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News

France

Key steps to avoid repeat of deadly 2003…

As temperatures continue to soar across France, government and health officials have implemented measures they hope will avoid a repeat of the infamous 2003 heat wave that caused thousands of deaths throughout the country. France's national weather service…

France 24, Jul 1

Languedoc

Misplaced machismo? 15 yr-old…

On Monday evening at about 7.30pm, the horsemen of the Levant were running their…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Jul 1

Languedoc

Light aircraft crash at Treilles,…

A Piper PA-28 Cherokee light aircraft crashed on Wednesday, July 1, at 11.30am,…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Jul 1

France

How life has changed in France…

Life will slightly change in France as of Wednesday July 1st with everything from…

The Local, Jul 1

Languedoc

16 yr-old Italian drowns in Aigues-Mortes

A tragic swimming accident at the Petite Camargue Aigues-Mortes campsite where a…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Jul 1

Events

Music

Classical music concert

Starting the season on the 15th of July in Cassan, with 3 very talented Russian brothers, Ienissei, Nikita and Maxime Ramic, who come from a family of musicians and started playing at the age of 3. The two oldest are pianists (like their mother)…

Jul 15 - Jul 15
Château-Abbaye de Cassan, Roujan

TODAY

THIS WEEK

ExhibitionVers-Pont-du-Gard

Josef Koudelka

COMING UP

MusicCarcassonne

Sting

Features, Interviews & Letters

Features

French air traffic controllers…

There was certain relief for air passengers on Wednesday as French air traffic controllers…

The Local, Jul 1

Features

Heatwave causes power cut for…

A massive power cut affecting a million households hit western France on Tuesday…

rfi English, Jul 1

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