University of Rennes 2 Blocked Again, Cancelled Exams

This Thursday morning, between 200 to 300 people blocked the University of Rennes 2 and prevented the holding of exams. The Presidency has cancelled them and strongly condemns this action. The exams , scheduled to begin this Thursday at the University of Rennes 2 , are “cancelled” announced the presidency of the university in a message to students. Un groupe …

Employment: Orange Recruits 2,500 People in 11 French Cities

Operation Orange recruitment with Hello Jobs Thursday, May 17, 2018. 2,500 people are sought in Lille, Caen, Bordeaux, Rennes or Nancy. In 2018, Orange will recruit  ! In France 2,500 positions and 5,000 internships and apprenticeships are open! To find the right candidates, the company is launching  Hello Jobs  in 11 cities in France Thursday, May 17, 2018:  Lille (Palais de la Bourse), Paris (Tripot Regnier), Caen (convention center), Rennes (Martenot hall), Bordeaux (Faience), Montpellier (French …

Ouibus Launches Three New Bus Routes in Brittany

From April 2018, Ouibus added three spring lines in Brittany, including one between Rennes and Laval. And opens two new destinations: Lamballe and Auray. OUIBUS , which offers trips by bus France and Europe, adapts its network to the demand of travelers by setting up seasonal lines, with even more destinations accessible in Brittany for the spring of 2018. From April, …

Brittany: Strong Distruptions of SNCF Traffic on Monday between Rennes and Saint-Malo … Because of the Rain

SNCF traffic between Rennes and Saint-Malo will be severely disrupted from Monday 16th April. The reason: excessive rain. Explanations and forecasts. At different days of the strike at the SNCF we have distrupted traffic, but now another problem can be added for distrupted rail traffic in Brittany due to the weather. SNCF announces that from Monday 16th April and for a …

Rennes: A 60 Year Old Woman Dies on a Stretcher in the Hospital Emergency Room

A 60-year-old woman died in emergency room at Rennes University Hospital on Monday 12th March, while waiting on a stretcher to be examined. The emergencies were saturated. The emergencies of the CHU Pontchaillou Rennes were saturated, Monday 12th March, 2018. In this context, a woman of 60 years , installed on a stretcher waiting for a consultation, died from a bout …

Rennes: The Sixth Largest City in Europe where People are Happiest to Go to Work

According to a survey, the city of Rennes ranks sixth city in Europe where people are happiest to go to work, and the first city in France. After having been classified in February 2018 by the Express first city of France where life is good, Rennes continues to attract attention. In a survey conducted by Eurostat and published by Le Figaro , the …

Flixbus: From or To Rennes, Tickets less than 6 Euros on Sale, Wednesday

The company Flixbus offers Wednesday, March 7, 2018 tickets at a single price of 5.99 euros, from or to Rennes. 60 trips are possible. Details. Want to travel cheap? Wednesday 7th March and only that day, all tickets from Flixbus to and from Rennes (Ille-et-Vilaine) will be at the single price of 5.99 euros. A rate valid for direct journeys made in …

Air Quality in Brittany: Fine Particle Pollution Alert

Due to an episode of pollution in Brittany, an alert procedure is activated in several departments from Thursday 22nd February. What there is to know. Due to a pollution episode , Air Breizh , the body responsible for air quality monitoring in Brittany , triggered on Thursday 22nd February 2018 an information and recommendation procedure for sensitive and vulnerable people, also valid Friday 23rd …

Near Rennes, A 20 Year Old Pedestrian Dies, Hit by a Car

A young man of 20 years died, Friday 1st December, after being hit by a car while walking along a country road in Chartres-de-Bretagne. A motorist fifty years has crashed fatally a young man of 20, Friday 1st December 2017, at Chartres-de-Bretagne , near Rennes (Ille-et-Vilaine) . The accident occurred on the D34 at between 4.30am to 5am, while the young …