The French government has issued an extension for contrôle technique’s due on light vehicles during the confinement period.
The British Embassy in France appeals to British travellers to return home. Please note this advice is not for British Nationals resident in France who should stay at home and follow the advice of the French government.
If you’re looking for a bit of indulgence give this classic tarte au chocolat recipe a go. Super crispy sweet shortcrust pastry married with a rich and decadent chocolate ganache is simple but hard to beat.
26 things to do to keep busy during coronavirus quarantine.
Covid-19 symptoms : an online test is now available to identify and orientate you to the health service most adapted to your condition. Step by step translation provided.
One of their great writers, Jean de La Fontaine, produced French versions of fables, in verse and with illustrations. There are twelve volumes, with stories such as The Ant and the Grasshopper, told with elegance, wit and verve, in simple French which is usually easy to understand today. Each teaches a lesson about our relationships with society.
The current sanitary crisis has encouraged community initiatives, neighbourly behaviour, kindness and support… but also scams!
The latest attestation de déplacement and justificatif de déplacement professionnel can be downloaded from the government website here (copy available with English translation- select the .doc file entitled DOWNLOAD).
Nettles are local, they are fresh, they are free – and they are particularly rich in vitamin C and iron. In medieval times, they were used to treat pain in joints, and as a diuretic.
April is the month when things in the garden really begin to grow. In February and March there seemed to be plenty of time: in April as the ground warms up, the garden comes along in a rush. So it is time to catch up with your jobs.