“Les Visiteurs 3”: The entire cast was unveiled

Jacquouille the Fripouille and Godefroy de Montmirail are preparing to make their return to the big screen for the film ‘Les Visiteurs 3’.  To be directed by Jean-Marie Poiré, Les Visiteurs 3 : la Terreur   is expected in cinemas by April, 2016 and will resume the plot where it ended in the previous film. The entire cast has just …

A bus will run on bio-methane

A first in France – The vehicle will be tested in Vendée, from 25th May to 4th June. For the first time in France, a bus running on bio-methane will be tested in the Vendée region from 25th to the 4th June.  The bio-methane fuel is an alternative to diesel and is environmentally friendly and …

May Day Holiday

  Just a short reminder that May 1st is of course May Day, which here im France is a National Holiday, with the vast majority of businesses being closed, so be aware if it is your normal shopping day. Of course, do check locally as some shops may be open, or in the village the …

Recycling in France Disastrous

The consumer watchdog UFC-Que Choisir has just published a new report that says that the recycling rates in France are disastrous, with the country under performing by a large margin compared to its European neighbours. The new study discovered that just a quarter of waste material in France becomes recycled – not even half the …

Louis Gallois is opposed to the arrival of “mini-jobs” in France

Louis Gallois, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of PSA Peugeot-Citroën, … Louis Gallois, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of PSA Peugeot-Citroën, said yesterday, Saturday that he was not favourable to the importation into France of “mini-jobs”, these low-paying jobs to direct the unemployed to return in the world of work. “There is a dignity in …