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Local fireman selling calendars stabbed

On Thursday evening, December 1, during his annual calendar selling tour a fireman was stabbed twice in the leg by knives in Île de Thau district near Sète. Things are not great in this neighbourhood at the moment. After several cars…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Dec 2


Lunel: Counterfeit clothing gang…

On November 23rd, two and a half tons of goods and more than 230,000 euros were…

France 3 / Scoop, Dec 2


Nîmes police smash drug ring…

A vast drug network has been dismantled by the Nimes gendarmes. 15 suspects…

France 3 / Scoop, Dec 2


The defining moments of Hollande's…

Francois Hollande's presidency has been overshadowed by an unprecedented wave of…

France 24, Dec 2


Delivery dates for Christmas post

If you have Christmas parcels or cards to send to friends and family back in the…

The Connexion, Dec 2



Malcolm Croft - Paysages

Exhibition with Malcolm Croft at the Galerie17. "Paysages"  - Oil on wood, and oil on canvass. Open Friday and Saturday 10h-12h and 14h-17h.

Dec 3 - Dec 18
Galerie17, Azille




Features, Interviews & Letters


Police search for gunman after…

Hunt continues near Montpellier for an armed man who killed a woman, as investigators…

The Guardian, Nov 25


Two teenagers arrested for Nîmes…

Two teenage suspects have been arrested after they were caught red-handed on Monday…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Nov 15


Get your car ready for winter…

With the first of the winter snows seeing ski stations opening for the November…

The Connexion, Nov 14


Act quickly to get free LED bulbs

Act quickly to receive free energy-saving LED lightbulbs to cut power bills and…

The Connexion, Nov 10