A sneak peek inside August edition of Connexion

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2 July 2019

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 Here is a sneak preview of what's inside:

  • INTERVIEW: French freediving champion Guillaume Néry
  • NO DEAL BREXIT: MPs told of 'country lottery' for Britons abroad - how does France fare? 
    + Calais boss 'we're ready for Brexit' and yes, of course freight must have correct papers
  • Is France close to a sixth Republic?
  • Location of 21 new windfarm projects
  • Update on claiming back social charges as a non-resident
  • Where to sit a language test for French nationality
  • Carte de séjour: how long before you get an answer?
  • Gilets jaunes: Turbulent times ahead
  • 5 financial myths about France
  • COMMENT: Why French birth certificates are great
  • Being a native English-speaker does not make your child top in English
  • Hire a car or van for €1 
  • Confusion over registering a foreign car
  • Is taxe d’habitation still in place?
  • Your tax statement is on its way - what you need it for 
  • Restaurants in push to lose ‘bad employer’ label
  • The truth behind recent crop circles
  • Franco-British literary festival is back 
  • Tax-efficient tips for a move to France
  • Property watch: Aquitaine
  • Stone masons are in demand - how do you become one? 
  • Rural railway stations are changing track
  • Barn conversions - from dream to paperwork to reality
  • DIY: The secrets of shutters
  • Divorce and joint ownership of a French home
  • S1s and social charge exemptions


  • The best film locations in France
  • Napoleon: winner and loser in Europe's game of thrones
  • Open Gardens to visit
  • New generation for 239-year-old French pastels firm
  • What's On across France 
  • The secret of French bread
  • Bilingual crosswords + quiz + readers’ letters + books and films + events + lots, lots more

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