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 …

Beware the Ice! Road Accidents Increase on Friday in the West

Friday morning, patches of ice appeared in several departments of Brittany, Normandy and Loire Valley. Finistere was particularly affected, but also the Ille-et-Vilaine and Morbihan. Some accidents were also reported in Loire-Atlantique and the Orne. Beware the ice and fog on Friday morning in the West. Police and firefighters are calling for vigilance. From about 4 …

Alençon service stations out of fuel soon

On Thursday, dozens of motorists continue to replenish diesel. The Total Access service station, in Sees draws on its reserves since Monday. “If it continues to run like this, there will be no fuel and we will close on that day,” says the manager of the station Total Access, Valerie Jousselin. Since blockages of refineries …

Orne: 115 Caught Speeding at the Weekend

For the weekend of the Ascension, motorized gendarmerie units of the Orne department conducted numerous inspections. The Weekend of the Ascension, was very busy on the roads for the extended weekend and with the extra traffic from the motorcycle Grand Prix at Le Mans, these are the two good reasons for the police to ensure visibility on …

Orne: Candy and Diego Gendarmes Dogs Decorated

The two German shepherds, 8 years working for Police Dog Gendarmerie brigades of the Orne. This 8th May, they received the bronze medal of national defense. A May 8th ceremony, which was a bit special this morning in Alençon.  After the speeches and wreaths laying seven medals were presented by Colonel Christophe Urien, patron of …