Weather - Today looks set to be much warmer than normal for this time of year with highs of 23 degrees expected for Draguignan in the Var. The warmer weather marks a sharp contrast to this time last year, when the Côte d’Azur was covered in snow in what was referred to as "the Moscow-Paris effect", when a corridor of cold air, saw temperatures from Russia hit the region. Forecasters predict that temperatures will return to normal, ie winter, from March 1st.
The maritime prefecture of the Bouches-du-Rhone has announced that a sea control operation has taken place following the suspicion of a hostage taking... Read More
An 18-year-old has been killed in a road accident in the Var. The accident happened shortly after midnight on Wednesday and the victim is believed to ... Read More