Saint-Brevin-les-Pins: Light Aircraft Accident – 3 Seriously Injured

A Light aircraft missed its take off hitting three people on the ground.  Five people were injured, three seriously. Yesterday, Thursday, at around 12.30 pm, an accident involving a light aircraft in Saint-Brevin-les-Pins injuring five people in total. After the small ultralight aircraft mis-judged and missed its takeoff from the base nearby, the plane with two occupants, hit the …

Dog Show. Nearly a Thousand Dogs in the National Dog Show

This weekend, in Château-Gontier, the festivities of the Saint-Fiacre welcome the traditional dog show. It has existed for thirty years, and still attracts so many people, with figures rising each year.  The national canine exhibition, organized by canine Maine Anjou Association (ACMA), returns this weekend in Château-Gontier.  And it takes place in two stages. 200 …

Small Fire Under Control at Airbus

Three buildings were evacuated for an hour at midday due to an electrical fire … Nothing to panic.  An electrical fire necessitated the temporary evacuation of three buildings of technical galleries Airbus in Blagnac , at midday. According to the firemen who intervened on the spot, “it was just an electrical fire in a tunnel which …

Dogs want their own beach

An association is calling for a beach for dogs … When you want to swim with your dog in Nice, there is very little choice.   Only the “lantern” beach, near Carras, is authorized for animals.  Animal Collective Alpes-Maritimes do not agree with this and want more beaches open for access. A Saturday rally This organisation are demanding the …

Fire – House Struck by Lightning

It was around 11pm that the alarm was raised yesterday.  A fire broke out in a house Riaillé.  The damage is severe. A house in the municipality of Riaillé in the north of the department, was hit by lightning yesterday. The fire started around 11 pm and the fire damage is very intense despite the rapid …

In Jail Because of a Selfie

In Rochefort, an individual was spotted by police through a selfie made ​​with a stolen phone … He did not know the smartphone, unaware that it sent photos directly to the computer of the victim.  A man of 22 years has ended up in jail because of a selfie, says le Sud ouest  Newspaper. Aggression in …

Laval Bypass. The Bumpy Road will be Redone

Renovated in March, the section of the ring road between Bonchamp-lès-Laval and Thévalles area is bumpy. Consequence: the road will be redone from August 18. It has become a nightmare for users of the bypass between Laval Bonchamp-lès-Laval and Thévalles.  Since its renovation in March, the road is bumpy, causing unpleasant vibrations for drivers with …

Fire in Pornic. Smoke Detectors Save Family

The house burned in the night from Tuesday to Wednesday in Pornic. The family was awakened by smoke detectors. It was about 3.30 am on Wednesday morning when smoke detectors were triggered in this house dating from the 90s and located in a place called the Lassière, in Pornic. The fire started in the garage and …

Railway Line Nantes-Pornic-St-Gilles to Reopen End August

The railway lines from Nantes to Pornic and Nantes to  Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie will once again be re-opened. From August 18th to the 28th, test trains will run on the two lines to make the final checks.  Aboard these convoys, there will measurement instruments, “to ensure the safety of the line,” said SNCF.  Level crossings operate automatically …