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​INTERVIEW: New Zealand rugby legend Dan Carter talks life in France, learning the language - and settling into a very different culture

  • Making sense of private schools in France and why the fees are low
  • INTERVIEW: How author Jacqueline Yallop became a pig farmer in France
  • The oldest surviving cinema in the world is in France and still showing films


  • How will the new French 'PAYE' tax rate be calculated? How will this work with pensions schemes based in the UK?
  • What if mutuelle top-up is refused because I am over 75?
  • Are unmarked speed camera cars photographing drivers? 
  • Complications of capital gains tax between two countries
  • Cost effective wifi when living on a canal boat
  • BREXIT: Points for second-home owners in France
  • Best way to transfer money for a summer trip to the UK
  • ​What natural remedies help against harmful caterpillars?
  • Can my employer force me to get a carte de séjour?
  • French nationality claim held up by birth certificate spelling error
  • What happens if I am caught speeding in a company vehicle?
  • My operation in France: fused discs
  • Property watch: Buying in Burgundy


  • Meet the Vélocipédia dandies still on a roll
  • How swords and miracles bring the crowds to Rocamadour
  • ASTRONOMY Where to enjoy a summer stargazing break
  • Purrs for thought: the attraction of cat cafés
  • RECIPES Summer treats from a Burgundy cookery school
  • Take our gastronomic Tour de France!
  • Gardening: Hooray for the helenium in July
  • HISTORY Marie-Antoine Carême, France's first celebrity chef
  • En saison: What to eat in July, from crabs to nectarines
  • INTERIORS How to combine comfort with nostalgia at home


  • Bilingual crosswords + quiz + readers’ letters + books and films + events + lots, lots more


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