Warm Weather

Weather - Today looks set to be much warmer than normal for this time of year with highs of 23 degrees expected for Draguignan in the Var. The warmer weather marks a sharp contrast to this time last year, when the Côte d’Azur was covered in snow in what was referred to as "the Moscow-Paris effect", when a corridor of cold air, saw temperatures from Russia hit the region. Forecasters predict that temperatures will return to normal, ie winter, from March 1st.



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Missing person

Police have appealed following the worrying disappearance of 41 year old Luc Hébert from Saint Laurent du Var. Hébert left his home around noon on Tue... Missing person Read More


Picasso painting

Le Compotier", a work by artist Pablo Picasso and painted in Antibes in 1946, will be auctioned on Friday, October 18th at Christie's in Paris, on the... Picasso painting Read More


Eight activists fined

Eight activists have been fined 500 euros each for having taken down portraits of French President Emmanuel Macron in town halls in the French capital... Eight activists fined Read More


Polluted water

Alarmed residents in the Côte d’Or region of France have aired their concern over the quality of drinking water in their region for fear it is “pollut... Polluted water Read More


Nursery school flooded in the Var

A nursery school in the Var has provided a minimum service this morning following flooding on Tuesday. ... Nursery school flooded in the Var Read More