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The strikes - expect delays & cancellations

There’s a national day of strikes on Thursday, which will affect transport, education, public services, and some private sectors too. Not much information has been published yet, other than to expect delays, cancellations and closures. The last…

LanguedocLiving, Oct 17


Harsh words in Béziers

There have been harsh words between the Béziers mayor and the sub-prefect. …

MidiLibre/Scoop, Oct 17


Manager of nightclub tortured…

A manager of a nightclub in Montpellier and his family were victims of a violent…

France 3/Scoop, Oct 17


Stations served by high-speed…

Rail chiefs might have to drastically cut the number of rail stations around the…

The Local, Oct 17


Passing near you? Tour de France…

The official route for the 2018 Tour de France has been revealed, with the “Grand…

The Connexion, Oct 17



Contemporary art fair

Contemporary art fair. The first session is at 10am, and the second at 7pm. Click on the website for more details.

Dec 7 - Dec 7
Arena - Montpellier, Perols



Ecce Terra



Features, Interviews & Letters


'World's first' flavoured oysters…

Well, we’ve already had heart shaped oysters, now we have flavoured oysters.…

The Local, Oct 13


277 kg of cannabis seized on the…

Catalonia was on strike this Tuesday and several roads were blocked between France…

France 3/Scoop, Oct 3


Ryanair comes clean

On Friday Ryanair emailed all of its customers who were affected by its 2,100 flight…

LanguedocLiving, Oct 1


Very cheap rail travel available

Thousands of SNCF tickets are on offer at heavily discounted prices. Now is the…

The Connexion, Sep 22