Eleanor Storm: Falling Trees, Flooding and Cut Several Electric Lines in Normandy

Because of the Eleanor storm, this Wednesday 3rd January, the Normandy firefighters were widely sought. Several Normandy roads were closed to traffic. The Eleonor storm  swept the Normandy of its winds, with gusts over 100 km/h Wednesday 3rd January, 2018. As a precaution, the prefect of Seine-Maritime , one of five Norman departments placed in orange alert, has temporarily banned the circulation of …

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, …

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 …

Boxing: France Championship – Thomas Barbier loses on Points!

Thomas Barbier was defeated by points against Sofian Bellahcene (-55 kg) in Aix-en-Provence on Saturday night. His first crown nevertheless held out his arms. The Argentanais is still in shock, “I am surprised by the decision of the judges. Some pros, who came to see me, see me victorious. “ “Frankly, I do not think I lost. “ A few hours …

Weather in Normandy: A Weekend of Rain, Hail and Thunderstorms

The weekend weather for Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th November looks gloomy in Normandy.The forecast, rain, hail and thunderstorms with gusty winds. Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th November, 2017, the weather looks very gloomy in five departments of Normandy . The Saturday will be rainy, from morning until evening. And the Sunday will be punctuated by rain showers of hail and storms . If the climate is not …

Tour de France: The Route Between Fougères and Chartres, 13th July

Christian Prudhomme, head of Amaury Sport Organization (ASO) unveiled the Tour de France Tuesday, October 17, 2018 in Paris. On Friday 13th July, between Fourgères and Chartres, the riders will borrow the roads of Mayenne, Orne and Sarthe. The Tour de France will include Mayenne and Alencon. The Tour de France 2018 was unveiled on Tuesday in …