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Frenchman smashes solo sailing record

Frenchman François Gabart smashed the world record for the fastest non-stop solo navigation of the globe on Sunday, completing the race in 42 days, 16 hours, 40 minutes and 35 seconds. The 34-year-old sailor comfortably beat the previous record…

rfi English, Dec 17


The sports wrap 18th December…

The sports wrap brought to you from our sports editor, who is currently 'down under'.

LanguedocLiving, Dec 17


Horror at Millas - what do we…

There is still a lot of uncertainty about the school bus accident, where a train…

LanguedocLiving, Dec 15


Ryanair pilots on strike just…

Around 80 Ryanair pilots voted to go on strike on Tuesday 20th December. This represents…

LanguedocLiving, Dec 15


Miss France - show some respect

It’s 2017, and it’s incredible that we still have a ‘respected’…

LanguedocLiving, Dec 15



Simon Pasieka and Nazanin Pouyandeh

The Contemporary Art Centre of Àcentmètresducentredumonde in Perpignan presents an exhibition of the works of Simon Pasieka and Nazanin Pouyandeh from October 14 to December 20, 2017. • Simon Pasieka was born in 1967 in Germany. He…

Oct 14 - Dec 20
à cent mètres du centre du monde, Perpignan




Features, Interviews & Letters


EasyJet to open 15 new routes…

British budget airline easyJet will continue to expand its presence in France next…

The Local, Dec 13


Ariège farm makes foie gras without…

An experimental farm in the Ariège has been raising geese to make foie gras…

The Connexion, Dec 8


3D pedestrian crossing in trompe-l'oeil…

Toulouse has installed a trompe-l’oeil painting of a pedestrian crossing in…

France 3/Scoop, Dec 7


Two men shot in Fleury-d’Aude

Shots were fired on Wednesday evening at around 7pm in a bistro in Fleury-d’Aude,…

France 3/Scoop, Nov 16