Normandy: Between Cotentin and the Channel Islands, Crossings will Resume around August 18th

Due to technical problems, crossings between North Cotentin (Normandy) and the Channel Islands are interrupted. The company Manche Iles Express announces restarting on August 18th. Since the end of July, links between the Channel Islands and the ports of Diélette and Carteret (Normandy) have been interrupted . Due to a technical problem on its boats, and in particular …

A Passenger Suffering from Pain Aboard a Ferry off Le Havre was Evacuated by Helicopter

On the night of August 3rd to 4th, 2018, a passenger aboard the Mont-Saint-Michel ferry complaining of stomach pain was evacuated by helicopter off Le Havre (Seine-Maritime) On the night of Friday 3rd to Saturday 4th August 2018, around midnight, the maritime prefecture of the Channel and the North Sea was warned by the Regional Operational …

Thunderstorms: Eight North West Departments Placed on Orange Alert

In its latest warning bulletin, Meteo France reports that eight departments of the North West have been placed on orange alert for severe weather and thunderstorms. Eight departments of Pays de la Loire , Normandy and Brittany were placed in orange vigilance for severe weather and thunderstorms. This is what Meteo France announced in its last warning bulletin at 4pm on Friday 8th June. “Little mobile …

Normandy: A Deer Visits the Retirement Residence near Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouët

The seniors of the residence Les Hirondelles, Grandparigny near Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouët (Manche) received a surprising visit on Monday 21st May, 2018. That of a deer. Unusual scene this Monday 21st May 21 at 12.49pm. An unusual visitor was seen at the Swallows’ Home in Grandparigny , near Saint-Hilaire-du-Harcouët . A deer has entered this residence for the elderly. The animal seems to be very discreet. Contacted, …

Hot in Normandy: Several Cities Beat Heat Records

Heat records for a month of April were reached on April 19th, 2018, in Normandy. A high temperature that will last, before a sharp decline on Tuesday 24th April. The sun hit hard and the mercury climbed high Thursday, April 19, 2018. Meteo France has even recorded  monthly temperature records everywhere in Normandy , such as Rouen (Seine-Maritime), Lisieux ,  Deauville (Calvados) or Valognes (Manche) . That is to say, it …

Normandy: Accident Between a School Bus and a Car, Two Injured

An accident between a school bus and a car occurred on Tuesday 17th April, 2018, in Mortain-Bocage (Manche). A school bus and a car collided on Tuesday , April 17th, 2018 , around 4.30pm, in Mortain-Bocage, Normandy. The accident occurred at Clairet, at the crossroads between the Barenton-Mortain and Le Teilleul-Mortain axes. A car from the Teilleul collided with …

Weather in Normandy: Showers, Thunderstorms and a Hint of Sunshine this Weekend

On the menu in Normandy this weekend of April 14th and 15th, 2018, a true mix of the weather! Showers, sunshine and thunderstorms will orchestrate a weather broom well in season. The weekend of Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th April 2018 , there will be something for everyone! The temperatures will not fall, but the heavens themselves, will offer …