

Languedoc

French pensioner gored to death…

A man in his 60s has been gored to death during a bull run in southern France,…

The Local, Jun 29

Europe

Mini Marmite jars head for airport

Love it or hate it, Marmite is set to find a place in travellers’ hand…

The Connexion, Jun 29

Events

Music

Flamenco Opera

Flamenco Opera, with artists: Rafael Amargo, chorégraphe Carlos Caro, violon Martin Melendez, violoncelle Jacobo Sanchez, percussion David Granato, piano Tuto Fernandez, guitare Eli Santiago, cantaor Luis 'El Granaino', cantaor Noelia Mora, soprano…

Jul 23 - Jul 23
Théâtre de Verdure, Pézenas

TODAY

THIS WEEK

ExhibitionVers-Pont-du-Gard

Josef Koudelka

FêtesSt Gervais sur Mare

Fair of Ancient Crafts

COMING UP

MusicCarcassonne

Sting

Features, Interviews & Letters

Features

Amazing & terrifying storms hit…

As the Aude was placed on orange flood alert, a violent storm struck Narbonne late…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Jun 12

Features

Strauss-Kahn acquitted in French…

Former IMF director and French presidential hopeful Dominique Strauss-Kahn has been…

rfi English, Jun 12