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News France » Brittany: Move over Bordeaux: Could Brittany soon rule France's wine map?

News channel or source: https://www.thelocal.fr/20180410/move-over-bordeaux-climate-change-brings-back-brittany-wine
Publication date: uesday 10 April 2018

Brittany, the region of northwestern France, is renowned for its beaches, seagulls and delicious seafood - but one of the last things you'd associate with the area is local wine. But in the not too distant future, you might well find bottles of Brittany ...

News France » Brittany: Why it's time to rediscover your favourite corner of France

News channel or source: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destinations/europe/france/articles/northern-france-reasons-to-visit-2018/
Publication date: Sunday 15 April 2018

France clings to its regionalism, and variety adds spice to exploring, eating and drinking. Brittany and Normandy are as different as crab and cheese, as are Picardy and Flanders. Wherever you land, a fine dinner awaits. That’s the point of going to Fran ...

News France » Brittany: Queen Anne of Brittany's Heart Stolen From French Museum

News channel or source: http://mentalfloss.com/article/540283/queen-anne-brittanys-heart-stolen-french-museum
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

Bringing new meaning to the idea of stealing someone's heart, thieves in France made off with a 16th-century gold relic containing the once-beating organ of Anne of Brittany, the only woman to ever have been twice crowned the queen of France. Over the ...

News France » Brittany: France shocked by theft of Queen Anne’s gold-encased heart

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-gb/news/world/france-shocked-by-theft-of-queen-anne-e2-80-99s-gold-encased-heart/ar-AAvWn3t
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

The theft of a gold case containing the heart of the only woman twice crowned queen of France has provoked outrage. The reliquary, which has held the heart of Anne of Brittany since her death 504 years ago, was taken from the Thomas-Dobree Museum in Nantes ...

News France » Brittany: Order your tickets for France 2018!

News channel or source: http://www.fifa.com/u20womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=4/news=order-your-tickets-for-france-2018-2939334.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

15 nations have booked a spot at the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup France 2018, which is scheduled to take place in Brittany from 5 to 24 August 2018. As of 11 April, when tickets were first put on sale, supporters of competing countries have also been abl ...

News France » Brittany: 5 Bayeux Tapestry facts: what is it, why was it made and what story does it tell?

News channel or source: https://www.historyextra.com/period/norman/5-bayeux-tapestry-facts-what-is-it-why-was-it-made-and-what-story-does-it-tell/
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

The upshot of that conversation is that Harold sets off on a ship to France. He is shipwrecked and captured by ... Curiously, they then head off together on a military adventure in Brittany, which Harold seems to enthusiastically take part in.

News France » Brittany: Where in France are the countryside roads the most dangerous?

News channel or source: https://www.thelocal.fr/20180418/which-roads-are-the-most-dangerous-in-france
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

The departments at the top of the chart can be considered rural areas of France. The stats above are represented in the map below. The study noted that the rate of deaths on two-lane secondary roads in Brittany was lower thanks in part to its system of ...

News France » Brittany: ‘Accidental Americans’ in France Press Macron for IRS Relief

News channel or source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-04-16/-accidental-americans-in-france-press-macron-for-irs-relief
Publication date: Sunday 15 April 2018

a 33-year-old French salesman at a gas company in Brittany. Lehagre, born near San Francisco -- where his French father worked as a waiter -- moved to France when he was 18 months old, never learned English and never renewed the U.S. passport he acquired ...

News France » Brittany: Rock Concert Saturday, May 5 to Support The Pride of Herndon

News channel or source: http://www.connectionnewspapers.com/news/2018/apr/18/rock-concert-saturday-may-5-support-pride-herndon/
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

The HHS Band has been selected to represent the United States at the 75th Anniversary of D-Day in Normandy, France in June 2019 ... of Herndon will also play at the American Cemeteries in Brittany and at Omaha Beach, as well as in the D-Day Musical ...

News France » Brittany: The cheapest, fastest and most frequent ferry services to France

News channel or source: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destinations/europe/france/articles/Ferries-to-France-cheap-fares-and-route-details/
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

If you are canny, there is good value to be had. And it isn’t just about France. Brittany Ferries’ 24-hour services to Spain also offer better value (see below). Fares listed below are the lowest return for a car plus stated number of passengers.