New Tax Declaration Dates

  This year’s income tax declaration deadlines have just been announced and are much earlier in France this year than last year for some categories of people. The dates, for online and paper declarations, show that people sending in paper declarations from more distant parts of the world now have to do so six weeks earlier …

January Sales Start

    It’s that time of the year when the January Sales, or Soldes as they are called here in France, officially start tomorrow, the 7th January and will last until the middle of February. In the first week the reductions are normally around 30 per cent, then as each week goes past, it gradually increases …

Upcoming 80’s Disco

In a neighbouring village next to where I live, they have coming up next month an 80’s theme Disco, which looks like it could well be a good night out, especially if you are into the music of the 80’s. It is being held at the Salle Polyvalante in St Aignan sur Roe on Saturday …

Dates to Note – Halloween

I saw this advertised and took a photo of the poster in case anyone with children is interested in going along.  It is basically ‘Trick and Treating’ for the children, who obviously are all in costume and then go around the local businesses in the town centre, who reward them with sweets etc. This has …

Dates to Remember

Just a let everyone know that this years Fete de la Musique in Chateaubriant is on Friday 20 June, starting at 8pm and finishing officially around midnight. As usual, it will be taking part throughout the town on different stages that they will erect for the event, with many bands and artists performing covering a …