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Fruit and veg prices tumble in France

Good weather and weak demand have sent fruit and vegetable prices tumbling in France this summer. However, one of France’s favourite treats is poised to spike in cost. If you enjoyed the mild spring this year, so did France’s fruit and…

The Local, Aug 21


Pickpocket, 89, arrested on train

Thereis no age limit to crime, it would appear, after an 89-year-old pickpocket…

The Connexion, Aug 21


Evicted couple live in cellar,…

A couple in their sixties lived for a month in the basement of the public housing…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Aug 21


Toulouse top of hospital league

The University hospital of Toulouse has overtaken Lille as the best in France,…

The Connexion, Aug 21


French villagers come to aid of…

Residents in a French village have united behind an elderly British couple after…

The Local, Aug 21



Patricia LEROUX,

Exhibition by painter Patricia LEROUX Organised by Maison Mirondela, it is held at the Hôtel Flottes de Sebasan, Place Gambetta, Pézenas.

Jul 31 - Aug 31
Pézenas, Pézenas


MusicLe Poujol sur Orb

Roosevelt Combo



Features, Interviews & Letters


Why are some people more tasty…

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

The Connexion, Aug 20


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


Auto-entrepreneur reforms are…

A new law adopted by the Senate has ended months of uncertainty over reforms to…

The Connexion, Aug 10