French News Friday 29th April 2016

Local Nice Robbery -A 22 year old man  has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for the robbery of a jewellers in Nice on the 11th September 2013. Ramzi Khachroub was convicted on Thursday. The 69 year old jeweller, Stephan Turk who fired three shots from a gun during … Read more

French News Thursday 28th April 2016

Local National Strike – Travel chaos is expected today due to National strike action in protest against the labour reforms. The SNCF has announced that only two out of five trains will be running, bus services will be disrupted and some flights to and from Paris are expected to be … Read more

French News Tuesday 26th April 2016

Train Strike – The regional rail network has been disrupted due to strike action from controllers which started a day before today’s national SNCF strike. Delays and cancellations will continue all week because of the controller’s strike and movement against the labour reform law . Only one train out of … Read more

French News Monday 25th April 2016

Train Strike – The SNCF has announced strike action starting today until Friday 29th April. Delays and cancellations are expected on both the regional and national rail network with only one train out of four operating between Nice and Ventimiglia. It’s the third strike in eight weeks and all four … Read more