French Riviera local news

French Riviera local news | From 08 to 14/11

Evening Update Friday 13 November 2020

Commemoration ceremonies have taken place in Paris today on the fifth anniversary of the attacks in which 130 people lost their lives and 413 were injured Evening Update Friday 13 November 2020 Read More

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Lunchtime News Friday 13th November 2020

France's prime minister Jean Castex has said it would be "irresponsible to lift or even relax" the lockdown restrictions aimed at curbing the spread of coronavirus. Lunchtime News Friday 13th November 2020 Read More

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French and Riviera News Friday 13th November 2020

The bodies of two inhabitants of the Roya valley, have been identified after being discovered in Italy, bringing the toll of the exceptional floods caused by storm Alex on October 2nd to nine dead. French and Riviera News Friday 13th November 2020 Read More

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Evening Update Thursday 12 November 2020

French Prime Minister Jean Castex said this evening that confinement rules will be unchanged for at least the next 15 days and businesses which are closed will not be able to reopen before then Evening Update Thursday 12 November 2020 Read More

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Lunchtime News Thursday 12th November 2020

An employee of a Mac Donalds branch located on avenue Jean Médecin in Nice has been arrested by police after showing threatening behavior in front of staff. Lunchtime News Thursday 12th November 2020 Read More

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French and Riviera News Thursday 12th November 2020

France’s Prime Minister Jean Castex will this evening “take stock” of the Covid-19 epidemic during a press conference at 6pm. The Prime Minister will assess the current lockdown while announcing enhanced controls over the next two weeks. French and Riviera News Thursday 12th November 2020 Read More

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Evening Update Wednesday 11 November 2020

Armistice Day ceremonies have been held today in towns and villages across the Cote d'Azur Evening Update Wednesday 11 November 2020 Read More

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Lunchtime News Wednesday 11th November 2020

The number of hospitalisations increased by 3,168 in 24 hours, approaching the peak of April 14, when 32,292 hospitalizations were recorded. Lunchtime News Wednesday 11th November 2020 Read More

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French and Riviera News Wednesday 11th November 2020

France's Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin has asked prefects across France to "strengthen controls" and "enforce the rules of lockdown". French and Riviera News Wednesday 11th November 2020 Read More

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Evening Update Tuesday 10 November 2020

Members of several French teaching unions have been staging industrial action today to protest at what they say is a lack of health protocols in schools, particularly in colleges. Evening Update Tuesday 10 November 2020 Read More

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Lunchtime News Tuesday 10th November 2020

Doctors from public and private establishments on the Côte d'Azur, have expressed their opposition against the massive deprogramming of non-urgent care due to Covid-19. Lunchtime News Tuesday 10th November 2020 Read More

10/11/2020

French and Riviera News Tuesday 10th November 2020

Teaching unions in France have threatened strike action today against the lack of health measures in schools due to Covid-19. French and Riviera News Tuesday 10th November 2020 Read More

10/11/2020

Evening Update Monday 9 November 2020

The French Director General of Health, Jerome Salomon, has said this evening that "the peak of the epidemic is in front of us". Evening Update Monday 9 November 2020 Read More

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Lunchtime News Monday 9th November 2020

The regional health agency has announced the deprogramming of all non-emergency medico-surgical activities in the Provence Alpes Côte d’Azur region as the Covid-19 situation in hospitals is becoming “critical” according to the agency. Lunchtime News Monday 9th November 2020 Read More

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French and Riviera News Monday 9th November 2020

French health authorities have reported a record 86,852 new coronavirus cases in 24 hours at the weekend, as the country's death toll surged past 40,000. French and Riviera News Monday 9th November 2020 Read More

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