Chris Slade describes the son et lumiere presentation at the abbey of Bon Repos called "Le Pays de Conomor" in Brittany, which takes place during the first two weeks of August.
Divers off the coast of Finland in the Baltic Sea have found 30 bottles of Clicquot Champagne on the seabed that pre-date the French Revolution whilst exploting a wreck. The Champagne is apparently still drinkable, due to the cold and dark environment, and it is expected that the remaining bottles could fetch up to £45,000 at auction. At £10,000 a glass it had better be good! Read the BBC article.
If you had this money would you spend it on a bottle of Champagne? If you did, would you drink it?
Let us know.