Notre-Dame

Notre-Dame - The area around Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris has been sealed off. Early this morning workers prepared to apply a special gel to absorb lead particles that seeped into the soil in the wake of the April 15 blaze. Renovation work at the cathedral was halted last month over fears that workers could be exposed to lead poisoning after testing revealed dangerously high levels of contamination at the site and surrounding areas.

 

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French and Riviera News.Tuesday July 7th 2020

Migrants detained - 11 migrants have been destined after being discovered hidden in an Italian registered truck at La Seyne-sur-Mer in the Var.... French and Riviera News.Tuesday July 7th 2020 Read More

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Evening Update Monday 6 July 2020

Eleven migrants have been found in the back of a truck in La Seyne sur Mer this morning Evening Update Monday 6 July 2020 Read More

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Lunchtime News Monday July 6th 2020

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French and Riviera News.Monday July 6th 2020

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