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Health, Sport and Fitness Riviera Reporter

Back in the saddle for the Cogs4Cancer charity cycle

After the success of last year’s inaugural Cogs4Cancer charity cycle, 16 riders from the yachting industry are at it again in aid of Cancer Research UK, Clinique Tzank in Mougins and the children’s cancer unit at the Lenval Hospital in Nice. The C4C team – who even have the support of pop star Rihanna – will set off from Ancona, Italy, on October 5th and cycle 850km over six days to Antibes via a special “Tribute Stage”. The Tribute Stage,…
Features PJ Heslin

Operation Dragoon, the Liberation of the French Riviera in 1944

The Champagne Campaign. The liberation that took place out your back door, now in hardcover. On June 6th, 2014, the sacrifices of those who participated in D-Day, seventy years ago, were memorialized. On August 15th, however, an equally important military operation was launched in our very backyards – Operation Dragoon. For some reason, Operation Dragoon doesn’t get the same notoriety as its big, brawny brother, Operation Overlord. I think it…

You want to learn to speak French? That's Frantastique

Education and Learning Riviera Reporter
The French training website Frantastique was developed by its parent company A9 SAS, along with its sister, Gymglish, a…

Monaco finds its wings with the Air League

Community Nancy Heslin
The view from Sir Stelios’s terrace in Monaco is shelves apart from Charing Cross Road, London, home to Foyle’s flagship…

Surveillance cameras in Nice: I’ll be watching you

Local Living Riviera Reporter
In 1989, “Every Breath You Take” by the Police hit the airwaves and became a number one hit. Thirty years later it could…

Sculptor Spencer Byles creates natural art in the forest

There’s something stirring the imagination down in the woods near La Colle-sur-Loup. Sculptor Spencer Byles spent a year…

Home Style: The natural look is the latest trend in tiles

Features Riviera Reporter
One style of tile is wiping the floor with the rest this summer – the wood-look wonder-tile. The latest technology has…

Cook d'Azur: Salmon with fresh pea, mint & lemon risotto

Table Talk Katie Bills
Katie Bills whips up this refreshingly light early summer dish to enjoy for lunch under a parasol or with a glass of…

Jean Cocteau and Villa Santo Sospir: the artist who came to dinner and never left

What would you do if you invited someone to spend a week at your holiday home and he decided to redecorate it and then…

Golf Country Club Cannes-Mougins with new director general Mark Vickery

The Brit making his Mark at Mougins. The Honours Board was the first aspect of Cannes-Mougins Golf Club to impress me on…
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