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Ménard backs down

A crowd-funding campaign was launched in mid-October, to raise enough money to counter the anti-migrant posters which had been erected by the town hall in Béziers. The objective has been exceeded, because not only did they raise more than…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Oct 26


Octogenarian stabbed in Boujan-sur-Libron

An octogenarian was stabbed in Boujan-sur-Libron, near Béziers. The attack…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Oct 26


France declares Calais camp empty

All migrants and refugees who had been staying in the makeshift camp in the town…

Politico, Oct 26


Calais migrants given mixed reception…

As between 6,000 and 8,000 migrants get resettled across France, they've been given…

The Local, Oct 26


Two horses and a foal found starved…

In a Générac farm, Gard, horses were found to be malnourished and…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Oct 26



Un Pays pour Laura

The orchestra of Pays Haut Languedoc et Vignobles present Un Pays pour Laura. With Fanny Fernandez & Marc Soulignac. Music by Joël Drouin. Script by Jean Tuffou. Directed by Patrick Pouget. For more details and to reserve your…

Mar 4 - Mar 4
La Tuilerie, Bédarieux




Features, Interviews & Letters


Hotline for victims of paedophilia…

The church has launched a new campaign in Montpellier, to make people aware of a…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Oct 18


Sleazy French MPs' actions to…

Sleazy French MPs beware. With sexual harassment in parliament in the spotlight…

rfi English, Oct 18


20% of Languedoc-Roussillon below…

Nearly 20% of Languedoc-Roussillon residents are below the poverty line. Languedoc-Roussillon…

France 3 / Scoop, Oct 17


Man dies in house fire in Nîmes

A man died in a fire in his apartment on Sunday October at 12:30pm.  The tragedy…

MidiLibre/Scoop, Oct 16