French News Friday 27th November 2015

Unemployment – There has been a sharp rise in unemployment this month with an additional 42,000 people unemployed nationally. Figures released yesterday have shown that the jobless total in the  PACA region is at its highest since 2013 with a 1.6% rise- that’s 326,370 people. The Var has seen a … Read more

Monaco News from the Centre de Presse

This is the weekly update from the Monaco Press Centre: – Thursday 26 November : CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO THE REPORT – Friday 27 November :  CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO THE REPORT – Saturday 28 November :   CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO THE REPORT CLICK HERE TO SEE THE LATEST MONACO VIDEOS … Read more

French News Thursday 26th November 2015

Nativity scenes -Marc Etienne Lansade , mayor of Cogolin, David Rachline , Mayor of Fréjus and Patricia Zirilli , Mayor of Luc-en- Provence have announced their departure from ‘The mayors association of France’. All three National Front mayors have voiced their opposition after Francois Baroin suggested that nativity scenes were … Read more

The Best of the Riviera

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. Monte Carlo Gastronomy fair, Chullanka Antibes & English Osteopath are the topics of this week’s Best of the Riviera.             … Read more

French News Wednesday 25th November 2015

Police operations – The Prefecture of the Alpes Maritimes has published a preliminary report of police operations carried out since the ‘State of Emergency’ was declared by French president Francois Hollande. According to the report two places of worship have been closed in Drap and Beausoliel, as well as two … Read more

COP 21: send us your thoughts !


Radio is one of the most environment friendly media. 106.5 Riviera Radio is supporting the worldwide Climate Conference, COP21, which is held in Paris from the 30th of November to the 11th of December. Riviera Radio would like all heads of government and decision makers involved in this decisive conference … Read more

French News Tuesday 24th November 2015

Fraud – A man in Antibes has been taken in for questioning by police accused of committing fraud. The suspect is reported to have posed as a policeman selling advertising space to local businesses for a fictitious military review. 25 people are said to have been duped into handing over … Read more

French News Monday 23rd November 2015

Local Regional elections – According to a survey carried out by Ipsos/Sopra Steria the National Front party is ahead of the Republicans in the run-up to the regional elections. Following the attacks in Paris ,Marion Marechal Le Pen has 40% of votes, 10 points ahead Christian Estrosi who currently holds … Read more