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News

Languedoc

Circuses with animals soon to be banned…

On January 7, 2018, protesters gathered in front of the Bouglione circus in Montpellier, and this Monday, Philippe Saurel, the mayor of Montpellier, announced that from 2019, circuses with animals will no longer be allowed in Montpellier. “From…

France 3/Scoop, Jan 17

France

Number of Brits seeking to become…

Some 3,173 British citizens applied for French citizenship last year, compared to…

The Local, Jan 17

France

Police raid Lactaclis HQ amid…

French police raided the headquarters of dairy giant Lactalis and a nearby factory…

France 24, Jan 17

France

Driving licence delays blamed…

The bug-riddled online system for driving licence applications is keeping would-be…

The Connexion, Jan 17

France

What the papers said 17 Jan 2018

President Macron's visit to the migrant hotspot port city of Calais; how to balance…

rfi English, Jan 17

Events

Culture

Festival of Adventure

The Festival of Adventure is an indispensable event for lovers of travel which takes place in the resort of Les Angles. Since it started in 1990, the festival has welcomed major names from the world of adventure: Jacques Mayol, Éric Tabarly, Jean-Louis…

Jan 20 - Jan 25
Les Angles,

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Features

Millas drama: a month on, still…

Last December 14, shortly after 4pm, a school bus and a TER train collided on a…

France 3/Scoop, Jan 14

Features

Expensive safety camera returned…

Do you remember the new radar to spot vehicles who don’t give way to…

France 3/Scoop, Jan 12

Features

Critically ill Toulouse baby found…

Prosecutors warned that the baby's life was in danger after he was snatched from…

rfi English, Jan 7

Features

Dog tied to moving car by a hunter

In Saint-Etienne-des-Sorts, the owner of Rocky the dog has filed a complaint with…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Jan 2