Yellow vests

Yellow vests - The yellow vest movement is threatening further action this weekend marking “Act 23” of protests in the French capital. Calls have been posted on social media for demonstrators to gather on Saturday 20 April. French President Emmanuel Macron was expected to address the yellow vest movement on Monday evening at the end of the National debate which has been held across France as an answer to some of the movement’s grievances but the speech was cancelled at the last minute following news that a fire had broken out at Notre Dame Cathedral.

 

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Evening Update Wednesday 17 July

Meteo France are forecasting another heatwave for next week. Evening Update Wednesday 17 July Read More

17/07/2019

French and Riviera News.Wednesday July 17th 2019

Motorway drivers-Police in the south of France have again highlighted growing numbers of cases of dangerous driving on the region’s motorways.... French and Riviera News.Wednesday July 17th 2019 Read More

17/07/2019

Evening Update Tuesday 16 July

A 50 year old hiker from La Gaude has died in the Alps Evening Update Tuesday 16 July Read More

16/07/2019

French and Riviera News.Tuesday July 16th 2019

Hail-Parts of the Var have been hit by violent storms with hail stones the size of golf balls reported in some areas.... French and Riviera News.Tuesday July 16th 2019 Read More

16/07/2019

Evening Update Monday 15 July

Storms have affected parts of the Var Evening Update Monday 15 July Read More

15/07/2019