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The idea is to inform you about what's going on in France in terms of news as well as entertain you (hopefully) with a selection of features that shed a little light on the country as well as on the French people (No, they are not rude as some suggest. It's just a big misunderstanding.

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Good afternoon from a rainy Paris,

Here are a few articles about France to read and share today if you wish.


Today's news is about weather and prisons. Firstly parts of France are on flood alert, including Normandy and the River Seine has burst its banks in Paris.

And the French prison system is mired in crisis as guards blockade around 100 jails.


Have you suffered culture shock in France? Here's a look at some of the Gallic customs and character traits to be prepared for, thanks to Youtuber Rosie McCarthy.

We also take a look at 10 of the best novels about life in rural France to get on your reading lists this summer.


And finally here's a look at seven things you need to know before you buy that house in France.

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Ben McPartland (Editor of The Local France)