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March 20, 2017, 11:26 am by Sue
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A good Internet Connection has as much value as a good view!
February 17, 2017, 12:24 pm by Sue
The Gers department has been the national pioneer of high speed internet in rural areas since 2012.Read Full Entry
Private View Knight Frank 2016
September 13, 2016, 4:29 pm by Sue
Private View 2016 - The Ultimate in Luxury, Craftsmanship & Property
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Tempo Latino in Gascony
July 25, 2015, 12:19 pm by Susan
June 7, 2013, 8:32 am by Ian
Melons are a Gascon specialty in the region of Lectoure and Nerac and are grown under plastic tunnels which make for some unusual landscapes. Melon growing is labour-intensive and hard to mechanise an ... Read Full Entry
May 11, 2013, 9:48 pm by Ian
Gascony can be a gardener's paradise with May a flowery month of plants sales and exchanges. St Sever, with its magnificent setting in and around the abbey, had a huge array of plants for sale as wel ... Read Full Entry
Auch rhymes with Gosh!
April 12, 2013, 9:40 pm by Ian
Gascony's capital town, Auch, is undergoing an entertainments revival with a new site in lower town combining Circa, France's national centre for circus arts and Cine 32, a multiplex frequently showin ... Read Full Entry
April 8, 2013, 9:17 am by Ian
With one week still to go for Piau Engaly and Cauterets ski stations, snow conditions are optimal. In addition to downhill skiing it has been a brilliant season for snow-shoeing and ski touring. Buyin ... Read Full Entry
French ski champions
March 22, 2013, 6:08 pm by Ian
Pyrenean ski station, Peyragudes, is currently hosting the 100 th edition of the French National Alpine Ski championships. Back in the Pyrenees after an absence of 30 years and in record snow condi ... Read Full Entry
All That Jazz
March 14, 2013, 11:42 am by Ian
Jazz in Marciac has revealed several top-billing acts for this summer's 37 th edition of the festival - 25 July to 14 August - including Wynton Marsalis, George Benson, Al Jarreau, Diana Krall and UK ... Read Full Entry