Hundreds Rescued From Broken Down Train in Normandy Tunnel

Hundreds of people have been rescued from a train in Normandy

Hundreds of people have been rescued from a train in Normandy after it broke down in a tunnel. No one was injured but a seven month pregnant woman was taken to hospital as a precaution. The Intercity train from Paris to Rouen was stuck … [Read more...]

Normandy Sea Rescue Helicopter Helps in Search for Missing British Couple

Normandy Sea Rescue Helicopter Helps in Search for Missing British Couple

French sea rescue services from Normandy helped with the emergency search for a British couple after their light aircraft ditched into the sea a few miles from Jersey. The couple were named as businessman Carl Whitely and his wife Kathryn … [Read more...]

Warning to Boat Users as Three Go Missing off the Normandy Coast

Coastguards in Normandy have issued warnings to everyone taking to the sea in the current hot spell to take care and make sure they are well equipped. The warning comes as a major sea search is underway off the west coast of Normandy … [Read more...]

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...]

French Crew Return Home After Sailor Disappears off Normandy Coast

French Crew Return Home After Sailor Disappears off Normandy Coast

Mystery still surrounds the disappearance of a French sailor who fell overboard at the weekend from a yacht off the north west coast of Normandy. Rene Morvan, aged 63, is said to have fallen off the Le Jouvente in the early hours of … [Read more...]