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Covid complications causing concerns

Martin and Nadine haven’t been to France since January, and Covid complications certainly are an issue and a constant worry. It seems sorting out a ferry crossing isn’t the only hurdle. Is it better to go or to cancel?

Requirements for driving in France – Breath Test Kits

On 1st July 2012, a law was introduced in France: all drivers had to carry a breath test kit in their car. Find out why and if or how that law was implemented. Read more about the driving requirements in France.

Kouign-amann vs Lardy cake

Kouign-amann is a beautiful, buttery, traditional Breton cake. During the current lockdown, unable to travel to Brittany, we have found an alternative: the British lardy cake. Read on.

Exporting a UK-bought LHD car to France

Is it possible or indeed practical to buy a LHD car in the UK, originally registered in Poland, and then import it to France? Are there guidelines to be followed?

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The November 2010 Newsletter

Clocks have changed on both sides of the Channel and it’s certainly starting to feel more Autumnal these past few weeks. We’re off to France for a couple of weeks in November, having convinced ourselves we aren’t going to get caught without fuel or have our ferry turned away at Caen Ouistreham due to the industrial action. I hope you weren’t impacted too much by the recent action. I have made my own views about retirement age increase known on the blog in my response to Nicola’s Sarkozy v Oil Refinery Workers post. If you were impacted, or if you have a view, why not add your comments too?

Read our November Newsletter