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In Caen, the shop C& Choux is a treat for young and old

In Caen, the shop C& Choux is a treat for young and old

4 - 12/09/2019
Do you know how to puff a choux pastry like they do in Caen? It's a piece of cake for Anthony who knows how to roll the dough in his workshop/shop C& Choux. This temple of gluttony has been pampering the taste buds of Caen locals for over 6 years.   Choux pastry in all shapes and sizes Judging by the interruptions...
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400 permanent job vacancies and a giant recruitment campaign organized by Chantiers de l'Atlantique

400 permanent job vacancies and a giant recruitment campaign organized by Chantiers de l'Atlantique

6 - 03/08/2019
Know-how and word of mouth are at the heart of a poster campaign orchestrated by Chantiers de l'Atlantique to meet their need for manpower in 2019.   Guaranteeing the future of the naval sector With its full order backlog for the coming decade, one of the world's leading shipbuilders plans to recruit 400 people...
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The world's most powerful offshore wind turbine was unveiled on July 12 in Saint-Nazaire

The world's most powerful offshore wind turbine was unveiled on July 12 in Saint-Nazaire

6 - 03/08/2019
Super Haliade -X-12MW the monster of the seas is a new species, far from endangered, and very welcome news for the French renewable energy sector. The American giant, General Electric Renewable Energy will invest 270 million euros to develop and produce this 12-megawatt turbine in France.   It is still hard to imagine...
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For its 49th edition, the Lorient Interceltic Festival offers daycare for your children

For its 49th edition, the Lorient Interceltic Festival offers daycare for your children

2 - 19/07/2019
From August 2 to 11, 2019, Are you dreaming of being able to enjoy the Festival Interceltique de Lorient (FIL) at your own pace? Enjoying the attractions as you see fit and letting your wishes be your guide? It's possible, no strings attached! In partnership with the FSCF (Sports and Cultural Federation of France), the festival...
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On July 12, 2019 in Cherbourg, President Emmanuel Macron inaugurated the Suffren, first Barracuda-class submarine

On July 12, 2019 in Cherbourg, President Emmanuel Macron inaugurated the Suffren, first Barracuda-class submarine

1 - 16/07/2019
Barracudas have long teeth and the Rubis know it well. Le Suffren, the SNA (nuclear attack submarine), a new generation of the Barracuda class, is a hunter sized for combat. It will replace its Rubis ancestors which have served valiantly since the 80s: Le Saphir has just returned to its home port of Cherbourg to be dismantled.   A...
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For the 8th edition of the "Preferred Village of the French", Saint-Vaast-La-Hougue wins the laurels

For the 8th edition of the "Preferred Village of the French", Saint-Vaast-La-Hougue wins the laurels

1 - 07/07/2019
2019, year of... Normandy! The region meets with unanimous acclaim and will be the most popular destination of summer 2019. Between the ranking of Le Point which places Cherbourg at the top of the list of the most attractive Normandy cities, Stéphane Bern's program now awards Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue the "Preferred Village...
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Le Saphir, French nuclear submarine, will be dismantled in Cherbourg

Le Saphir, French nuclear submarine, will be dismantled in Cherbourg

1 - 04/07/2019
This is the second in the series of six French nuclear attack submarines. A member of the Rubis class, this technological gem will lay down its arms after 35 years of loyal service.   The nuclear attack submarine, Saphir, registration 602, is heading home. The nuclear attack submarine built in Cherbourg in 1979 is undertaking...
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For the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Normandy, the cavalry will parade at Montormel

For the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Normandy, the cavalry will parade at Montormel

4 - 02/07/2019
The association "Living History of the German Cavalry" revives a little-known episode of the Battle of Normandy by paying homage to the horses used by the German army. We often imagine the Wehrmacht as being the fully motorized. But its structural problems of oil supply led it to use horses heavily during the war. Horse...
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In Calvados, Mondeville schedules festivities all summer long to celebrate the 75th anniversary of D-Day

In Calvados, Mondeville schedules festivities all summer long to celebrate the 75th anniversary of D-Day

4 - 26/06/2019
From June 3 to August 31, 2019, the municipality of Mondeville celebrates peace. The Védie quarry, the refuge of the population at the height of the bombing of the summer of '44, is unveiled to the public on June 15.   A region caught in a whirlwind The Caen region has been in the spotlight since the kick-off...
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Cherbourg leads the Normandy region in the Le Point special edition ranking of the most attractive cities in France

Cherbourg leads the Normandy region in the Le Point special edition ranking of the most attractive cities in France

1 - 24/06/2019
The beautiful Cotentin has assets in its Channel and wins the 15th position among agglomerations from 80,000 to 250,000 inhabitants, in front of Le Havre and Caen. Combining dynamism and quality of life, Cherbourg dominates the Normandy region.   It is a very coveted place. When the weeklies (Le Point, L'Express) release...
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