205 November 2019 (PDF)

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205 November 2019 (PDF)
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Improve protections for Britons living in EU after Brexit, PM told

New no-deal carte website works well but what if there IS a Brexit deal?

French barrister in final push to save EU citizenship

Be ready to vote in possible December UK General election

Brexit uncovers Britons undocumented lives in France

Young British couple beat Boris Johnson's October 31 do-or-die Brexit deadline to buy dream home in France

‘My hopes for UK-French relationship after Brexit’

Briton with seat on French village council hopes for nationality after citizenship interview

Family picture heirloom hanging on kitchen wall sells for €24million

British woman who fled to France to keep her newborn son tells her heart-wrenching story

Eurostar merger with French-Belgian high-speed train operator Thalys to create high-speed European network

New French law to ban conversion therapy

Zoo hits new heights with its giraffe programme

Fostering an increasingly popular alternative to care homes for the elderly in France

English knight's iron giants could guard Brittany's shores

Village in northern France will finally get mains water, a century after post-war promise

Roadside cameras in France can now flush out uninsured vehicles

Remember... where to get your poppies in time for Remembrance Sunday

Network volunteers step in to help newcomers to France

Yes, foreigners can join French political parties - even if they cannot vote

Good news on glasses, crowns and hearing aids

What action you can take if a parcel is damaged on delivery

Make sense of ... alternative funerals

How to watch British TV in France

We visit the first state school in France that offers 100% organic meals

Inside the magical world of a self-taught ceramic artist

Your rights if previously undetected woodworm and damp are present in your new French home

Can we be charged for drains services we are not connected to in France?

Last chance for many to claim tax credits for green home improvements

Time to shut pool down for winter

65% reduction in taxe d’habitation this year

I earned €150 a month from renting out my pool

Property watch: Midi-Pyrenees

Why French love of plastic is fantastic for plumbing DIYers

Location, location rules in viager market


How much of your local tax bill goes to fund state schools in France

What we know, don't know and can't know about Brexit and its effects on expats' personal finances

Cross-border banking goes truly mobile

Is business needed to sell a few wooden hobby items?

International télépéage

How is income from UK assets taxed in France?

Crédit Mutuel and Arkéa’s divorce is close to absolute

Gilets jaunes and Brexit deny France its 100m tourist crown

The farmer who has been handed the poisoned chalice of leading France’s pitiful centre-right should learn lessons from history

Why the return of the night train is a big issue in France

The gilets jaunes changed my shopping forever...

From defence to art, Embassy is working to strengthen Franco-British ties


Interview: Music is a universal language, it unites people, says Dame Vera 

How lacemakers in Calais ended up Down Under

The pros and cons of hunting in France

Interview: Double Oscar-winner Jodie Foster: I feel inspired by cinema's first woman director

The 700-year-old village market that the Second World War could not stop

France’s favourite village is an ancient English landing site

Interview: The man who saved the peregrine falcon in France

Cosplay reality check: France’s growing band of weekend warriors with a difference

Interview: Inspiring women and Roald Dahl’s witches: it’s all in a day’s work for leading French BD writer

What's on across France in November

 How to make the perfect pate

‘I have a little idea’ ... five words that began a charity revolution in France

Picasso show illustrates artist's many talents

Popularity of healthy pulses is racing

Got it taped... the art of retro music recording

Beginner's guide to matching French wines to their ideal food partner

Mont de Marsan: A millennium of miracles ... and tourism

 + French themed crosswords and quiz! + Readers' Letters 

+ 10 pages of businesses and tradespeople serving English-speakers in France