Weather alert for 39 departments in France - Thunderstorms are forecast today with Météo France placing 22 departments in central and eastern France and 17 in the South West of the country on an orange weather alert. Storms are set to hit a total of 39 regions by mid-afternoon. The metro in Paris was disrupted today with some stations closed after storms hit the capital on Tuesday evening.
The mayor of Antibes Jean Leonetti has been appointed as vice–president of the Republican party. Read More