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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

Languedoc

Lamalou: we're living in a TV news tragedy

The flashing lights, the military on the streets, helicopters buzzing ... This is a picture of the Apocalypse. This Thursday, on her regular morning walk, Mireille wades into sticky mud, reminding her of the hellish night that stormed through Lamalou-les-Bains.…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Sep 19

Languedoc

St-Gervais-sur-Mare: "Water came…

Eyewitness stories are beginning to emerge from Wednesday night's tragic weather.…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Sep 19

Europe

French leaders relieved by Scotland's…

There was plenty of relief in France's political classes on Friday after Scottish…

The Local, Sep 19

Languedoc

Orange alerts for l'Hérault,…

The rain-storm episode continues in the Hérault, Gard and Ardèche…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Sep 19

France

Paris cabby dies in vicious high-heel…

A Paris taxi driver has died after angry passengers beat and stabbed him with stiletto…

The Local, Sep 19

Events

Sport

TENNIS OPEN: Sud de France

The Open Sud de France has become a epic event in the tennis calendar.  Currently part of the ATP World Tour 250 series of the ATP Tour, it is played on indoor hard courts. It was held annually at the Palais des Sports de Gerland in Lyon,…

Jan 31 - Feb 8
Park & Suites Arena, Perols

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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