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News

Languedoc

Caroux: Violent hail storm brings heavy…

The hamlets of Douch and Rosis, together with other villages in the Caroux, were hit by a violent storm between 11.30pm and 12.30am on Saturday night / Sunday morning. Hailstones caused significant damage. The rumblings of thunder could…

Scoop, May 29

France

French weekly magazines review…

The weeklies are all about the persisting social unrest in France sparked by the…

rfi English, May 29

France

Children seriously injured after…

Eleven people, most of them children, were injured on Saturday when lightning struck…

France 24, May 29

France

Petrol situation improving, says…

Transport minister Alain Vidalies said that although the situation at petrol stations…

rfi English, May 29

France

PM Valls stakes political career…

Engaged in a fierce tug of war with unions and some of his own party over labour…

The Local, May 29

Events

Markets

Farmer’s market at Mas Rolland

5th 9am- 7pm “Farmer’s market at Mas Rolland, Montesquieu” Walk through the vineyards, drystone workshop, farmers’ catering on the spot, healthy refreshments bar, live presentation on cheese. For more information call 04 67 24…

Jun 5 - Jun 6
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Features

Fuel crisis – France on its…

The hardline CGT union members who are blockading oil refineries and fuel depots…

LanguedocLiving, May 24

Features

Petrol stations hit badly by blockades

Prime Minister Manuel Valls said on Sunday that there are enough fuel reserves to…

LanguedocLiving, May 22

Features

Petrol soaked blankets shock

When Max Roustan, the mayor of Alès got up on Thursday morning, he found…

LanguedocLiving, May 20

Features

Our beaches are given prestigious…

Languedoc-Roussillon beaches and ports are given a prestigious honour. 52 Languedoc-Roussillon…

LanguedocLiving, May 18