French News Tuesday 28th June 2016

Local Fatal Road Accident – Three students have died after their vehicle fell from a mountain road. The incident occurred on Monday afternoon in the Vesubie valley near Ubaye. According to reports the car fell from 500 to 1,000 metres. The cause of the accident has not yet been determined. … Read more

French News Monday 27th June 2016

Local Alcohol ban – The Alpes Maritimes Prefect has ordered the closure of supermarkets, restaurants and bars from half past midnight. Alcohol has been banned in Nice after midnight – a measure which has been introduced ahead of the Euro 2016 football match between England and Iceland which takes place … Read more

French News Friday 24th June 2016

Local Labour Reform – 800 people have demonstrated in Nice against the labour reform. Thursday saw demonstrators march from Place Massena to Place Garibaldi. Between 19,000 and 20,000 people gathered in Paris, unions were under heavy police surveillance after previous outbreaks of violence. Thursday’s demonstrations saw eighty five people arrested. … Read more

French News Wednesday 22nd June 2016

Shooting – Two people have been injured in a double shooting in the Bon Voyage district of Nice. Shots are reported to have been fired at 1 and 2.30pm on Tuesday. The condition of the two injured is not yet known. Police have launched an investigation. Euro2016 – The Prefecture … Read more