The Oceana Stops This Week in Cherbourg

After the Queen Elizabeth on Wednesday 2nd January, the second stopover of 2019 will see the Oceana docking in Cherbourg this Wednesday 9th January. After the Queen Elisabeth last Wednesday 2nd January, Cherbourg-en-Cotentin will welcome the ocean liner Oceana from P & O Cruises on Wednesday 9th January at the Quai de France from 8 am …

Weather: Snow Forecast for Normandy over the Weekend

This Friday afternoon, the services of Meteo France published a special bulletin for this weekend of 27th and 28th October 2018, announcing a time disturbed and cold. Snowfall is even expected Sunday evening in Normandy, on the Orchard hills of Perche. Meteo France announces a disrupted and cold weekend all over France. Normandy should not be spared. Temperatures …

Crossing the Channel: Lauriane Bonnamant Explains her Achievement

Lauriane Bonnamant is happy, and she can be: she has managed to swim across the English Channel, which she accomplished in exactly 11 hours and 12 minutes. A time to stand on the beach of Audinghen (Pas-de-Calais), both feet well anchored in the sand, and raise the arms in the air to stop the clock, that Lauriane Bonnamant from Cherbourg, went this Tuesday …

Crossing the Channel: Lauriane Bonnamant Ready for her Challenge

The appointment is set at 5.45am this Tuesday 21st August. Lauriane Bonnamant should try, if the weather still allows, to swim across the Channel  Arrived on Wednesday 15th August in England, Lauriane Bonnamant should start on Tuesday 21st August in a challenge she has been preparing for over two years : to swim across the English Channel. The appointment is made …

Cherbourg: Petition Launched to “Save the City Centre”

“Aidez-nous à sauver le centre-ville de Cherbourg-en-Cotentin”: this is the name of the petition launched by the association Cherbourg Local Motive. The association Cherbourg Local Project has just launched a petition for residents, traders, and users of downtown Cherbourg. It denounces the removal of parking spaces over the years, with an impact that it considers important in the economic, real …