Normandy and Part of Brittany Placed on Yellow Alert for Thunderstorms on Saturday Evening

The five departments of Normandy and Côtes-d’Armor have been placed in a yellow alert for thunderstorms. The thunder will be heard on the evening of Saturday 21st April, 2018. Meteo France has launched, for the five departments of Normandy but also the Côtes-d’Armor (Brittany), a warning of thunderstorms at the yellow alert level. Thirty or so French departments are indeed affected by …

Côtes-d’Armor: The Frozen Sea at Langueux

Thursday 1st March, 2018. 7:30 the snow falls. It’s cold. Paula photographed the frozen sea at the Langueux. Impressive. This is not foam, but the sea ​​is frozen at Langueux , near Saint-Brieuc (Côtes-d’Armor) . Impressive photos on this morning of Thursday, March 1, 2018, taken at Grèves, by a surfer, Paula Hervé, who transmitted these shots unusual in Penthièvre . Caution on the roads …

Air Quality in Brittany: Fine Particle Pollution Alert

Due to an episode of pollution in Brittany, an alert procedure is activated in several departments from Thursday 22nd February. What there is to know. Due to a pollution episode , Air Breizh , the body responsible for air quality monitoring in Brittany , triggered on Thursday 22nd February 2018 an information and recommendation procedure for sensitive and vulnerable people, also valid Friday 23rd …

Football in the Côtes d’Armor: Weather Disrupts the Championship and the Cups

The discontent is felt. For many weeks, football matches have only taken place a couple of times. Blame the weather, terrain and competition schedule. Since the 28th November, some football teams in the Côtes d’Armor did not play a single minute of the match. They were  cancelled because of the state of the pitches. Others, fortunately, were able to find the way …

Ice: Accidents on the Western Routes, Especially in the Cotes d’Armor

Prudence this Thursday morning on the roads of some departments of the west, where the roads are slippery Prudence this Thursday morning on the roads of some departments of the west, where the roads are slippery. Firefighters counted six accidents in the Cotes d’Armor, but no serious injuries. In the Maine-et-Loire, property accidents have also occurred. The road …

Cotes d’Armor: Strong Winds Cause 1300 Homes Without Electricity

A strong gale was announced Wednesday night, on the tip of Brittany. The department of Cotes d’Armor was not spared. Firefighters have triggered a dozen interventions, mainly for fallen trees on the road. 1300 homes are without power in Côtes d’Armor, Thursday morning at 10 am. Including 300 homes in Tréguidel were without power after the fall of a …

Côtes d’Armor: These Firefighters leave to Reinforce the South of France

In the evening of Wednesday 26th July, four firefighters have left their respective relief centers in the Cotes d’Armor, to go to lend a hand to their colleagues mobilized on the front of forest fires. They are voluntary and go during their holidays. Four firefighters from rescue centers Hénanbihen, Plancoët, Pléneuf-Val-André and Emerald (Matignon – Saint-Cast-le-Guildo) …

Many Fire starts on Saturday in Brittany

Many fires were reported on Saturday in Brittany, favoured by high temperatures. Heat and agriculture have led today on Saturday in Morbihan, outbreaks of fires in seven places: Ménéac, Comblessac, Bieuzy, Réguiny, Persquen and Lignol. The fires were contained during the afternoon. This Saturday,  a fire broke out in Bréhan. Four hectares of wheat were burned and fifteen others …