Eleanor Storm: More than 54,000 Homes Without Power in Normandy

The electric grid of Normandy was a victim of bad weather caused by the Eleanor storm on Wednesday 3rd January, 2018. More than 54,000 homes were without power. Black is black. Since the beginning of the morning of Wednesday 3rd January, more than 54,000 homes were without electricity in Normandy.  The electricity network in the region, on an orange alert for strong winds, …

Granville: 83 Year Old Pedestrian Seriously Injured

A lady of 83 years has been severely hit by a car near the Louis – Dior stadium in Granville (Manche) this Monday, December 18th around 4.45pm. It was 4:45 p.m. this Monday 18th December, 2017, when firefighters from the fire station in Granville (Manche) were called to a traffic accident near the Louis-Dior stadium in Granville. A vehicle, driven by …

Road Safety: Fewer Deaths but More Accidents on the Roads of Normandy in November

The number of injury by road accidents has increased sharply between November 2016 and 2017, in several departments of Normandy, like the national trend. 281 dead . The number of people killed in France in traffic accidents,  in the month of November 2017 . A figure up 8.9%compared to the same period in 2016. Preliminary figures begin to emerge for departments  Normandy . In November 2017, at …

Weather: Expected Waves of 8 or 9 metres in Brittany and the Channel Coast

A Yellow weather warning for strong gusts of wind and waves up to 9 meters high are expected in Brittany and 8 meters on the coast of the Channel, Saturday, October 21st. The forecasts. We must be careful this weekend, especially this Saturday 21st October, 2017. Strong winds are expected to reach the coasts of Brittany and Normandy, accompanied by waves of up …

Normandy: Several Beaches Closed to Swimming

This is the case in Seine-Maritime, Calvados and Manche. The shellfish is prohibited in certain places. Asnelles, Langrune-sur-Mer Bernières-sur-Mer Varaville, Houlgate and Cabourg in Normandy; Nicolas the south beach in Granville and Saint-Jean-le-Thomas in the English Channel; Veules-les-Roses and Dieppe in Seine-Maritime … Regional Health Agency has issued several bathing bans, this Thursday, August 10th in Normandy. The fishing of …

Normandy blocked the Road for Marine Le Pen

PRESIDENTIAL: The Front National remains strong in Normandy. But Emmanuel Macron is out on top in the five departments of Normandy. Fifteen days after the majority voted for Marine Le Pen, the Normans have chosen to place their fate in the hands of Emmanuel Macron in the second round of the presidential election. The new president, who …