Swimming Pool Safety Regulations in France

France has the world’s highest rate of infant death by drowning in swimming pools.   All swimming pools  have to comply to the following: Enclosed by a solid fence that is a minimum of 1m20 high; it must not be […]

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On-Line Advertising in France

You are spoilt for choice when it comes to advertising your French business, French property or gite rental in France,  there are many free French advertising websites and others which cost a small fortune to advertise on. Obviously some of […]

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Canal Du Midi France – Cycling Touring Distance Map.

Linking the Mediterranean Sea to the Atlantic Ocean, the Canal du Midi is an exceptional achievement, so exceptional that it’s been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site. For  classic rides in the Languedoc that are easy to follow and […]

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Translation into English of French Auto Entrepreneur Scheme

 English translation of the French auto-entrepreneur system There is a website with an English translation of the French auto entrepreneur scheme, which will be very helpful for those of you wanting to know about this system. You can down load […]

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Free property seminar in Jossellin Brittany France 4th Feb 2014

If you are in our around Josselin Brittany on the 4th Feb 2014 then you are welcome to attend a free seminar hosted by the  Club Cricket de l’Oust at The Centre Culturel Josselin – Rue Pont Mareuc 56120 Josselin. […]

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The France Show – Earls Court London 17th-19th Jan 2014

Find all you need to know about France at the France show at London’s Earls Court this January 2014. Lots of FREE advice from the French property and legal experts, with many useful seminars taking place through out the show. […]

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France voted favorite country by top travel writers

In a recent survey France was voted the top county for holiday’s by leading travel writers. Top airline was British Airways, with Virgin Atlantic a close second. Top holiday site 101 Holidays  conducted their biggest ever survey of the UK’s […]

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Healthcare to cost more for Expats in France

BRITISH early retirees who move to France may have to take out private health insurance from the moment they arrive – after the UK government announced today that it would stop paying their healthcare costs. The UK Department of Health […]

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Are you a fan of French Authors?

Gallic books Gallic books makes the very best French writing available to English-speaking readers. With their in-house translation team,they also work with some of the most respected translators in the business. In 2014 they are delighted to be working with […]

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Gites and villa owners in France and Spain could face new taxes

Thousands of Brits with holiday homes in Spain and France may be banned from renting them out to tourists if new stricter laws take effect.  This is yet another draconian proposal by European governments to try and raise even more […]

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