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News

Languedoc

Hollande inaugurates the extension of the…

President François Hollande was in Rivesaltes on Thursday to inaugurate the extension of the third lane of a portion of the A9 between Perpignan and the tolls at Boulou. The president stressed the importance of the motorway for the region: "The…

France 3 / Scoop, Jul 28

Languedoc

Anti-Hollande protest in Perpignan

Campaigners against the Labour Act took advantage of the arrival of François…

France 3 / Scoop, Jul 28

Languedoc

New water restrictions in the…

The measures of restrictions on water use were extended in the Gard, due to drought,…

France 3 / Scoop, Jul 28

France

Look up tonight for meteor shower

Take a look at the sky tonight for a glimpse of shooting stars over the country.…

The Connexion, Jul 28

Europe

French newspaper round-up 28 July…

How are the authorities to react to the latest in a series of appalling terrorist…

rfi English, Jul 28

Events

Arts

London's West End comes to Capestang!

Sue Jones presents “Forget-Me-Not” a Special Music and Dance Charity Gala Concert In aid of La Ligue Contre Le Cancer LONDON’S WEST END COMES TO CAPESTANG • Songs from West End shows with internationally acclaimed vocalists and…

Aug 10 - Aug 10
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Features

Summer events could be cancelled…

Towns and villages could be forced to cancel summer events if local mayors decide…

The Local, Jul 27

Features

Cabin crew set for week-long walkout

Air France cabin crew are set to begin a seven-day walkout next week, the busiest…

The Connexion, Jul 24

Features

To prevent forest fires, follow…

Every day now, the Languedoc-Roussillon firefighters put out dozens of fires. The…

France 3 / Scoop, Jul 18

Features

Hollande's barber gets €9,895…

A hairdresser assigned with taking care of President François Hollande’s…

Scoop, Jul 13