The only website with all the local info about the Mayenne, in English!

Discover everything in the Mayenne, in English, on our comprehensive website dedicated to this beautiful department of France. Stay updated with the latest local news, explore upcoming events, and find the businesses you need in our extensive directory. We also provide essential information on government services, making it easier for both residents and newcomers to navigate the administrative landscape. Additionally, our regular magazine in English offers an in-depth look at the unique culture, history, and lifestyle of the Mayenne. Whether you’re a local resident or a curious traveler, our website is your one-stop destination for all things Mayenne, ensuring you’re always in the know about this hidden corner of France.

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Everything in the Mayenne in English

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Looking for the CHRISTMAS EDITION of the Mayenne 53 Magazine? Click HERE! Everything you need to know about spending Christmas in the Mayenne: Markets, Concerts, Gift Guide, Recipes, Shopping, etc.

From 1 December 2023, the 4 waste collection centres of the Communauté de Communes: Bocage Mayennais will only be accessible on presentation of an access card:




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For more in-depth articles about life in the Mayenne, read our BLOG.

For events, exhibitions and things to do, check out our WHAT’S ON pages. Cinema listings showing English Language films are updated weekly HERE.

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Mayenne 53 Magazine

2 days 3 hours ago

France Bleu report: A very violent fire occurred this Tuesday morning around 8:40 a.m. at the La Gravelle tollbooth (Mayenne) after the accident of a truck on the A81 motorway between Le Mans and Rennes. In a press release, Vinci Autoroutes specifies that this heavy goods vehicle, which was transporting food, hit the central reservation at the start of the toll barrier before bursting into flames. The whole area is closed to traffic.

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2 days 7 hours ago

More info on the website:

♻ From December 1, 2023, the 4 recycling centers of the Community of Communes of Bocage Mayennais will only be accessible with a card.

These are currently being distributed by post.
If you have not received anything by December 6, 2023, please contact the Cleanliness department:
📧 by email to
📞 by telephone at 02 43 08 15 69

All information in the Autumn 2023 waste newsletter => or on the website 👇

#BocageMayennais #NordMayenne #hautemayenne #decheterie #accesscard

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4 days 5 hours ago

Get your Christmas Jingle on with a visit to one of the Christmas Markets on today, in the Mayenne.
Full diary of all the Christmas events from now til Christmas Eve in the Special ONLINE Edition of the Mayenne 53 Magazine

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5 days 5 hours ago

Feeling FESTIVE already?
Here's all the Christmas Events going on in the Mayenne today. You can see the full list of festive fun from now til Christmas eve in the Mayenne 53 Special ONLINE Christmas Edition of the Mayenne 53 Magazine for English Speakers, just visit the website to download.

Mayenne 53 Magazine

5 days 6 hours ago

Congratulations to Barbara Sexton, the winner of our Christmas Wishes prize draw! You've won a copy of the latest Escape To The Chateau book: Forever Home. Please contact us to arrange delivery.

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