French yellow vest protesters were rallying Saturday to support an activist injured in a confrontation with police and show they remain mobilized against the government’s economic policies.
The mayor of the French city of Bordeaux called for residents to remain indoors Saturday and for shopowners to shutter their stores as the authorities braced for another weekend of “yellow vest” violence.
French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian told FRANCE 24 on Friday how conmen “made a mask of his face” and impersonated him in a bid to swindle a businessman out of 8 million euros.
A Frenchman who rented his flat to the ringleader of the 2015 Paris attacks during a massive police manhunt was sentenced to four years in prison Friday for “hiding terrorists”.
MIKE MORTIMORE thinks this 2 lb 14 oz roach might have gone over 3 lb but it had recently been attacked by an otter… and luckily escaped.
The 53-year-old, from Ringwood, tempted the jumbo river roach from his local Hampshire Avon. The famous southern angling venue has …Continue reading »
TOP piker John Holmes hit a milestone when he notched his 150th 20 lb-plus snapper with this 28 lb 8 oz specimen.
20 lb pike ace John, a 55-year-old builder, from Skegness in Lincolnshire, has caught them all locally from non-trout waters. …Continue reading »
MACKEREL have just lost their ‘sustainable’ eating label, raising the alarm for sea and pike anglers… who are not to blame for the problem of low stocks.
Once promoted by green campaigners like Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall as an alternative to endangered cod and haddock, British mackerel has been …Continue reading »
ALEX STOICA has enjoyed a great perch fishing season…. and topped it with this PB perch of 5 lb 2 oz from a secret gravel pit.
The lure fishing ace measured the catch at 49 cm, and tempted it using an 8 cm Savage Gear Cannibal …Continue reading »
When the Louvre’s new entrance – a glass pyramid – was first unveiled 30 years ago, many in France were shocked by its revolutionary design. But “la pyramide” has been key to making the Louvre the most-visited museum in the world.
The Fish Society guide to our crab range Species we offer ££££ King crab: The most luxurious crab from our range! The king crab’s reputation precedes itself globally. Our king crab is fished in Alaska and Norway and shipped to us frozen. One full leg will serve one person. A whole large cluster (1200g+) would serve 4 people …