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Welcome to Languedoc Living, the premier site for people living in the Languedoc.  We bring you local French news and events translated in English every day.  Click on NEWS to keep up to date, and visit our EVENTS page to see what's happening near you. 

 

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News

France

13 year-old saves 91 year-old from drowning

On Thursday, a 13 year-old rescued a 91 year-old man from drowning in a fountain in a village of Seine-et-Marne. When police and firefighters arrived in the Place de la République in central Souppes-sur-Loing, "the 13 year old boy was…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Aug 28

France

Pitt and Jolie tie the knot secretly…

Or not that secretly, perhaps... Celebrity couple Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie got…

The Local, Aug 28

France

France demand UK help to ease…

France's Interior Minister has dismissed the prospect of a new mass shelter in Calais…

The Local, Aug 28

Languedoc

English owner finds macabre scene…

The English owner of a residence in Bédarieux came across a decomposing body…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Aug 28

France

Macron sends Socialists into 35…

France’s Socialists were in disarray on Thursday after the publication of…

rfi English, Aug 28

Events

Antiques

Montpellier Antiques Fair

Languedoc's antiques fairs are great fun. Some are big - others huge. They draw in vendors from all over France as well as Spain and Italy and even further afield - selling everything from furniture to paintings to garden pots to tiny knick-knacks. Prices…

Nov 25 - Nov 25
Montpellier Parc des Expos, Montpellier

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Features, Interviews & Letters

Features

Expat pensioners and UK bank accounts

Expat pensioners claim they are being inconvenienced by their inability to open…

Daily Telegraph, Aug 24

Features

Charitable, environmentally sound…

Lots of people know about CSF Languedoc’s existence, providing practical and…

CSF-Languedoc, Aug 24

Features

Why are some people more tasty…

What mosquitoes want in a snack The summer has seen mosquitoes numbers rise…

The Connexion, Aug 20

Features

Expats face £400 million tax…

Expats who rent out their homes in Britain will be stripped of the right to use…

Daily Telegraph, Aug 12