The Region

Editor’s note

Just a little note to say that we’ll be taking a few days off over the next two weeks. We need a little break before the work really starts for the Cracker Fair on the 2nd and 3rd of December. It’s odd to be talking about Christmas while typing this outside in 30 degrees and glorious sunshine, but the reality is it’s a lot of work, and preparations are already in full swing. It’s an even bigger event this year, with over 220 exhibitor spots, and a…

LanguedocLiving, Aug 18

Opinions

Weekly review 20 August 2017

By Ronnie Smith  Les Baux-de-Provence, a prophesy It’s been a strange week in this strangest of years. The malign influence of Trump seems to permeate everything if the media, all media, is to be believed, like fine Scottish rain soaking its way into the bone on a barren hillside. In an effort to break the spell I found myself in the beautiful hilltop village of Les Baux-de-Provence to visit the current exhibition at Carrières de Lumières, produced by…

LanguedocLiving, Aug 18

The Region

No need for concern over shark sightings

Blue shark sightings close to beaches along the Mediterranean coast have been on…

The Connexion, Aug 18

Wine

2015 Domaine Clavel, Cascaille Blanc

2015 Domaine Clavel, Cascaille Blanc, Languedoc – 16.00€  I always…

Rosemary George MW, Aug 18

La France

France to host the Morpheus Cup, in 2018

"What’s the Morpheus Cup?”, I hear you ask.  The only one of its…

LanguedocLiving, Aug 18

Health

French turn to homeopathic remedies

More than a third of French people use homeopathic treatments, it has emerged. In…

The Connexion, Aug 18

Arts

Healing a dark history

Jennifer Goss, an artist living in Béziers has an exhibition on at the…

LanguedocLiving, Aug 12

Films

Film Buff is back with 'R' films

R-films - Part One  My quiz question last time asked you which 2006 R-film…

Film Buff, Aug 12

Opinions

Tales of High Season

By Ronnie Smith Barcelona, the invasion I’ve been reading about the recent…

LanguedocLiving, Aug 12

Arts

Balades en Val’Herault

Balades en Val’Herault is a new collection of watercolours by Nicholas Poullis…

LanguedocLiving, Aug 12

Home & Garden

Kitchen worktops - granite & quartz - pros…

Carrying on in the series on work tops, Helen Heslop of Le Studio des Artisans explores…

LanguedocLiving, Aug 12

La France

Hiring a car and driving in France

Many of us who live here, encourage visitors to hire a car, because if you’re…

LanguedocLiving, Aug 12

Opinions

Are you connected?

Palma de Mallorca, the death of the family  By Ronnie Smith  Something…

LanguedocLiving, Aug 5

La France

Amazing mosaics found in ruins of Roman…

Archaeologists have discovered the ruins of a luxurious 5th-century Roman palace…

rfi English, Aug 5

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