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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 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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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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"Le Coin du motard" in Saint-Sauveur-la-Pommeraye builds the bike of your dreams

"Le Coin du motard" in Saint-Sauveur-la-Pommeraye builds the bike of your dreams

4 - 17/12/2018
When an ex-Parisian freshly landed in the Channel meets a veteran mechanic resident for 20 years in the region, what do they have to say to one another? They tell bike stories! Between the young artistic director Julien Ly and the technician Sylvain Binard, the complementarity is calculated in rotations / minute. For a year now,...
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The Stade Malherbe Caen launches its women's section in the autumn of 2019

The Stade Malherbe Caen launches its women's section in the autumn of 2019

4 - 14/12/2018
So that girls can dream of, enjoy and make a living from football while building the women's football of tomorrow! Like Norway's Ada Hegerberg who plays for OL (l’Olympique Lyonnais), the first player in history to win a Ballon d’or in 2018, or Laure Boulleau who plays for PSG (Paris Saint Germain), football...
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The Calvados (Normandy region): 10 reasons to stay

The Calvados (Normandy region): 10 reasons to stay

4 - 24/02/2017
  In the heart of the Normandy region, Calvadosiens are waiting for you to discover the sweetness of living between sea and countryside. With its gastronomy, places rich with history, like the Memorial of Caen, and its nature resplendent with wonders, Calvados has plenty of surprises for you.   Top 10 reasons to visit...
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