Riviera Radio

  • Evening Update 16 Feb 16 Feb 2018

    More train strikes could be on the way next month, as the CGT union have called on rail workers to conduct a day of action on ...

  • French and Riviera News Friday 16th February 2018 16 Feb 2018

    38 children with reduced mobility and eight supervisors have been evacuated from a centre in Hyères in the Var after a fire broke out on Thursday evening.

  • Evening Update 15 Feb 15 Feb 2018

    The public prosecutor has requested a five year sentence, and a ban from ever operating a business, against Jacques Cassandri, the suspected mastermind of France’s “heist of the century”, where €29m was ...

  • Students protest 15 Feb 2018

    Students have protested in Toulouse against the new reform to the French baccalaureate announced by the French Minister of Education on Wednesday.

  • Allez Les Bleus! 15 Feb 2018

    Pierre Vaultier has won the Olympic snowboardcross title at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang. Pierre Vaultier from Serre-Chevalier won the medal on Thursday.

  • Unemployment 15 Feb 2018

    According to figures published today by INSEE the unemployment rate in France fell by 0.7%

  • Carrefour 15 Feb 2018

    Employees of the French supermarket chain Carrefour have announced strike action today in Aix-en-Provence.

  • French and Riviera News Thursday 15th February 2018 15 Feb 2018

    Primary school teachers have called for strike action today with several schools in Nice closed.

  • Evening Update 14 Feb 14 Feb 2018

    Police are hunting a man, who carried out an armed robbery at a petrol station in Frejus this morning. The incident happened at the ...

  • Monaco Government Update 14 Feb 14 Feb 2018

    Over a hundred investors from Monaco have attended the Monaco Economic Boards conference on potential investment opportunities in Russia. In attendance were the Monaco Consul in Moscow and the Ambassador of Monaco to Russia. The audience received a ...