Weather in Normandy: Showers, Thunderstorms and a Hint of Sunshine this Weekend

On the menu in Normandy this weekend of April 14th and 15th, 2018, a true mix of the weather! Showers, sunshine and thunderstorms will orchestrate a weather broom well in season. The weekend of Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th April 2018 , there will be something for everyone! The temperatures will not fall, but the heavens themselves, will offer …

A House Destroyed after an Explosion, near Rouen: Two Bodies Found in the Rubble

An explosion occurred in a house in Saint-Étienne-du-Rouvray, near Rouen (Seine-Maritime), Thursday 12th April, 2018. Two bodies were extracted from the rubble. An explosion took place in Saint-Étienne-du-Rouvray (Seine-Maritime) , in a  dwelling house , rue Félix-Faure, located a little above the Picasso College, Thursday, April 12, 2018, early evening . The Departmental Operational Fire and Rescue Center (Codis) indicates …

Rouen: Closure of Several Roads on Sunday to Hunt Wild Boars

An “administrative operation regulating wild boar” is organised Sunday 8th April, 2018, on Hauts de Rouen (Seine-Maritime), requiring the closure of roads. Details Wild boars are hunted down . Sunday, April 8, an “administrative beat of regulation on the wild boar species” is organized in the area of Hauts de Rouen (Seine-Maritime). Wild boars causing accidents The prefecture of …

Danone Recalls Lots of Danette in the Aisne and Marne

The Danone group has just recalled batches of Danette. Eight departments in the north and east of France are concerned, including Aisne and Marne. The brand is reassuring . As a precaution , she decided to recall batches of dessert cream , some “Danette variegated” ,mixing the flavors of vanilla, chocolate and caramel . If “they present no risk to the health of consumers  ” according to the results …

Alpine Unveils Three New Versions of the A110 at the Geneva Motor Show

Three new versions of the Alpine A110 (two for the road, one for the circuits) were unveiled by the Dieppe brand at the Geneva Motor Show, Tuesday 6th March, 2018. They are many who admire the first A110 parked in the car park of the Alpine plant in Dieppe (Seine-Maritime), waiting to fill their happy owners. But already, the Renault group announces …

Weather: Twenty Nine Departments on Orange Alert for “Rain, Floods and Avalanche,” the Doubs and Jura are on Red Alert

RAIN: The weather orange alert runs from north to the Alps and the South West … Twenty-nine departments are orange alert this Monday for rain, floods and avalanches, due to a disturbance stretching North to the Alps and the South West, said Meteo France. The Doubs (26) Jura (39) were placed on red alert for …

Rouen: After Eleanor Storm, the Seine Overflows in Rouen, Submerged Docks

Due to heavy rains caused by the storm Eleanor, the level of the Seine rose steadily, Wednesday 3rd January, 2018. In Rouen (Seine-Maritime), it overflowed around 2pm. Fast and hard. Wednesday, January 3, 2018, the level of the  Seine  rose rapidly following the heavy rains of recent storms, including  Eleanor . By early afternoon, the river burst its banks in  Rouen (Seine-Maritime) , to …

Eleanor Storm: One Dead, Four Seriously Injured and Maximum Risk of Avalanches

Thursday 4th January, 21 departments are still placed in orange alert due to Eleanor storm, which left one dead and 29 wounded in France. One dead, 29 injured, four seriously, 35,000 without electricity households. The Eleanor storm reached in the night from Wednesday 3 to Thursday, 4 January the southern half of France with strong winds and …

Saint-Germain-Laval: Injured after Falling from Roof Damaged by Storm

ACCIDENT: The 69 year old man wanted to replace the tiles fell during the storm. This Wednesday, January 3, around 9 am, a resident of Saint-Germain-Laval who wanted to repair some tiles of its roof fallen during the storm slipped and fell to the ground. The accident occurred Oak Street. Firefighters responded and transported the victim sustained …