News in Brief: Traffic, High Tides, Flooding Costs, Car Sharing

News in Brief: Traffic, High Tides, Flooding Costs, Car Sharing

Busy weekend on the roads Extra police patrols will be out on roads in Normandy this weekend as it is one of the busiest for returning holiday makers. A spokesman for Upper Normandy said that the patrols will be checking on speeding, … [Read more...]

Mont Saint Michel to Become an Island Again This Week

Mont Saint Michel to Become an Island Again This Week

High tides in the next couple of days mean that top Normandy landmark Mont Saint Michel will become a true island again. Because of the dredging work being done to construct a new elevated foot bridge to the famous tourist site the car … [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...]