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News

Occitanie

Catalan firefighters sign the deal

The collaboration deal between firefighters from north and south Catalan, has now been sealed.   The objective is to pool resources from France and Spain to minimise connunication issues across the border. Read an article about it here. The…

France 3/Scoop, Jun 22

Travel

Support for rail strikes dwindling

Support for the SNCF strike has fallen to its lowest level since the action…

LanguedocLiving, Jun 22

France

Rules eased on wine stocks counter…

Under new rules, French vineyards will be allowed to hold back more of their production…

rfi English, Jun 22

Europe

Brexit ‘chaos’ endangering…

Airbus’ British operations are in danger as a result of Brexit uncertainty…

Politico, Jun 22

Sports

Tour de France riders 'should…

Team Sky have called five-time Tour de France winner Bernard Hinault "irresponsible…

The Connexion, Jun 22

Events

Culture

Concert with Chorale Populaire de Limoux

Le Clocher Vert is Cailhau's "over 60's" club.  This event with the Chorale Populaire de Limoux is open to all. Held in the church at Cailhau, the concert is on Sunday 24th June at 5pm.

Jun 24 - Jun 24
Cailhau,

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MusicThézan des Corbières

James Pearson Trio

Features, Interviews & Letters

Features

Residency permits: the 'ticking…

Campaigners for the rights of Brits in France told MPs in London on Wednesday that…

The Local, Jun 6

Features

Anti-UV clothing to prevent skin…

The sun is responsible for the majority of skin cancers, and each year there are…

MidiLibre/Scoop, May 18

Features

Buckwheat flour packets recalled…

Packets of buckwheat flour under the “U” brand are being recalled due…

The Connexion, May 15

Features

Home-jacking in Lignan-sur-Orb…

Police have called for witnesses for a haul worth €500,000. In October…

MidiLibre/Scoop, May 2