Yellow Vests Act X: 84 000 Protesters in the Street, some Localised Clashes

Act X Yellow Vests, this Saturday, was followed by about 84,000 protesters, according to the latest count. Apart from a few localised clashes, the mobilisation was calmer. A record mobilization in Toulouse, calm in Paris, dotted with clashes in Bordeaux : thousands of “yellow vests” demonstrated Saturday for their tenth day of action , a few days after the launch by Emmanuel …

Yellow Vests: Death of a Protestor in Rennes? The Prefecture of Ille-et-Vilaine Denies

Rumors are circulating on social networks, reporting the death of a protester Vest yellow, Rennes. The prefecture denies and evokes a woman suffering from discomfort The rumor circulated on social networks this Saturday afternoon. According to several tweets or Facebook posts, a protester would have died at the gathering of yellow vests , this Saturday in Rennes . The prefecture of Ille-et-Vilaine formally …

Bomb Alert on an EasyJet Lyon-Rennes Flight: The Plane Makes a U-turn

An easyJet aircraft, which left Lyon for Rennes on Friday 18th January, 2019, had to turn around after a bomb threat. An easyJet aircraft, which left Lyon for Rennes on Friday afternoon, turned back in flight over Clermont-Ferrand after a bomb threat . INCIDENT: easyJet #U24319 Lyon to Rennes (Airbus A319 G-EZDA) squawked 7700 General Emergency and has just returned …

Ille-et-Vilaine: Six Speed Radars Attacked by the “Yellow Vests”

Calls to attack radars are multiplying on social networks by sympathisers Vests yellow. In Ille-et-Vilaine, at least four radars have been hit today. In Ille-et-Vilaine, after snail operations on the roads, the Yellow Vests are now planning to “lose money to the state. “ According to our information, at least six radars were attacked today in the department. The radars …

Rennes: A New Connection to Geneva Airport with EasyJet

The Rennes airport opened this Monday 29th October, 2018 a new route to Geneva in Switzerland. Targeted clientele: tourists attracted by skiing and business passengers. And two! A little more than six months after launching a line to Lyon, the low-cost British airline easyJet is repeating. On Monday 29th October 2018, Rennes airport welcomed the first passengers of a new …

Pays de la Loire: The Rennes-Retiers Train Line will be well and Truly Renovated

The SCNF line between Rennes and Retiers (Ille-et-Vilaine) will be renovated. Nothing is yet recorded for the section until Châteaubriant (Loire-Atlantique). The Accret , the Citizen Association Châteaubriant-Rennes by train, received a letter dated October 11, 2018, from Christophe Mirmand, prefect of Ille-et-Vilaine : it was about the future of the train line Rennes (Ille-et-Vilaine) – Châteaubriant (Loire-Atlantique) . The Accret is mobilized indeed …

Rennes: Airport Records Record Passenger Traffic in June

TRANSPORT: Since the beginning of the year, traffic at Rennes airport has increased significantly by 15% It’s not just les Bleus who are champions . In June, the airport of Rennes saw some 83,246 passengers pass, thus beating its monthly traffic record, reports Le Télégramme . Since the beginning of the year, passenger traffic has also risen by 15%, with nearly …

150 to 200 Railway Workers and Citizens Mobilized to Defend the SNCF Châteaubriant-Rennes Line

150 to 200 people demonstrated on Wednesday 27th June in front of the station of Châteaubriant (Loire-Atlantique), to rescue the rail link to Rennes. If the 150 to 200 railwaymen gathered on the forecourt of the station of Châteaubriant  (Loire-Atlantique) have, above all, put forward their fight in course against the railway reform carried out by the …

University of Rennes 2 Blocked Again, Cancelled Exams

This Thursday morning, between 200 to 300 people blocked the University of Rennes 2 and prevented the holding of exams. The Presidency has cancelled them and strongly condemns this action. The exams , scheduled to begin this Thursday at the University of Rennes 2 , are “cancelled” announced the presidency of the university in a message to students. Un groupe …