Appeal Launched to Indentify War Wreck Found on Normandy Beach

Appeal Launched to Indentify War Wreck Found on Normandy Beach

Tourism officials in Granville, on the west coast of Normandy, have launched an appeal to find out the origins of a huge piece of metal that appeared on the beach during recent low tides. The piece first emerged about three hundred … [Read more...]

Volunteers Wanted for Art Work on D-Day Beach in Normandy

Volunteers Wanted for Art Work on D-Day Beach in Normandy

Two British based sculptors are looking for volunteers to take part in creating an art work on a D-Day beach in Normandy in September. They want to create 9,000 sand drawings on the beach at Arromanches to represent each man who died … [Read more...]

Maritime Prefecture Issues Warning Over Fast Tides on Normandy Coast

Maritime Prefecture Issues Warning Over Fast Tides on Normandy Coast

People going to the beach along the Normandy coast this week are being reminded that there are extreme high and low tides which can catch people out. The Maritime Prefecture says beach goers should take extra care as the tide can come in … [Read more...]

Summer Arrives at Last in Normandy

Summer Arrives at Last in Normandy

Summer is due to arrive properly at last in Normandy this weekend with weather forecasters predicting warm and sunny weather for the next few weeks with some parts seeing 30 degrees. It will be particularly welcome for the tourism … [Read more...]

Chic Le Havre Beach Huts Celebrate the City’s Sailing Heritage

Chic Le Havre Beach Huts Celebrate the City’s Sailing Heritage

At this time every year owners of beach huts all over Normandy get out the sandpaper and the paint to spruce them up in time for summer. But owners of huts in Le Havre can take a different approach as each year the city’s tourism … [Read more...]