Monaco News from the Centre de Presse

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Local News Friday 3th July

The Getaway – Motorway operators are warning of extremely heavy traffic as the first big summer holiday travel period begins. Hundreds of thousands of extra motorists are expected on the roads over the weekend with the areas around Nice and Aix-en-Provence forecast to be saturated. The worst times for driving … Read more

Local news Thursday 2nd July

Reach for the skies – Common sense has broken out in French trade union circles with air traffic controllers calling off a 2 day stoppage that risked causing chaos at the start of the busy summer holiday season. The strike which had been scheduled for today and tomorrow was called … Read more

Local News Wednesday 1st July

Air Traffic Controllers Strike – Thousands of holidaymakers are set to have their travel plans thrown into chaos after French air traffic controllers announced that they intend to go ahead with plans for a 48 hour strike tomorrow and Friday. Hopes that the strike could be averted were dashed on … Read more

The best of the Riviera

The Best of the Riviera is brought to you by 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. Nuits du Sud, Palm restaurant, Nice Jazz Festival & Opiom Gallery are the topics of … Read more

Beds on Board ­- Another Way To Stay

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At Beds on Board, we connect boat owners and accommodation seekers. For boat owners, we offer a way to offset the cost of ownership. There’s no charters, no licensing and you have complete control over prices, who stays and when. Make your boat pay. List it for free, today at … Read more

Local News Tuesday 30th of June

Air quality warning – An air quality warning has been issued for the Riviera this afternoon and tonight. The peak in pollution is linked to the hot weather. The Alpes-Maritimes préfecture is advising people to limit their car use where possible and not burn any garden waste. People with breathing … Read more

Local News Monday 29th of June

SNCF must pay money back – The SNCF has been ordered to pay back 16 million euros to local authorities because of the poor standard of the Paca region’s train system. The region pays a contribution towards the TER service every year – but delays and cancellations mean the region … Read more