This morning’s rush hour

This morning’s rush hour - There have been several delays on the regions roads reported this morning with several blackspots on the A8 motorway between Mandelieu-la-Napoule and Saint-Laurent-du-Var. In the direction of Nice, as in the direction of Aix-en-Provence, traffic is very busy, especially at the Cannes and Antibes exits. Coming off the A8 motorway in Monaco is slow moving and in Nice city centre a truck has got stuck on the Blvd Maréchal Joffre causing long delays with motorists being advised to avoid the area.

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Evening Update 14 Oct

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Cargo ship

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Lumière film festival

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France and Germany halt arms exports to Turkey

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