News in Brief: Avranches Bomb, Chausey Rescue, Jamie Oliver, Danone 100, Fishy Business

News in Brief: Avranches Bomb, Chausey Rescue, Jamie Oliver, Danone 100, Fishy Business

Avranches Bomb The centre of the town of Avranches in the south of Normandy will be evacuated on Sunday 23 of June when a recently found Second World War bomb will be disposed off. Residents and businesses in a 400 meter radius of where … [Read more...]

The Tour de France costing Normandy towns and councils almost €400,000 to stage

The Tour de France costing Normandy towns and councils almost €400,000 to stage

The eleventh stage of the world famous Tour de France cycle race takes place in Normandy from Avranches to Mont Saint Michel on 10 July but it doesn’t come cheap at almost €400,000. The host of each stage pays a series of fees to the … [Read more...]