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News

France

British couple found shot dead in southern…

Police in south-western France are investigating after an expat couple from Britain were found shot dead at their home by the cleaner. A 98-year-old Briton and his British wife, 86, were found shot dead in their home in southwest France in what police…

The Local, Nov 26

Languedoc

Gard & l'Hérault remain on Orange…

Meteo France on Wednesday morning re-instated an orange alert for "storms and…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Nov 26

Languedoc

Montpellier: man attacked with…

Three men under 21 years of age were remanded in custody on Monday by the criminal…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Nov 26

France

Rare Shakespeare orginal found…

A copy of William Shakespeare's First Folio, the first-ever compilation of the Bard's…

France 24, Nov 26

France

French crooks happy as wiretap…

French criminals likely breathed a sigh of relief this week when the four firms…

The Local, Nov 26

Events

Fêtes

Christmas Cracker Fair

Christmas Fair at Chateau Cassan This year’s Christmas Fair at Chateau Cassan promises to be a great event. We’ve got over 120 exhibitors selling a whole variety of lovely goodies. From handmade cards and presents, paintings, glassware, leather…

Nov 29 - Nov 30
Château-Abbaye de Cassan, Roujan

TODAY

THIS WEEK

ArtsSt Jean de Vedas

Croquis de SEM

ExhibitionThézan des Corbières

Art Exhibition

COMING UP

Features, Interviews & Letters

Features

Chefs rise up against kitchen…

Beat eggs, not your apprentice! This is the message from a group of top French chefs…

The Local, Nov 18

Features

460 ill from toxic fungi in 2014

More than 460 people have been poisoned from eating wild mushrooms so far this…

The Connexion, Nov 10

Features

20 per cent tax rise for holiday…

Second home owners in France, including foreigners who own holiday homes, are set…

The Local, Nov 4

Features

EU clears France's budget for…

The European Commission said on Tuesday it had found no serious fault with eurozone…

Scoop, Oct 29