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Cherbourg-en-Cotentin is the third best managed medium-sized city in France, according to a ranking published in Le Point

Cherbourg-en-Cotentin is the third best managed medium-sized city in France, according to a ranking published in Le Point

1 - 05/02/2020
The Ifrap Foundation, an expert in deciphering public policies, unveils its list of the best managed cities with more than 65,000 inhabitants,  in France. In the "medium-sized cities" category (between 80,000 and 107,565 inhabitants), Cherbourg is on the third step of the podium, behind Colombes and Versailles. Ranking...
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In Calvados, the city of Caen is in the Top 10 green cities of France

In Calvados, the city of Caen is in the Top 10 green cities of France

4 - 05/02/2020
Caen is the only city in Normandy to be included in the top 10 of the Green Cities Observatory (Observatoire des villes vertes, OVV), unveiled on Tuesday, February 4, 2020. Good news for the city of Caen which has highlighted its natural spaces. Analyze the policies of municipalities in the maintenance of their natural spaces The...
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François Demoulin took over the management of the Naval Group site in Lorient since January 1, 2020

François Demoulin took over the management of the Naval Group site in Lorient since January 1, 2020

2 - 20/01/2020
As part of his new duties, the new director of Naval Group of Lorient will lead the implementation of surface vessel programs and continue the industrial transformation of the site. An exceptional man This 53-year-old graduate of Polytechnique, general engineer of armaments, made his mark at the Mediterranean test Centre where...
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From March 22nd to March 29th, 2020, the city of Lorient will host the 12th edition of the Pêcheurs du Monde (Fishermen of the World) festival

From March 22nd to March 29th, 2020, the city of Lorient will host the 12th edition of the Pêcheurs du Monde (Fishermen of the World) festival

2 - 13/01/2020
Unique in Europe, this meeting between film professionals and sea workers brings together more than 3,000 participants every year to discuss the challenges facing the oceans and the world in the Pays de Lorient. Anchored in Morbihan, the festival goes around the world The Pêcheurs du Monde festival was born out of an...
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The next Studies Forum of the Union-IHEDN will be held Friday, January 17, 2020 in Lorient

The next Studies Forum of the Union-IHEDN will be held Friday, January 17, 2020 in Lorient

2 - 08/01/2020
The lycée Dupuy de Lôme in the city of Lorient will host the forum of the Institute of Higher Studies of National Defence on the theme "From the national narrative to the national project, the foundations of the spirit of defence". What is the IHEDN? For more than 80 years, this public institution,...
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Legallais is the first company in Normandy to win the label "Great Place To Work"

Legallais is the first company in Normandy to win the label "Great Place To Work"

4 - 03/01/2020
Awarded in 2018 by the Great Place To Work label where it was ranked 16th, Legallais the company specialized in hardware and tools has the well-being of its employees coded in its DNA. A source of pride for its 971 employees and its director Philippe Nantermoz, as well as for the city of Caen.   An exemplary development Created...
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Near Caen, a Micro-Folie digital museum has just opened in Colombelles in the community space of the Grande Halle

Near Caen, a Micro-Folie digital museum has just opened in Colombelles in the community space of the Grande Halle

4 - 02/01/2020
To discover the collections of 12 founding national museums (*) and to guarantee access to culture for all, this digital museum is an emotional hub that enlivens the Norman territory. The concept of Micro-Madness Inspired by the Folies in Paris' Parc de la Villette, the innovative Micro-Folie project, led by the Ministry...
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In Lorient, the NGO Rewild buys the Pont-Scorff zoo

In Lorient, the NGO Rewild buys the Pont-Scorff zoo

2 - 29/12/2019
The 560 wild animals at the Pont-Scorff zoo in Lorient could regain their freedom thanks to the investment of the environmental NGO Rewild Rescue and its online fundraising.   A world premiere For the NGO behind the project, it sounds like a Christmas story, but the reality goes far beyond fiction.  688,363€...
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The Epi fish market in Cherbourg could be included in Stéphane Bern's Heritage Mission

The Epi fish market in Cherbourg could be included in Stéphane Bern's Heritage Mission

1 - 29/12/2019
Will "Mr Heritage" go on a mission to save the former Cherbourg Fish Auction, which has been scheduled for demolition for several years? Stéphane Bern has shown interest in studying the case of this heritage dear to the heart of the Cherbourg natives since the 1950s.   Mission "Heritage at risk" Since...
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The city of Caen has been promoted "tourist municipality" since 11 December 2019

The city of Caen has been promoted "tourist municipality" since 11 December 2019

4 - 21/12/2019
Thanks to this valuable label, the city of Caen, "tourist municipality," has now joined the 1,300 communities already recognized in 2019. This good news rewards the city of Caen's vitality Awarded by prefectoral order for a five-year term, the "tourist municipality" label, defined by articles L. 133-11...
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