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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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Here’s to LIFE

 

Our LIFE section is featuring some great reader stories.  Discover more about the people around you, where they came from, what they're doing now.  It's also a place to read about wine and restaurant reviews, recipes, days out, and much more.

 

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News

World

Three alleged Syria jihadis detained on…

Three men believed to have been fighting with jihadi groups in Syria were detained on their arrival at Paris’s Orly airport on Wednesday. One was the brother-in-law of Toulouse killer Mohammed Merah. The three men were handed over to French authorities…

rfi English, Sep 23

World

French leader hits out at Blair…

France's foreign minister hit out Monday at Tony Blair's statement that sending…

The Local, Sep 23

World

Microwave iPhone 6 recharging…

A controversial internet forum that recently published nude photos of actresses…

The Connexion, Sep 23

Languedoc

Flood-fleeing pheasants invade…

Just days after a French village was hit by heavy flooding its residents are battling…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Sep 23

France

Air France strike hits ninth day,…

As the Air France pilots' strike grinds into its ninth day, there is little hope…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Sep 23

Events

Arts

Bissière - "figure à part"

Distancing himself from contemporary circles, and both admired and rejected by his peers, Roger Bissière (1886-1964) painstakingly built up a powerful body of work, imbued with a profound humanity. Bissière's work is at once “decidedly…

Jul 5 - Nov 2
La Petite Pépinière de Caunes, Caunes-Minervois

TODAY

MusicThézan des Corbières

Santandréa Jazz Band

THIS WEEK

COMING UP

Features, Interviews & Letters

Features

Bilingual ex-Le Monde editor moves…

Four months after a newsroom rebellion prompted her departure from Le Monde, Natalie…

The Local, Sep 9

Features

French back their three meals…

A new study has highlighted the differences between France and its international…

The Connexion, Sep 9

Features

Nazi general didn't save Paris:…

The last Nazi commander in charge of Paris famously claimed he saved the City of…

The Local, Aug 31

Features

Ten ways expats in France can…

[ED - We aren’t in agreement with everything in this article from the…

The Local, Aug 29