Christmas Markets

There are three small Christmas Markets going on this Saturday, the 6th December, one in La Meilleraye-de-Bretagne, Louisfert and in La Chapelle-Glain. In La Meilleraye-de-Bretagne, the school Sainte-Marie have a Christmas Market between 10am and 12 midday selling festive objects and Christmas trees. In Louisfert, the school René Guy Cadou have a Christmas Market from …

Christmas Market in Saint-Poix

Just been given details of another Christmas market, this time in Saint-Poix (53), on the 14 December, all day long. There should be a large number of exhibitors, showing numerous products including bio products, cheese, stone sculptures, cosmetics, clothing, art work, seasonal products, jewellery and of course a visit from Father Christmas. It I’d on …

Sarkozy Chosen to Lead UMP

Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has taken a big step toward, from the political wilderness he had been in, by winning the leadership of the conservative (UMP) party. It was expected that Sarkozy would win the leadership of the Union for a Popular Movement (UMP) leadership in the vote by party members on Saturday. The …