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France drinks to bumper 2014 wine harvest

There was some much-needed good cheer for France on Friday when wine growers predicted a successful 2014. With over 6 billion bottles set to be produced this year, there should be enough to go round. Although there was bad news for another crop.…

The Local, Aug 22


Business owner attacked in his…

Details are only just emerging of a shocking attack. A trader based in Petit-Bard,…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Aug 22


Quick-thinking fireman saves the…

On Wednesday afternoon near the centre of Mèze, the initiative a firefighter…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Aug 22


Crook uses 3D printer to steal…

Three-dimensional printers are not always used to positive effect. A criminal in…

The Local, Aug 22


Far-left leader steps down; not…

Former presidential candidate Jean-Luc Mélenchon announced on Friday that…

rfi English, Aug 22




Exhibition by artist Wayne Northcutt at the Rue Four de la Ville in Pezenas.   Landscapes of the Midi and the South of France in general.  

Aug 18 - Aug 31
Maison Mirondela, Pezenas




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