French Riviera local news

French Riviera local news | From 24 to 30/05

Evening Update Friday 29 May 2020

The Regional Health Agency has said this afternoon that one person has died from Covid-19 in the past twenty four hours in the Var and one person in the Alpes Maritimes. Evening Update Friday 29 May 2020 Read More

29/05/2020

Lunchtime News Friday 29th May 2020

From June 1st, as with every first of the month new measures will come into force in France. Lunchtime News Friday 29th May 2020 Read More

29/05/2020

French and Riviera News Friday 29th May 2020

France’s Prime Minister Édouard Philippe, has cautiously lifted most of the lockdown measures put in place due to Covid-19. French and Riviera News Friday 29th May 2020 Read More

29/05/2020

Evening Update Thursday 28 May 2020

Cafes, bars and restaurants can open from June 2 across the Riviera and the 100km travel restriction is being cancelled as from the same date. Evening Update Thursday 28 May 2020 Read More

28/05/2020

Lunchtime News Thursday 28th May 2020

Created in Montpellier, and reported as the first reliable saliva test for Covid-19 will be marketed in June. EasyCov has been created and developed by a consortium of French companies and researchers, mainly based in Montpellier. Lunchtime News Thursday 28th May 2020 Read More

28/05/2020

French and Riviera News Thursday 28th May 2020

France will find out today what phase 2 of the progressive end to lockdown will entail. Following the defence council meeting today, Prime Minister Edouard Philippe will at 5pm  announce measures for the reopening of restaurants, cinemas and high schools as well as future holidays and the possible end of the current travel limit and the colour-coded map of France indicating where the coronavirus is in high circulation will be updated. French and Riviera News Thursday 28th May 2020 Read More

28/05/2020

Evening Update Wednesday 27 May 2020

There have been no deaths from Covid-19 in the Var or the Alpes Maritimes in the past 24 hours Evening Update Wednesday 27 May 2020 Read More

27/05/2020

Lunchtime News Wednesday 27th May 2020

As Monaco continues its free coronavirus testing campaign for the entire Monegasque population, residents and employees, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II Monaco visited this week the two Covid-19 screening centers. Lunchtime News Wednesday 27th May 2020 Read More

27/05/2020

French and Riviera News Wednesday the 27th May 2020

A 35-year-old man has been stabbed to death in Marseille. The incident occurred in the early hours of Tuesday morning. French and Riviera News Wednesday the 27th May 2020 Read More

27/05/2020

Evening Update Tuesday 26 May 2020

The use of the controversial drug hydroxychloroquine is being halted in France after decisions by two health bodies today Evening Update Tuesday 26 May 2020 Read More

26/05/2020

Lunchtime News Tuesday 26th May 2020

The latest reports released by the Regional Health Department in France have shown a significant drop in hospitalizations and the number of patients admitted to intensive care due to coronavirus since May 11th. Lunchtime News Tuesday 26th May 2020 Read More

26/05/2020

French and Riviera News Tuesday 26th May 2020

A 30-year-old man has been found dead on a beach in Six-Fours in the Var. The victim accompanied by a friend had gone to the beach but after not feeling well decided not to go for a swim. French and Riviera News Tuesday 26th May 2020 Read More

26/05/2020

Evening Update Monday 25 May 2020

French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe has promised a change in "daily life" in hospitals in the next few months. Evening Update Monday 25 May 2020 Read More

25/05/2020

Lunchtime News Monday 25th May 2020

Police in Fayence have appealed following the disappearance of a teenager. 16-year-old Maene left her home in the evening of Tuesday 12th May and has not been seen since. Of slim build, with straight dark brown hair, she was at the time dressed in a grey hooded jacket, blue jeans, and black trainers. Lunchtime News Monday 25th May 2020 Read More

25/05/2020

French and Riviera News Monday 25th May 2020

One person has died from coronavirus in the Alpes Maritimes region according to figures released on Sunday, bringing the total number of lives claimed by the virus in the region to 244. 133 people are still hospitalized and 11 are still in intensive care. French and Riviera News Monday 25th May 2020 Read More

25/05/2020