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Articles and News Features

Table Talk Thierry de Buoux

What’s all the kertruffle about a pizza?

Over here. You are supposed to be a hyper-sensitive sniffing machine and you’re going the wrong way. That’s better, now dig. Thank God I’m not going to rot here in this ground. I’m going to be eaten, savoured, perhaps married to an egg, or enveloped in some fluffy Italian rice. Not far away now, God I hope it’s not a pig. Oh the ignominy to be wolfed down a smelly snout when one is so close to the plate. Ah that’s better, snug in an egg…
Features Riviera Reporter

Home Style: Now you can tap in to that dream bathroom

What’s your vision of the perfect bathroom? Elegance and efficiency come at the top of most people’s list, but here’s a new concept for the wish list: individuality. Up until now there have been limits on how much of our own personality we could put into how a bathroom looks and feels, limits set by the ranges on display or in the catalogues of the bathroom specialists in the high street and on the trading estate. Yes, you’ll usually end up…
Features Lynette Beardwood

FANY: The women who drove to World War 1

When the First World War was declared a hundred years ago on August 4th, 1914, one group of women was ready for the call. The First Aid Nursing Yeomanry (FANY) came into being in 1907 as an all-women uniformed organisation, formed by a Boer War veteran, to provide the “missing link somewhere in the Ambulance Department ... so that [they] could ride onto the battle-field to attend the wounded who might otherwise have been left to a slow…

TAPIF, distance learning for the teacher

Education and Learning Joe Dziedziak
Enseigner, c’est apprendre deux fois.” Though unbeknownst to 18th-century moralist Joseph Joubert, he has written…

Message of Alcoholics Anonymous is carried on the Côte d’Azur

Health, Sport and Fitness Riviera Reporter
Experience, Strength and Hope. Life in the South of France, on the Cote d’Azur – the sun and the sea, and thoughts of…

Sales of French property to UK buyers on the up

As PACA Area Manager of Leggett Immobilier, I can tell you that our half-year figures are in and it’s clear that UK…

Gardening: Unbound inspiration when redesigning

Outdoors and Nature James Basson
Sometimes inspiration for a garden can come from some unlikely sources that can enrich and personalise an individual…

Alex Ignatieff: Wine master’s class in a glass

Table Talk Riviera Reporter
Like the fine wines that he sells, Alex Ignatieff (pictured) has matured very well. Just nudging middle age, the…

Auto-Entreprises: New changes going after small businesses

Business Peter Johnson
In 2013 there was massive debate in France on the future of the Auto-Entrepreneur regime, various lobby groups putting…

Why bestselling Jenny Colgan’s a write-off for the French

Reading Elodie Peyrano
Between the Scottish mist and the endless sun of the French Riviera, there is a thin line. Like her compatriot Robert…

Homes and Houses: In the steps of an Olympian at David Wilkie's Villa

Property and Pools Riviera Reporter
Here’s a chance to splash out on a property that’s been the happy summer home of Britain’s finest swimmer. David Wilkie…

Get licensed to drive, in English, with Andrew Johnson

Motoring Nancy Heslin
I have very fond memories of my obligatory in-car driving lessons in France. When I moved here there was no licence…

The Ephrussis: Dog Weddings, Duels, and Stalin?

The elegant pink villa on the promontory of St. Jean Cap Ferrat was built for Charlotte Beatrice Ephrussi de Rothschild.…
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