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Gard winemaker plays music to her vines

A viticulturist in IGP Sable-de-Camargue, Aigues-Mortes in the Gard, has decided to test the method that playing music to vines can stop diseases. Year after year, her Cabernet Sauvignon vines have fallen victim to the savage Esca disease. Since the…

France 3/Scoop, May 25


Woman dies of meningitis in Montpellier

The Regional Health Agency has just confirmed that the cause of the death of a 20…

MidiLibre/Scoop, May 25


Hot weekend brings sun and thunderstorms

Summer is in the air as this weekend’s weather looks set to be hot and sunny…

LanguedocLiving, May 25


Government takes on train debt

The government has agreed to absorb 35 billion euros in debt from the state railway…

rfi English, May 25


Hérault deploys drones to catch…

The Hérault is deploying drones to guard against the growing problem of rubbish…

LanguedocLiving, May 25



Clothes sale in support of CSF

Friends of Cancer Support France-Languedoc run monthly clothes sales throughout the year, with all proceeds donated to CSF. Please do go along and give them your support. Hannah’s Clothes Sale is always well stocked with seasonal wear and…

Jun 4 - Jun 4
CSF Clothes Sale, Puissalicon, Puissalicon




Features, Interviews & Letters


Anti-UV clothing to prevent skin…

The sun is responsible for the majority of skin cancers, and each year there are…

MidiLibre/Scoop, May 18


Buckwheat flour packets recalled…

Packets of buckwheat flour under the “U” brand are being recalled due…

The Connexion, May 15


Home-jacking in Lignan-sur-Orb…

Police have called for witnesses for a haul worth €500,000. In October…

MidiLibre/Scoop, May 2


Another tonne of cannabis seized…

Customs officials in Narbonne, Aude seized 1,068 kg of cannabis in a truck supposedly…

France 3/Scoop, Apr 27