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News

Languedoc

Montpellier: 50 Granola™ packs stolen…

Bizarre - at the very least. Some burglaries are difficult to comprehend... just like the one committed on Tuesday night in La Paillade, Montpellier. In this nocturnal robbery, in addition to a camera, the three thieves stole 50 packets…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Aug 27

France

Top MP quits 'ultra-left' French…

One of the two leaders of the French ecologists' parliamentary group has quit the…

rfi English, Aug 27

France

Drug dealer caught handing out…

A drug dealer has been arrested after passing around flyers advertising his…

The Connexion, Aug 27

Europe

Journo 'tests' French rail security…

A Belgian journalist has managed to travel on a French train with a fake machine…

The Local, Aug 27

France

Coach drivers must take breath…

Breath tests will be obligatory for coach drivers after September 1 as all…

The Connexion, Aug 27

Events

Music

Tante Jaco

Jazz funk sextet Tante Jaco was formed to revive and reinvigorate instrumental funk music from the 1970s to the present day.

Aug 31 - Aug 31
La Douceur des Arts, Thézan des Corbières

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Features, Interviews & Letters

Features

EU inheritance law can help Britons…

The EU inheritance regulation, which came into force yesterday, benefits citizens…

The Connexion, Aug 18

Features

France now has 11 emergency numbers

The launch of a new emergency phone number this week - for terror alerts and kidnappings…

The Connexion, Aug 11

Features

Camel seen wandering in Béziers

There was an unusual sight in Béziers this Friday afternoon when a camel…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Aug 7

Features

Man caught stealing luggage from…

This phenomenon is sometimes overlooked but is a very common offence: thefts from…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Aug 7