Monday, August 21, 2017

Motorists brace for very busy and extended weekend

A bank holiday in France on Monday, August 14, will extend by one day the busiest weekend on French roads as July holidaymakers head...

Pensioner hits scaffolding, road closed

A road in Beausoleil was closed to traffic in both directions on Tuesday morning after an elderly motorist lost control of his vehicle and...

Music student kept watch gift

Monaco’s criminal court has heard that a gifted music student from Beausoleil diverted a valuable watch and failed to give it to the intended...

Low-flying aircraft causes alarm

Another low-flying aircraft incident has shaken residents and tourists in Nice on Monday and an investigation has been opened by France’s Directorate General of...

Over the limit twice in one week

A Luxembourg national has been stopped twice in one week while driving his Lamborghini while over the drink-driving limit. The driver was first stopped at...

“Lucifer” heatwave hits parts of Europe

Meteoalarm, the European weather hub, has issued "red" warnings for 10 countries. This highest grade of alerts is for parts of Europe, including Greece, Spain,...

Women’s volleyball team seeks sponsors

Monaco’s female volleyball players are in urgent need of a major sponsor, having finished in second place in the French second league at the...

Sassy bandits bagged on return to scene of crime

Two thieves who stole a valuable handbag in Monaco on May 18 have been sent to jail. The scene of the crime was outside...