Violent storm warning for Brittany, Morbihan and Loire-Atlantique

Weather Forecast: “It Promises to be Severe” … A Violent Storm Threatens Morbihan and Loire-Atlantique

WEATHER: Christened Alex, the storm will strike overnight from Thursday to Friday across Morbihan and the Loire-Atlantique with winds of up to 160 km/h Wind gusts could reach 150 to 160 km/h on the coasts and up to 120 km/h inland, according to forecasters. “At these speeds, there is a risk of falling trees. It can be […]

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The cornavirus Covid-19 situation in Brittany

Covid-19 in Brittany: 828 Positive Cases, Three Deaths and Four Additional Clusters

In its report, this Monday 21st September 2020, the ARS Bretagne points to “an acceleration of the circulation of the coronavirus” in the region in the last 72 hours. Further deterioration of the health situation in Brittany. This Monday 21st September 2020, the Regional Health Agency shares its data and points to “an acceleration of the circulation […]

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Royer shoe group plans to cut 200 jobs

Coronavirus: Royer Shoe Group Plans to Cut 200 Jobs

Based in Fougères in Ille-et-Vilaine, the Royer shoe group employs 750 people worldwide The clothing sector is currently in the midst of a storm with increasing social plans. The most recent could concern the Royer group, which specializes in the footwear trade. The group, based in Fougères (Ille-et-Vilaine) will thus initiate a restructuring plan which should lead to the elimination of some […]

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A ferry diverted to Cherbourg because of a strike action in Saint-Malo

Ille-et-Vilaine: A Ferry Diverted to Cherbourg Because of a Strike Action in Saint-Malo

STRIKE ACTION: Around thirty dockers received their letter of dismissal in July from the company Saint-Malo Manutention (SMM) which will be liquidated without recovery. A ferry connecting Portsmouth to Saint-Malo, carrying more than 500 people, mostly British, could not dock this Monday morning in the normal port of Saint-Malo because of strike action, we learned from the shipping company […]

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On Sunday, April 5, 2020, two new health trains will leave from Paris to transfer 48 coronavirus patients to hospitals in Brittany.

Brittany: Two New Medical TGVs will Transfer 48 Patients from Paris to Brittany

On Sunday 5th April 2020, two new health TGV trains will leave from Paris to transfer 48, coronavirus patients, to hospitals in Brittany. Of medicalized TGV has transported 36 patients Coronavirus Covid-19 trial in serious condition Wednesday 1st April 2020 from Paris to Brittany. These were distributed among the hospitals of Rennes (Ille-et-Vilaine), Saint-Brieuc (Côtes-d’Armor) and Brest (Finistère). Two additional sanitary trains will be chartered […]

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The coronavirus has killed ten people in Brittany

Coronavirus in Brittany: Three New Deaths in the Region

ARS Bretagne registers on Thursday 19th March, a total of ten deaths related to Covid-19 in Brittany. 268 are or have been carriers of Coronavirus in the region. ARS Bretagne deplores three new deaths in Breton hospitals linked to Coronavirus Covid19 in its daily update this Thursday 19th March. Ten people have died of the virus since the first case appeared in […]

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Four cases of Coronavirus have been confirmed in Brittany

Coronavirus: Four Confirmed Cases in Brittany

The Ille-et-Vilaine Prefecture and the Regional Health Agency confirm four cases of Coronavirus in Brittany, two in Rennes and two in Brest. The first two patients were diagnosed with Coronavirus on Thursday 27th February and Friday 28th February. This is a couple, back from a trip to Egypt, who is currently hospitalized at the Brest CHRU in intensive care […]

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The Breton mayor of Langouet Daniel Cueff before the administrative court of Rennes, August 22, 2019.

In Court, Breton Mayor Defends Anti Pesticide Order to “Protect” Residents

The Breton mayor of Langouët, who was summoned to court for having issued a decree banning the use of pesticides near houses, is supported by hundreds of people. Hundreds of people gathered Thursday 22nd August 2019 before the Administrative Court of Rennes in support of the mayor of Langouët (Ille-et-Vilaine), summoned for taking a decree prohibiting the use of pesticides near […]

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Diabetes and kidney diseases: get tested free in June in Bain-de-Bretagne

Diabetes and kidney Diseases: Get Tested Free in June in Bain-de-Bretagne

A screening operation for diabetes and kidney diseases, called “silent”, will be held on Friday 21st June, 2019 at the Bain-de-Bretagne hospital (Ille-et-Vilaine). It does not concern “only those over 50”. Friday, June 21, 2019, a screening operation for diabetes and kidney disease will be held at Saint Thomas Hospital in Villeneuve de Bain – de – Bretagne (Ille-et-Vilaine) . Organised the associations […]

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The department of Finistère has been placedon yellow alert for high winds

Weather: The Wind Has Been Strong Since This Morning, Brittany on Yellow Alert

Strong winds are battering the coastline of Brittany this morning, especially in Finistère. Blame it on a depression named Martin. This department, as well as Morbihan, the Côtes d’Armor and Ille-et-Vilaine have been placed on yellow alert for violent wind, since 7pm on Saturday, and waves submersion, since 6 am, this Sunday 27th January, 2019. The department […]

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