French inventor

French inventor - An investigation has been opened following a complaint from the neighbours of French inventor Franky Zapata. The inventor hit the headlines in August after crossing the English Channel on his fly board. The inventor who is currently seeking to create a flying car obtained authorization to test his individual flying platform in the Bouches des Rhone two years ago but local residents accuse the inventor  of not respecting the rules. The Marseillais "cannot fly on Sundays and bank holidays, in the morning before 10am, between noon and 3pm or after 6.30pm.

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Evening Update Thursday 22 October 2020

The Alpes Maritimes and the Var are on a new list of 38 departments which are being put under curfew by the French government... Evening Update Thursday 22 October 2020 Read More

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Lunchtime News Thursday October 22nd 2020

Curfew extensions-The French Prime Minister Jean Castex is to hold a press conference at 5pm this afternoon during he’ll outline extensions to curfew ... Lunchtime News Thursday October 22nd 2020 Read More

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French and Riviera News Thursday October 22nd 2020

Terrorist charges-A number of people have been charged with terrorist offences in connection with the barbaric murder of school teacher Samuel Paty ne... French and Riviera News Thursday October 22nd 2020 Read More

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Evening Update Wednesday 21 October 2020

Ceremonies have been held across the Riviera today as part of a national day of tribute to Samuel Paty, the teacher murdered in a suburb of Paris last... Evening Update Wednesday 21 October 2020 Read More

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