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News

Languedoc

Cerbère divers caught in nets - 1 dead,…

A terrible diving accident took place on Wednesday morning off Cerbère. According to preliminary information, members of a Toulouse diving club were at about 35 meters deep when many of them became trapped in fishing nets. The alert was immediately…

MidiLibre/Scoop, May 6

Europe

Alps crash co-pilot did 'trial…

The co-pilot who is believed to have deliberately crashed a Germanwings jet in the…

The Local, May 6

Europe

Wrong postage on UK ballot packs

Many, perhaps even most, UK councils have not been sending out postal ballot…

The Connexion, May 6

Europe

UK economy leapfrogs France, new…

There was more bad news for France on the economic front on Wednesday as another…

The Local, May 6

France

French newspaper round-up 6 May…

The French arms industry seems to be weathering the economic storm. A storm of a…

rfi English, May 6

Events

Cuisine

Truffle Fairs

There are many truffle fairs in the Languedoc Roussillon between December and June.  Here are some of them. • AUDE - Saturday, December 13, 2014: Truffle market in Moussoulens- Saturday, December 20, 2014: Truffle market in Talairan- Saturday,…

Dec 13 - Jun 27
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Features

EU threatens France over air pollution

France has just two months to act over dangerously high levels of air pollution…

France 24, Apr 30

Features

'Direct' Eurostar to Lyon, not…

Eurostar passengers will be able to travel from London to Lyon direct in just…

The Connexion, Apr 29

Features

Le Pen allegedly hid millions…

Jean-Marie Le Pen, founder and honorary president of France’s far-right Front…

France 24, Apr 28

Features

Hérault festivals suffer budget…

Béziers, Lodève or Montpellier, festivals and theatres in the Hérault…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Apr 20