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. Kidooland, English Osteopath, AC PACA & Nice Jazz Festival are the topics of this week’s … Read more

Local News Wednesday 27th of May

29 stab wounds detailed in court – The Assise court of Nice yesterday heard evidence in the murder trial of Lanouar Ben Mohamed, from a professor who detailed to the court the 29 stab wounds he inflicted on his partner, Agnès Estelle, in 2013. Ben Mohamed’s frenzied attack pierced her … Read more

Local News Tuesday 26th of May

Pentecostal boycott – The curate in the Var village of Callas has boycotted Pentecostal celebrations over the weekend due to the name of a food truck which set up in the village. The ‘Diabolitin’ eatery, or Little Devil, was too much for father Philippe Marie, who refused to attend any … Read more

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VESTIAIRES-CANNES

This week for the Word of the Day Prize, 106.5 Riviera Radio is giving away: A GAASTRA Polo shirt (tenue officielle de la 20 eme edition) along with the cap from the VOILES D’ANTIBES  A 120€ gift voucher from VESTIAIRES CANNES You can enter the competition many times as you want. To … Read more

Local News Monday 25th of May

Patissier arrested A Grasse baker has been arrested for the kidnap and attempted murder of his former partner. Events unfolded in Saint-Laurent-du-Var and the woman was under observation in intensive care after being hit over the head with rolling pin by her 54 year old former lover from Grasse. She … Read more

Monaco News from the Centre de Presse

This is the weekly update from the Monaco Press Centre: – Thursday 21 May: CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO THE REPORT – Friday 22 May : CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO THE REPORT – Saturday 23 May :  CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO THE REPORT CLICK HERE TO SEE THE LATEST MONACO VIDEOS – MONACOSCOPE

Local News Friday 22nd of May

Nice strike –  Major disruption to the bus network in Nice tomorrow will be caused by a strike by staff. Routes with numbers in the 40s, 50s and 90s are those affected and it’ll go on all day. Airport buses will be affected and also the shuttle up to Vence. … Read more

Local News Thursday 21st of May

Flat top returns – The French navy flagship, the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle, returned to her home port of Toulon yesterday after a four month tour of duty in the Middle East. The flagship led a battle group which took part in the coalition efforts against Islamic State, … Read more