L’Ascension is the 40th day after Easter, ten days before Pentecost Sunday and marks the day that Jesus is believed to have ascended to heaven following his crucifixion and resurrection.
It’s that time of year again, when we need to complete our French income tax returns, work out how much tax we owe, and submit them by the deadline.
Beaches in the P-O that allow dogs in summer.
Donate any unwanted items by taking them along yourself (off the roundabout at Pollestres on the Perpignan – Le Boulou road) or arrange for larger items to be collected
The pound strengthened against the majority of its peers yesterday, lifted by renewed Brexit optimism, and Labour’s decision to support a second referendum
Where a Bank holiday falls on a Tuesday or a Thursday, many small businesses will ‘faire le pont’ (make a bridge) and take Friday or Monday off too to ;make a long weekend. This rarely applies to large shops, supermarkets etc, many of whom no longer close for most of the public holidays.
Trade in the pound was mixed in the latter half of last week as some upbeat domestic retail sales figures failed to spark broad demand in the UK currency.
British citizens resident (185 days or more) in France can continue to use their UK driving licences until they expire even in the case of a no-deal Brexit.
The British Government continues to seek a way in which the UK can leave the EU in an orderly manner and without undue delay.
France is looking at a simplified system for dealing with carte de séjour applications from the 152,000 plus British citizens living in the country.