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Wounded Boar goes on rampage in village

A crazy boar terrorized the streets of Sussargues in the l'Hérault on Sunday before being shot. A 38 year old woman and a 3 year old child were injured by the animal. At around 11am, the battered, wounded boar escaped and stormed…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Sep 1


Top Gear to launch new French…

France is going to get its own version of legendary British auto series Top Gear…

The Local, Sep 1


Man shoots ex-daughter-in-law…

A shocking family drama unfolded on Saturday morning, August 30, in the rue Térisse…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Aug 31


Apartment collapses in Paris suburb,…

Two women in their 40's and an 11 year-old child died on Sunday when a building…

rfi English, Aug 31


PM vows to protect 35-hour working…

French Prime Minister Manuel Valls pledged on Sunday that he would not dismantle…

France 24, Aug 31



The Blondettes Sisters

Three sisters singing The Andrew Sisters type of swing

Sep 5 - Sep 5
LA GUINGUETTE DE Monsieur Cyclopède, Le Poujol sur Orb




MusicThézan des Corbières

Santandréa Jazz Band

Features, Interviews & Letters


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


Ten ways expats in France can…

[ED - We aren’t in agreement with everything in this article from the…

The Local, Aug 29


Expat pensioners and UK bank accounts

Expat pensioners claim they are being inconvenienced by their inability to open…

Daily Telegraph, Aug 24


Charitable, environmentally sound…

Lots of people know about CSF Languedoc’s existence, providing practical and…

CSF-Languedoc, Aug 24