“French Spiderman”

French Spiderman” - The man dubbed the "French Spiderman" has climbed a skyscraper in an effort to save Paris's crumbling Notre Dame cathedral. Alain Robert scaled the 185 metre-high glass-fronted building in the city's La Défense business district to raise funds needed to restore the landmark. The Archbishop of Paris is on a drive to raise more than €100 million to save the cathedral. Some 14 million people visit the 12th-century Parisian landmark every year, which is most famous in popular culture as the setting for 19th-century author Victor Hugo's The Hunchback of Notre-Dame,

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Evening Update Thursday 22nd April 2021

The Prime Minister Jean Castex  has confirmed the end of the 10km travel restriction and requirement for an attestation from May 3rd. He also said the...  Evening Update Thursday 22nd April 2021 Read More

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Lunchtime News Thursday 22nd April 2021

French teaching unions will meet today with the Education ministry to discuss the reopening of elementary schools on Monday. ... Lunchtime News Thursday 22nd April 2021 Read More

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Monaco Updates - 22nd April

This week, find out more about the Historic Monaco Grand Prix.  Monaco Updates - 22nd April Read More

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Several products recalled by French supermarkets

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