UK hands France £54m extra cash in new deal to help them stop migrants

UK to hand France £54m extra cash in new deal to help them stop migrants leaving their shores as ‘ANOTHER record number of people make the perilous journey today’ UK will hand £54million to French border force to tackle Channel crossings Home Secretary Priti Patel announced new agreement with French counterpart Numbers of French police officers […]

'France' Film Review: Léa Seydoux's Rough Cannes Only Gets Worse

Cannes 2021: The fourth film with the COVID-stricken actress to screen at the festival, Bruno Dumont’s “France” was greeted with boos Cannes Film Festival Léa Seydoux is having a bad Cannes.  For one thing, she isn’t even here. After testing positive for COVID-19, the actress cancelled her trip to the festival where she was slated […]

France buys Marquis de Sade's original 120 Days of Sodom manuscript

France buys Marquis de Sade’s original 120 Days of Sodom manuscript for £4million to safeguard the ‘national treasure’ French state acquired manuscript of Marquis de Sade’s 120 Days Of Sodom Culture ministry bought it for £4m, safeguarding work called ‘national treasure’ The manuscript is 40ft long, consisting of 33 sheets stuck together in a scroll […]

Petition for France v Switzerland to replay gets 270,000 signatures

270,000 fans sign an online petition calling for France’s Euro 2020 last-16 clash against Switzerland to be replayed – INSISTING the ‘keeper was off his line when he saved Kylian Mbappe’s penalty Replays show Yann Sommer’s foot was on the line when he saved the penalty The spot kick was checked rigorously by VAR before […]

French Far-Right Party Loses In Country’s Regional Elections

PARIS (AP) — Mainstream candidates delivered a stinging setback to France’s far right in regional elections on Sunday, thwarting its hopes of winning control of a region for the first time and slowing its momentum ahead of the presidential contest next year. The Ifop polling agency estimated that the far right National Rally accrued no […]