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News France » Brittany: Why Brittany and Normandy make for the best motorcycle holiday

News channel or source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/spain-france-driving-routes/motorcycle-holidays-in-brittany/
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

make for ideal holidays on two wheels North-west France is a region well suited to motorcycle touring. Normandy and Brittany are blessed with miles of dramatic scenery, from clifftop routes high above the crashing Atlantic to quiet, tree-lined lanes ...

News France » Brittany: Google and Facebook unveil big investments in France

News channel or source: https://www.cnbc.com/2018/01/22/financial-times-google-and-facebook-unveil-big-investments-in-france.html
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

The first of these will be based in Rennes, Brittany, and will open in the first half of this year with the aim of training more than 100,000 people each year. “We’re happy to contribute to France’s progress towards becoming a global champion of ...

News France » Brittany: Airports schmairports: A boat to Brittany the way to go for summer hols in France

News channel or source: http://www.irishnews.com/lifestyle/2018/01/20/news/airports-schmairports-a-boat-to-brittany-the-way-to-go-for-summer-hols-in-france-1232842/
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

A FUNNY thing happens to pater hibernicus, the Irish dad, when he gets to a certain point in life: rather than put away his youthful daydreams of freedom and the open road, he channels his spirit of adventure into the annual family overland (and sea ...

News France » Brittany: Google announces French expansion w/ local hubs to teach digital skills, AI research team, bigger offices

News channel or source: https://9to5google.com/2018/01/22/google-france-expansion-ai-digital-skills/
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Yet France has all the assets to succeed ... The first space is opening in the Brittany region, with a Google Hub opening in Rennes during first half of 2018. The three other hubs and cities will follow. Meanwhile, Google is opening a new research center ...

News France » Brittany: Sommelier's pick: Ludovic Poirier of Hotel Alessandra

News channel or source: http://www.houstonchronicle.com/life/food/article/Sommelier-s-pick-Ludovic-Poirier-of-Hotel-12515698.php
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Who: Ludovic Poirier, director of outlets who oversees the wine program for Hotel Alessandra Background: Although originally from Brittany, France, Poirier was raised on Bordeaux wine - he remembers childhood vacations to the famous wine region.

News France » Brittany: France abandons plan for new airport, squatters ordered out

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-france-airport/france-abandons-plan-for-new-airport-squatters-ordered-out-idUSKBN1F61LQ?feedType=RSS&virtualBrandChannel=11563
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

PARIS (Reuters) - The French government abandoned plans for a new 580 million euro ($710 million) airport in western France on Wednesday ... utilised airport 110 km to the north near Rennes in Brittany. The environment issue weighed heavily, with President ...

News France » Brittany: France abandons plans to build new airport near Nantes, but squatters refuse to leave protest camp

News channel or source: http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/france-abandons-plans-build-new-airport-near-nantes-squatters-refuse-leave-protest-camp-1655759
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

France has finally abandoned controversial plans to build a ... too costly and unnecessary as there is another under-utilised airport 110 kilometres (68.35 miles) to the north in Brittany. The environment issue weighed heavily, with President Emmanuel ...

News France » Brittany: Should France Take an ISIS Recruiter Back?

News channel or source: https://pjmedia.com/homeland-security/france-take-isis-recruiter-back/
Publication date: Sunday 14 January 2018

But does France want her back? The daughter of a policeman from a small town in Brittany, she converted to Islam as a teenager. After she began covering herself from head to toe in a black abaya and veil, she felt so scorned in France that she left her two ...

News France » Brittany: France drops terrorism charges against Canada professor

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-42667683
Publication date: Friday 12 January 2018

He was arrested in Canada in 2008 and extradited to France in 2014. He spent three years in prison ... "Canada welcomes the recent court decision to release Hassan Diab," said Brittany Venhola-Fletcher, a spokeswoman for Canada's department of ...

News France » Brittany: Brittany: An active family holiday packed with sun, surf and salted caramel sauce...

News channel or source: https://www.independent.ie/life/travel/family/brittany-an-active-family-holiday-packed-with-sun-surf-and-salted-caramel-sauce-36473509.html
Publication date: Sunday 14 January 2018

Baguettes aside, we were not in France for the food. We were here for the jam-packed ... The sprawling 13th century castle of the Dukes of Brittany, Doman de Suscinio (suscinio@saur.fr) is nearby and is a marvellous feat of restoration, having been left ...