Napoleon heir visits Ajaccio

Napoleon heir in Ajaccio - Napoleon's heir Prince Jean-Christophe Napoléon has taken part in celebration in Ajaccio, Corsica to celebrate the 250th anniversary of the Emperor's birth. The 33-year-old investor who works in London said on Wednesday "It is a great pleasure to be here, just a few steps from the Bonaparte house and the imperial chapel where my family members rest, including my grandfather,". The Prince attended the reconstruction of the battle of Austerlitz, with 700 enthusiasts from all over Europe taking part and he will also be present at the official ceremonies taking place today.

 

 

Last local news

Evening Update Friday 30 October 2020

The French government is calling up 3,500 reserve gendarmes and is mobilizing 3,500 police from the gendarmes and mobile police after the attack in Ni... Evening Update Friday 30 October 2020 Read More

30/10/2020

Lunchtime News Friday 30th October 2020

In the aftermath of the Nice attack which claimed the lives of three people a 47-year-old man has been place in police custody on Thursday evening, Oc... Lunchtime News Friday 30th October 2020 Read More

30/10/2020

French and Riviera News Friday 30th October 2020

France has raised its national security alert to the highest level following the knife attack in Nice on Thursday. Three people were killed in the att... French and Riviera News Friday 30th October 2020 Read More

30/10/2020