Bordeaux: The Yellow Vest Wounded in the Head, Placed in an Artificial Coma. His Wife Testifies

In Bordeaux, during the demonstration of yellow vests, a man was hit in the head by the police. Operated urgently, this volunteer firefighter has since been in a coma. I have been “flooded with calls and messages” since this weekend. Cindy, resident of Bazas, near Langon ( Gironde ), is the wife of the man who was hit in the head by …

Gironde: Yellow Vests Protesters Block Bassens Oil Depot

Yellow vests blocked the roundabout access to the Ambès oil depot, located in Bassens (Gironde) this Thursday 3rd January, 2019. New action of yellow vests this Thursday, January 3, 2019 . Dozens of protesters blocked the roundabout access to the Ambès oil depot , located in Bassens (Gironde), but failed to reach the site. For several hours, trucks could not enter or leave the …

Bordeaux: Alice Cooper at the Arena in 2019

CONCERT: The star, Alice Cooper will be in France for three dates in September 2019, including one at the Arkea Arena on September 5th … Presented as the pioneer of a very particular genre, hard rock drama (or shock rock ),Alice Cooper has been touring the world since the 1970s, chaining successes. In the 1980s he explored different sounds, ranging …

Gironde: Two Children Suspected of Laying Concrete Slabs on the Railway

The TER Bordeaux-Libourne (Gironde) crashed into a concrete slab on the rails on Wednesday night. Two children, suspected of having committed this malicious act, were arrested. Wednesday 8th August, around 7pm, a TER Bordeaux-Libourne train that ran in the town of Ambarès-et-Lagrave (Gironde)  hit a concrete plate on the rails . The driver reacts immediately and manages to brake without damage. The train did not …

Heatwave: Orange Alert Extended to 34 Departments

Meteo France has extended the heatwave orange alert to 34 departments in the south and east of France.Temperatures can reach 40 ° C. Météo France has extended, on Tuesday afternoon, vigilance orange heat wave 34 department . 19 departments in the south and east of France  were already involved. These were Aude, Bouches-du-Rhone, Corse-du-Sud, Haute-Corse, Côte-d’Or, Bas-Rhin, Haut-Rhin, Saône-et- Loire, …

Thunderstorms: 136,000 Households Still Without Electricity in Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Nouvelle-Aquitaine is badly hit after successive thunderstorms. In Dordorgne, Lot-et-Garonne or Gironde, thousands of homes are without electricity. Some 136,000 homes were still without electricity Thursday morning in Nouvelle- Aquitaine, especially in the Dordogne , after heavy thunderstorms, said the manager of the electricity distribution network, Enedis. “We still have no less than 95,000 customers cut in the Dordogne (75,000), Lot-et-Garonne (8,000), Gironde (12,000), Corrèze (26,000), Haute-Vienne (12,000) and Poitou-Charentes (3000), …

Thunderstorms: 24 Departments Placed on Orange Alert

Saturday 9th June, 2018, Meteo France has placed 24 departments on orange alert for thunderstorms. These should intensify in the late morning. The sky will continue to scold Saturday 9th June, 2018. From Brittany, Normandy , through the Pays de la Loire and Gironde, Meteo France has placed 24 departments on orange alert for thunderstorms. Yesterday already, eight departments were concerned. In its latest weather report, it …

Gironde: A Thousand Rabbits of Garenne Invade the Park of Bordeaux

Faced with the proliferation of rabbits Garenne in the park of Bordeaux (Gironde), the City is currently conducting a study to limit the number of these small animals. At the Bordeaux park (Gironde), walkers are no longer surprised to see rabbits of Garenne walking in the alleys, on lawns, near trees or near playgrounds … The small hairballs with big ears, which would …

Severe Thunderstorms: 42 Departments on Orange Alert, Record Number of Lightning Strikes in May

This Wednesday, Meteo France has placed 42 departments of Aquitaine to the Grand est on orange alert because of violent thunderstorms expected at the end of the day. 42 departments of Aquitaine, Occitanie, central France and North-East were placed in orange alert for severe storms and thunderstorms.  The episode is expected at the end of the day, …