Paris Brest Cycle Race 2023

Paris Brest Cycle Race 2023

The 27th Paris-Brest cycle race starts on 20th August 2023. This year, 6810 riders have registered to participate in this gruelling event. Held every 4 years, the course is 1,200 km long and must be completed in less than 90…

Ukrainian refugees in the Mayenne

Since the invasion of Ukraine by Russian forces in February 2022, we have welcomed nearly 500 Ukrainian refugees in the Mayenne. Currently, there are approximately 190 who remain in the department. English-speakers volunteer In the spring of 2022, as the…

An English electrician in the Mayenne

Looking for an English electrician in the Mayenne? Then let me introduce you to Mr Paul Punchard! Paul now lives in Laval, Mayenne but his first home in the Mayenne was an old farmhouse in  Deux-Evailles. Paul’s work takes him…

Anti-waste law: new restrictions 2023-2025

The AGEC (anti-gaspillage pour une économie circulaire) law was passed on 10 February 2020. Amongst other things, it’s aims are mainly: Today, several measures are already part of the daily life of the French: Stop/reduce the use of plastic  Information…