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D-Day 75th Anniversary: Taxi Charity for Military Veterans to Carry British Veterans

D-Day 75th Anniversary: Taxi Charity for Military Veterans to Carry British Veterans

4 - 17/05/2019
They are called Graham, Franck, Frederick and they would not miss it for anything in the world. This may be the last time they will pay homage to their brothers in arms. When the London taxi procession arrives at Benouville near Pegasus Bridge, the veterans will be cheered by the crowd. "As long as I can, I'll come back,"...
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You were born on D-Day in Normandy? Your testimony is precious

You were born on D-Day in Normandy? Your testimony is precious

4 - 14/05/2019
All those born on the day of disembarkation have a memorable birthday. A collection of testimonies related to this unique day of birth is the idea of the journalist Lou Benoist to create an exhibition, a book and a documentary.   Born June 6, 1944 A symbolic date if ever there was one. To be born on an historic day...
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The city of Saint-Nazaire is looking for greeters

The city of Saint-Nazaire is looking for greeters

6 - 13/05/2019
Do you know Saint-Nazaire like the back of your hand and want to share it with tourists? The greeters offer, launched by the Tourist Office of Saint-Nazaire, will fit you like a glove.   The greeter pioneers The movement was born in New York in 1992. It was meant to improve the image of the Big Apple, deemed dangerous,...
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In the Aube, the crocodile is showing its teeth: Lacoste reinforces its presence in Buchères

In the Aube, the crocodile is showing its teeth: Lacoste reinforces its presence in Buchères

5 - 30/04/2019
The crocodile is doing very well. Lacoste recorded a 26% growth in sales to reach a turnover of 3.1 billion euros in 2018. A group that has ambition for its brand and for the Aube region, poised to enter the very elite class of the three world centers of Lacoste manufacturing.   A European platform In Buchères,...
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The Ouest-France newspaper mobilizes for D-Day with its series "War in the eyes of the Normans"

The Ouest-France newspaper mobilizes for D-Day with its series "War in the eyes of the Normans"

4 - 20/04/2019
Two sequences are currently available out of the thirty episodes developed and produced in collaboration with the Fabrique de Patrimoines in Normandy, from personal images of Normans. On the Ouest-France website, an original and moving testimony, filmed by locals and narrated by historians.   Ouest-France, custodian of...
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The footballer Gaëtane Thiney, native of Troyes, prepares for the Women's World Cup from June 7 to July 7, 2019

The footballer Gaëtane Thiney, native of Troyes, prepares for the Women's World Cup from June 7 to July 7, 2019

5 - 19/04/2019
As interest in women's football skyrockets, Gaëtane Thiney has no intention to be sidelined in June 2019   An attacker who likes challenges If at first you don't succeed, Troyes, Troyes again. Although Gaëtane experienced two difficult periods (June 2015- September 2016), the leader of the Blues is...
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The Soufflet malting company continues its international expansion and sets up shop in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

The Soufflet malting company continues its international expansion and sets up shop in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

5 - 02/04/2019
The small grain business in the French Aube department has come a long way over 60 years. Soufflet is a key player today in barley growing in 19 countries. On March 13, 2019, it laid the foundation stone of its Ethiopian plant which is expected to produce 80,000 metric tons (78,736 imperial tons) of malt by 2020   A country...
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In Saint-Nazaire, Chantiers de l'Atlantique open their school

In Saint-Nazaire, Chantiers de l'Atlantique open their school

6 - 20/03/2019
Though the maritime sector has the wind in its sails and is inundated with orders, it is struggling to find its skilled workforce. To meet the growing demand, only one solution: treat the problem at source by creating its own training program in the heart of Chantiers de l'Atlantique .   The success story of Chantiers...
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Caen-Palma de Mallorca: an air link starting April 9, 2019

Caen-Palma de Mallorca: an air link starting April 9, 2019

4 - 17/03/2019
The Volotea company is anything but a beginner. After Bastia, Figari, Ajaccio, Toulouse and Marseille, it is now the turn of Palma de Mallorca to be served from Caen Carpiquet airport.   A first international connection At 1 hour 50 from the city of Caen, the largest of the Balearic Islands will dazzle you for a moderate...
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In the spring of 2019, Cherbourg's Cité de la Mer invites us to dive into its new space, the Ocean of the future

In the spring of 2019, Cherbourg's Cité de la Mer invites us to dive into its new space, the Ocean of the future

1 - 11/03/2019
With 4 million visitors, La Cité de la Mer, created in 2002, is one of the major European sites of the sea. In spring 2019, it widens its horizon again with a new permanent exhibition of 1400 m² on 3 floors, including 17 aquariums, entirely dedicated to the ocean.   An adventure designed as a declaration of...
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