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...]

Normandy Farmer Recalls 1944 Explosion After Bomb is Found 70 Years On

Normandy Farmer Recalls 1944 Explosion After Bomb is Found 70 Years On

For one retired farmer in Normandy it has come as no surprise that yet another unexploded American bomb from the Second World War has been found in a field where he used to play and work. Andre Giard farmed at Monthuchon near Coutances … [Read more...]