Local News Wednesday 28th of January

Drugs swoop- Simultaneous raids in Menton and Beausoleil have led to the arrest of 29 people on drugs charges. The huge Gendarmerie operation was the culmination of two years of investigations in to drug trafficking and dealing on the riviera, and specifically the trafficking of cannabis and cocaine from Spain. … Read more

Local News Tuesday 27th of January

Hervé returns- The body of murdered mountain guide Hervé Gourdel arrived back in France as planned yesterday, accompanied by his sister and two doctors. The party were met at Roissy airport by the foreign minister Laurent Fabius and the mayor of Hervé’s home town Nice, Christian Estrosi. A memorial service … Read more

Local News Monday 26th of January

Hervé Gourdel repatriated- The body of Hervé Gourdel will be repatriated to France today. The mountain guide from Nice who was kidnapped and decapitated by Islamist jihadists in September, will be accompanied by two french doctors and his sister, who all travelled to Algiers to identify his body with the … Read more

Local News Friday 23rd of January

Promenade renovation – The Promenade des Anglais is to be completely resigned in a €16M project set to last until 2020. The mayor of Nice, Christian Estrosi said that the facelift will restore elegance and dignity that has been lost over the years. In his words, the project will reveal … Read more

Local news Thursday 22nd of January

Property prices to fall – Property prices in Nice are expected to fall up to 5% this year, according to the website meilleurtaux.com. The property website which counts more than 3.5 million visitors each year predicts that the slump in prices experienced in 2014 will continue for at least another … Read more

Best of the Riviera

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Local News Wednesday 21st of January

Dieudonné support in Nice- A facebook page started yesterday is urging people to join a protest in support of the controversial comedian Dieudonné, which may be held in Nice on Sunday. The author of the page wants to support the arrested star’s right to liberty of expression. His forthcoming show … Read more