French Fishermen on Strike

A Strike by French fishermen, protesting about the large increase in the price of Fuel, has led to the implementation of Operation Stack on the M20 in Kent to ease jams caused by lorries going to Dover port. Blockades by the fishermen have closed the ports of Calais, Dunkirk and Boulogne. At 1700 BST, it …

Boot sale at Lusanger

This Sunday, the 18th May, there is a boot sale in the centre of Lusanger. These are starting to get more popular in France these days, you will often see them advertised in the local press, they are called Vide Greniers, and normally commence at around 10 am and continue all day until around 6pm.

Alertpay – A New Way to Pay

Many companies on the internet, especially Paid to Click sites and many other similar GPT, and money maker sites have all added a new Payment Processor, which works on similar grounds to Paypal, and its called AlertPay. With Alertpay, you can send money to anyone with an email Receive money Safe and secure Easy to …

National Holidays in France

During May there are several days that are National Holidays, and everywhere is closed. These are : May 1st – May Day May 8th – VE Day May 12th – Pentecost Monday To anyone who lives here, they are probarly aware of these dates, but for anyone visiting france on holiday, its good to be …