First Spring Tides Set to Attract Thousands to Normandy Beaches

Normandy Offshore Wind Farm Meeting in Arromanches Tonight in English

Thousands of people are expected on the beaches of Normandy this weekend as the first of this year’s Spring tides make perfect conditions for shellfish gathering known as pêche à pied. For a third year running a special environmental … [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...]

News in Brief: New Museum, English Debate, Fishing Fork, Deauville Films

News in Brief: New Museum, English Debate, Fishing Fork, Deauville Films

New WW2 Museum The first of a series of new museums connected with the Second World War in Normandy has opened. The Overlord Museum next to the American Cemetery a Colleville-sur-Mer has a collection of 10,000 pieces including 35 tanks and … [Read more...]