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P&O Ferries – summer promotion

Get a free Disneyland Paris ticket when you book a Dover to Calais P&O Ferries crossing!

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Big Bough’s drive from the UK to Gozo

"The last time we drove through Europe we took the scenic route, but as this time we have our dogs with us we have taken the toll roads for speed. Today the toll charges came to €41.30. Bit pricey, but what you lose in cost you do make up in time." Carol, Barry and the dogs set off from Hertfordshire on the first half of their journey to Gozo.

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In their cups

That’s what several French wine producers must have been to fall for a recent scam where conmen posed as leading UK wine merchants and “took delivery” of several thousand bottles of their wine. According to Decanter magazine, the conmen used logos and headings from the websites of wine merchants such as Thorman Hunt, Berry Bros […]

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Olives in baskets on sale in a Provencal market

Provençal olives

Olives for sale during the Sunday morning market in L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue near Avignon.

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A Choice of French Property

"With France being the largest country in western Europe, there is a huge choice of locations. Where you would like to live depends upon many different issues, such as whether you like a place with many neighbours or you prefer a more isolated area, or whether you prefer to have an apartment or a detached home on its own land..." David Seymour looks at some of the factors influencing your choice of property in France.

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