Local News Tuesday 21st of October

Hyères man critical- A 24 year old man remains in a critical condition in hospital after sustaining a head injury in an argument with an Hyères local. The injured man was drunk when he urinated on the windows of a couple’s house. The husband came outside and a fight resulted, during which the victim hit his head on the curb. The homeowner admitted punching the man, was arrested, and later bailed to appear in court … Read more

Monaco Telecom Golf Trophy III : Pictures

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The Monaco Telecom Golf Trophy III was really a great day. Thanks to our partners: MONACO TELECOM, FERRET jewellery, LEXUS Monaco & BLEVINS FRANKS International. If you want to see all the pictures of the MONACO TELECOM GOLF TROPHY III, please click on the link below: http://rivieraradio.mc/photo-gallery-2/#main

Local News Monday 20th October

Nice – Bastia violence- 3 of the 4 OGC Nice football fans arrested for violence at the Allianz Riviera on Saturday have had their remand orders extended. The three men were part of a pitch invasion during the match and face a prison term and fines of up to € 15000 each. The fourth arrested individual is a minor and was released to be charged later. 15 arrests were made outside the stadium before the … Read more

Local News Friday 17th of October

Nice robbery- A 29 year old man already in prison for another offence in Marseille has been given another seven years in prison by a Nice court for a particularly violent robbery. Hassan Rafah punched and kicked his victim and threatened her with a knife at 5 am as she returned home, then made off with her handbag which contained € 25 and a lipstick. He was identified as the assailant by DNA testing. Fréjus … Read more

Local News Thursday 16th of October

Arms cache- Police have raided an address in Nice overnight and seized a large cache of firearms. The apartment in the Ariane quarter of the city  is believed to be the HQ of a drug dealing and trafficking  operation. Public transport strike A rally of public transport workers will take place in Place Masséna in Nice today at 10 am, as part of a national action called by the CGT union. For public transport itself, … Read more

Best of the Riviera

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Every week, 106.5 Riviera Radio reports on places to go, weekend ideas, sports and cultural events and also the best services to get on the Riviera. Mas du Grand Vallon, Colgan’s brewery, Robert Deniau & Monaco SBM Boxing are the topics of this week’s best of the Riviera.                                

Local News Wednesday 15th of October

Biggest fire – Firecrews worked through the night to tackle the biggest bush fire of the year in Corsica near Calenzana. Water dropped by two Canadair planes and retardants eventually brought the fire under control, but not before 180 hectares of bush burnt in an area difficult to access. Strong winds also fanned the flames to compound the access problems faced by firefighters. St Tropez fire One of Pamplonne beach’s most famous resorts, Tiki beach, … Read more