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News

Languedoc

Air traffic controllers to strike as talks…

Hopes that a strike by French air traffic controllers could be averted seemed to be dashed on Tuesday as unions said that talks had been broken off. It is likely airlines will have to cancel scores of flights. Leaders of the main SNCTA union which represents…

Scoop, Jul 1

France

Ferry workers block Channel Tunnel…

As if the air traffic control staff protests were not enough... Protesting ferry…

France 24, Jul 1

Languedoc

Heatwave alert extended as France…

France's weather agency has extended the summer weather warnings, as an intense…

The Local, Jul 1

France

Le Pen seeks presidency of Calais…

French far right leader Marine Le Pen announced on Tuesday she will stand for president…

France 24, Jul 1

France

French newspaper round-up 30 June…

“Pay Day” for Greece as the deadline to service its 240-billion-euro…

rfi English, Jul 1

Events

Exhibition

Vehicles, automobile, motorbike, bicycle,…

The MIAM – the Musée International des Arts Modestes in Sète presents the exhibition "Vehicles, automobile, motorbike, bicycle, train, airplane and BOAT" (Véhicules, auto, moto, vélo, train, avion et BATEAU) from March…

Mar 28 - Sep 20
International Museum of "Arts Modestes" (MIAM), Sète

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La Traviata

Features, Interviews & Letters

Features

French air traffic controllers…

There's both good news and bad news for travellers in France after plans by an air…

The Local, Jun 29

Features

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

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