The Ski Resorts are Enjoying the Early Arrival of Snow

Snowfall that has fell recently has already enabled many ski resorts to open part of their ski area … The falling snow that recently fell in massive quantities have already enabled several stations to open part of their ski area, just days before the official start of a season that professionals expect fruitful. November 11, Porte-Puymorens (Pyrénées-Orientales) was the …

Ten Roads blocked at the French-Spanish Border in the Pyrenees-Orientales

CRISIS IN CATALONIA: For several hours, protesters blocked roads in protest against the arrest of members of the Catalan government … A dozen roads were cut Friday morning in Catalonia by demonstrators protesting on both sides of the Franco-Spanish border against the arrest of members of the Catalan government, according to the Catalan Traffic Service. National 2, an …

Pyrénées-Orientales: He Died After Being Attacked by Two Dogs

Attacked by his animals, the owner of two dogs died before firefighters arrived. Providing assistance to the victim, one of them was bitten … A man of 66 years died at his home in Saint-Laurent-de-Cerdans, near Ceret, in the Pyrenees Orientales, to the Spanish border. Violently bitten several times by his two dogs, he could not be resuscitated by firefighters. Un homme …

Boxing: World Champion Angélique Duchemin dies at 26

The young boxer Angélique Duchemin, world champion in boxing, died Tuesday morning in Perpignan, at the age of 26, following a discomfort during training. The young woman, previously champion of France and Europe in the super featherweight category, fell ill on Monday night in her club Thuir (Pyrénées-Orientales) and suffered a cardiac arrest, before being …

Heatwave: Fifteen Departments Still on Orange Alert

Fifteen departments Southeast are still on Friday morning orange alert for heatwave, said Meteo France in its latest bulletin at 6am. The heatwave episode continues on the southeast of France. Meteo France has kept 15 departments orange alert. The heatwave alert relates to the following departments: Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Hautes-Alpes, Alpes-Maritimes, Ardèche, Bouches-du-Rhone, the Corse-du-Sud, Haute-Corse , Drôme, …

David Guetta back this Summer to Electrobeach in Port-Barcarès

FESTIVAL: The star DJ returns for the third time in the Pyrénées-Orientales festival on 14th July. This will be his only French date for the season … There will be very very beautiful world from 13th to 15th July in Port-Barcarès in the Pyrenees-Orientales. For its 5th edition, the Electrobeach has some impressive programming: Eric Prydz, Afrojack, Tiesto and Benjamin …

Winds: Eleven Departments Southwest on Orange Alert

WEATHER: Winds can reach 130 to 140 km/h on the Atlantic coast … Eleven departments of South West France this Sunday from 10am have been placed om orange alert for strong winds, said Meteo France . Relevant departments are Ariège, Aude, Charente-Maritime, Haute-Garonne, Gers, Gironde, Landes, Lot-et-Garonne, Pyrénées-Atlantiques, Hautes-Pyrenees and the Pyrenees -Orientales. The end of the …