Tour de France Gets Underway

Tour de France Gets Underway

As the Tour de France gets underway this weekend fans in Normandy are getting ready for the historic stage that will end at Mont Saint Michel on 10 July. To mark the 100th anniversary of the Tour the gendarmes, who have provided escorts … [Read more...]

Normandy High Speed Rail Link Officially Shelved

Normandy High Speed Rail Link Officially Shelved

The high speed rail link into Normandy has been officially shelved. As expected the new fast lines into Upper and Lower Normandy will not go ahead although there is an outside change they could be revived after 2030. French Prime … [Read more...]

Warnings Over Busy Roads and Burglaries in Normandy as School Holidays Start

Warnings Over Busy Roads and Burglaries in Normandy as School Holidays Start

Officials are asking drivers to take care this weekend as the holiday getaway starts, particularly in Seine-Maritime where there has been an increase in serious accidents in recent weeks. As the summer holidays start police are also … [Read more...]

Property Asking Prices in Normandy Steady

Property Asking Prices in Normandy Steady

Property asking prices in Lower Normandy have increased slightly in the last 18 months but remained more or less static in Upper Normandy, figures from estate agents show. The data provided by the property website MeilleursAgents.com … [Read more...]

Summer Sales Get Underway in Normandy

Summer Sales Get Underway in Normandy

Normandy retailers are hoping for a good summer season as they opened their doors to bargain hunters at the start of the summer sales season today (Wednesday 26 June). According to a study by CCM Benchmark Panel some 77% of consumers … [Read more...]