Nantes: A German Bomb of 250 kg Destroyed

Operations are underway this Thursday, June 14, 2018 in Nantes to destroy a German aviation bomb discovered on the towpath at the Prairie Mauves. Details. A German 250 kg semi-perforating aviation bomb , not equipped with its firing device,  was discovered near the towpath at Mauves Meadow , Nantes, announced the prefecture of Loire-Atlantique this morning . “For security reasons, the prefect decided to …

Sarthe: 22 People Rescued by Firefighters at a Campsite near Le Mans

It is not always good to be a camper in Sarthe these days. In Neuville-sur-Sarthe, gendarmes and firemen intervened at the campsite. The Sarthe has not finished with the consequences of the storms and heavy rains of recent days. This Wednesday 13th June, 2018 still, the gendarmes had to intervene in a campsite, in Neuville-sur-Sarthe, near Le Mans. Before firefighters carry out evacuations. It was the gendarmes of the Savigné-l’Evêque brigade who …

Floods in Sarthe: The Firefighters Intervened 1,800 Times, You Have 5 Days to Declare your Damage

If the weather situation should subside, it is still possible that the Sarthe undergoes rains accompanied by thunderstorms.  The prefecture of Sarthe takes stock of the weather in Sarthe, Tuesday 12th June, 2018 , at 7pm. Even if the weather conditions should subside, rains and thunderstorms can still happen in the next few hours. In addition, new rains are expected Saturday 16th June. Heavy rains in recent days have …

A New Strike at the SNCF on Wednesday: Here are the Traffic Forecasts in Normandy

The strike at the SNCF continues on Tuesday 12th June, 2018. The Normandy bridge has been blocked. What will be the day of Wednesday, June 13th? For their 29th day of strike , Tuesday 12th June, 2018, the railway workers hoped to remobilize against the railway reform before it was adopted by Parliament this weekend. SNCF at the national level, the mobilization was mixed, …

Floods in Normandy: The Rivers la Dives and Vie on Orange Alert

The rivers La Dives and La Vie in Normandy have been placed on orange alert for risk of floods. Tuesday 12th June, 2018, overflows have already been noted in the Pays d’Auge. Tuesday, June 12, 2018, the inhabitants of Vimoutiers (Orne) woke up with their feet in the water . Due to heavy rainfall , the La Vie River was in flood . A hundred inhabitants and a dozen …

The Inhabitants of Châteaubriant Invited to Report the Presence of Rats

The second deratization campaign in 2018 will start in Châteaubriant (Loire-Atlantique). The inhabitants are invited to report the presence of rodents in the streets. The second deratization campaign in 2018 will start in Châteaubriant (Loire-Atlantique). It will run from Monday 25th to Friday 29th June 2018. On the initiative of the municipality, the campaign requires a prior …

Weather in Normandy: Clearer During Day, Storms Return in the Afternoon

WEATHER FORECAST: A pleasant morning is forecast for Normandy, but storms will start to move in through the afternoon and evening This Sunday 10th June, 2018, 161 th day of the year, Meteo France announces a rather pleasant morning with clearings, then things will spoil with a risk of thunderstorms and hail that will accompany us until the evening. Still no change on the thermometer side with …

Weather: 335 Weather Related Firefighting Interventions in Sarthe

This Saturday 9th June, 2018, firefighters in Sarthe had to intervene 335 times in 70 municipalities following bad weather. During the day of Saturday, June 9, 2018, Sarthe firefighters had to intervene 335 times . Bad weather affected 70 municipalities. The Sarthe, on orange alert until Sunday, had stormy episodes all day, as well as showers of hail, rain and strong winds.  …