Tour de France 2020

Tour de France 2020- The 2020 Tour de France boasts one of the most challenging opening weeks in recent editions of the race and two stages the start and finish will be in Nice, the second of which involves almost 3,700 metres of climbing over the Col de la Colmiane, Col de Turini and Col d'Eze. Christian Estrosi the mayor of Nice speaking in Paris on Tuesday, spoke of how “Since 2009 when the tour started from Monaco the city of Nice had been fighting for 10 years for the start to be held in the city”.  

 

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Evening Update Monday 27 January 2020

Public transport is set to be badly disrupted again this Wednesday because of industrial action against pension reforms... Evening Update Monday 27 January 2020 Read More

27/01/2020

French and Riviera News.Monday January 27th 2020

Coronavirus-The Mayor of Nice ,Christian Estrosi has written to the French Health Minister to ask what measures are being taken to protect the populat... French and Riviera News.Monday January 27th 2020 Read More

27/01/2020

Evening Update Friday 24 January 2020

It’s been another day of industrial action across France today in protest at the government’s proposed pension reforms... Evening Update Friday 24 January 2020 Read More

24/01/2020

French and Riviera News.Friday January 24th 2020

Strike action-Public transport is being seriously affected today because of strike action in protest over the government’s pension reforms.... French and Riviera News.Friday January 24th 2020 Read More

24/01/2020

Evening Update Thursday 23 January 2020

Protesting lawyers this morning blocked the entrance to the Prefecture in Nice and then blocked an access ramp to the motorway... Evening Update Thursday 23 January 2020 Read More

23/01/2020