Storm Ana: 36,000 Homes Still Without Power

After the passage of the storm Ana, 36,000 homes still remained without electricity on Tuesday morning. Mainly in the Hauts-de-France and the Loire Valley. The aftermath from storm Ana has still deprived 36,000 homes with no electricity this Tuesday morning.  20,000 remained in the dark in the Hauts-de-France, 10,000 homes in the Pays de la Loire region and 6,000 …

Snow, Ice and High Winds: 12 Departments Placed in Orange Alert

Twelve departments were placed on orange alert in the late afternoon until Monday morning with the risk of snow and ice, high winds and avalanche risk. Twelve departments were placed under orange alert, late Saturday afternoon until Monday morning, eight for risk of snow and ice, three for high winds in the Hauts-de-France and the Savoy for possible avalanches announced Meteo …

A 67 year old Woman Killed in an Accident near Valenciennes

Saturday 2nd December, 2017, a woman was killed in Aulnoy-lez-Valenciennes in a tragic accident. As she left her parking space, she was struck violently. A 67 year old woman has died Saturday, December 2, 2017 in Aulnoy-lez-Valenciennes shortly before 8pm as she left the parking Avenue Liberation Square. A Golf arriving at speed was violently struck the vehicle, projecting it fifty meters …

More and More Jobs: Normandy, Second Most Dynamic Region of France

According to the barometer of employment of RegionsJob group, the recovery in employment is here and Normandy is one of the most dynamic regions in the third quarter 2017. With a 59% increase in the number of jobs compared with the previous quarter, the Normandy is placed second in the ranking of the most dynamic regions in the third …

Tourcoing Blocked by Tractors

Twenty tractors blocked downtown Tourcoing (Hauts-de-France) this Monday, Nov. 27, 2017. Farmers protest … Farmers demonstration this Monday, November 27, 2017 in Tourcoing (Hauts-de-France). Since the beginning of the afternoon, twenty tractors protest against the questioning of a promised reduction of some social contributions for farmers. Twenty tractors are positioned blocking traffic. The town of Tourcoing is symbolic because …

Lille: The Wedding Fair is this Weekend at Grand Palais!

Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th November, 2017, the Wedding Fair of Lille (Nord) moved to Lille Grand Palais. Nearly 13,000 visitors are expected. Lille Grand Palais hosts the 23rd edition of Lille Wedding Fair (Nord). For this new edition, the show promises once again to create the event by playing the card of elegance, innovation and especially of modernity. Nearly 13,000 visitors are …

Employment: O2 Recruits on Permanent Contracts in Several Northern Cities

The company O2 is having difficulty recruiting. So on Thursday 23rd November, they have organised job dating sessions in several northern cities for permanent positions … The company home services O2 plans to recruit more than 1,200 people in CDI by the end of the year 2017. But it is struggling to recruit, especially in the North . The main vacancies are for child care. But …

One Dead and Two Seriously Injured in an Accident in Bourbourg

Terrible accident Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at Bourbourg near Dunkirk (North). A collision between two cars causing one death and four injured, two seriously. The toll was heavy. A road accident has left one dead and two seriously injured on the CD 300 at Bourbourg near Dunkirk (North), on Tuesday 21st November, 2017. It is a van and a Renault Clio which collided …

Lille: Club Med Recruits in the City, Thursday 23rd November

EMPLOYMENT: Offering various positions, Club Med organises a recruitment day in Lille (Nord) this Thursday 23rd November, 2017 … Job alert. Thursday 23rd November, 2017, from 9 am to 2 pm in Lille (Nord), Club Med is organising a recruitment campaign for the 2018 season, primarily for its Alpine villages. The meeting will be held an the Maison départementale …