Normandy Mayor Becomes First in France to Ban E-Cigarettes in Public Places

Mayor bans electronic cigarettes

They are all the rage and shops selling electronic cigarettes are springing up all over France but a town in Normandy has become the first to ban them from public buildings. Supporters of the cigarettes claim that they help people who … [Read more...]

First Round of Tickets for General Public for World Equestrian Games on Sale

Fifteen thousand tickets have now gone on general sale for the 2014 International Equestrian Federation (FEI) World Equestrian Games which take place in Normandy next August and September. The horse ball and endurance events are taking … [Read more...]

Woman’s Holiday Home Scam Centred in Normandy

Woman’s Holiday Home Scam Centred in Normandy

Fraud investigators are appealing to people who may be victims of a holiday home scam centred in Normandy to get in touch. A photograph of a seaside villa supposedly in Normandy was used as part of a con to get people to put down … [Read more...]

Normandy Fire Fighters on Way to Typhoon Struck Philippines

Normandy Fire Fighters on Way to Typhoon Struck Philippines

Humanitarian fire fighters based in Normandy are in the Philippines to help with the aftermath of the typhoon that has killed thousands and devastated whole towns. A week after the catastrophe struck a team of three fire fighters based … [Read more...]

Parents and Teachers in Normandy Protest Against Primary School Changes

Protest Against Primary School Changes

Parents and primary teachers throughout Normandy are protesting against plans to introduce classes on Wednesdays and say the changes need to be more user friendly. They are concerned that suddenly introducing a four and a half day week … [Read more...]