French Riviera local news

French Riviera local news | From 01 to 07/03

Evening Update Friday 5 March 2021

Another lockdown is taking place in many areas of the Alpes-Maritimes this weekend, from 6pm this evening through until Monday at 6am Evening Update Friday 5 March 2021 Read More

05/03/2021

Lunchtime News Friday March 5th 2021

Lockdown-The weekend lockdown for the Alpes Maritimes comes into force again from 6pm lasting until 6am on Monday morning but the Var has escaped the tougher restrictions. Lunchtime News Friday March 5th 2021 Read More

05/03/2021

French and Riviera News Friday March 5th 2021

The French Prime Minister Jean Castex has announced a series of new measures aimed at reducing the spread of coronavirus in high risk areas of the country. French and Riviera News Friday March 5th 2021 Read More

05/03/2021

Evening Update Thursday 4 March 2021

A press conference has been taking place in Paris at which Prime Minister Jean Castex and Health Minister Olivier Veran have given an update on the coronavirus situation. Evening Update Thursday 4 March 2021 Read More

04/03/2021

Lunchtime News Thursday March 4th 2021

The French government has criticised a vaccine policy alliance between Austria, Denmark and Israel. Lunchtime News Thursday March 4th 2021 Read More

04/03/2021

French and Riviera News Thursday 4th March 2021

The government has said that its “more or less “ decided on what extra measures it intends to take to reduce the spread of coronavirus. 20 departments are on heightened surveillance and Ministers have been consulting with local officials in a bid to reach agreement on the best way forward. French and Riviera News Thursday 4th March 2021 Read More

04/03/2021

Evening Update Wednesday 3 March 2021

A French government spokesperson has said that the government hopes for "a return to a more normal life...perhaps as early as mid-April". Evening Update Wednesday 3 March 2021 Read More

03/03/2021

Lunchtime News Wednesday March 3rd 2021

Fire has destroyed a ground floor apartment in the centre of Nice. Reports say that the fire broke out in the block on the avenue Henri Sappia in the early hours of this morning. Lunchtime News Wednesday March 3rd 2021 Read More

03/03/2021

French and Riviera News Wednesday March 3rd 2021

Covid-19 deaths-France has registered an extra 301 deaths from coronavirus in the past 24 hours taking the total death toll since the start of the pandemic to 87,220. French and Riviera News Wednesday March 3rd 2021 Read More

03/03/2021

Evening Update Tuesday 2 March 2021

The French Ministry of Health has said that only about one quarter of the AstraZeneca vaccines that it has received have actually been used Evening Update Tuesday 2 March 2021 Read More

02/03/2021

Lunchtime News Tuesday March 2nd 2021

Monaco controls-Monaco police carried out more than 4,000 checks on motorists entering the Principality during the weekend lockdown in the Alpes Maritimes. Lunchtime News Tuesday March 2nd 2021 Read More

02/03/2021

French and Riviera News Tuesday March 2nd 2021

Covid-19 deaths-France has registered 379 more deaths from Coronavirus in the past 24 hours bringing the total number of fatalities from virus to nearly 87,000 since the start of the pandemic. French and Riviera News Tuesday March 2nd 2021 Read More

02/03/2021

Evening Update Monday 1 March 2021

Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has been sentenced to three years in jail - two of them suspended - for "corruption and influence peddling". Evening Update Monday 1 March 2021 Read More

01/03/2021

Lunchtime News.Monday March 1st 2021

Weekend lockdown-Authorities in the Alpes Maritimes say that the weekend lockdown was mainly “well observed” by the public although more than 1,000 fines for non-compliance were issued across the department. Lunchtime News.Monday March 1st 2021 Read More

01/03/2021

French and Riviera News Monday 1st March 2021

The prefect of the Alpes Maritimes says that he hasn’t ruled out a full lockdown for the department. French and Riviera News Monday 1st March 2021 Read More

01/03/2021