WHEN the band burst into the bar playing a medley of songs there was no doubt the town of Monflanquin was going to celebrate the fête de la Saint André in grand style.
THE weather has taken a turn for the worse so it is no more t-shirts at noon but fleece jackets at five.
And to mark the event This French Life will be featuring an up to date weather forecast on its pages.
In the left-hand column you will be able to link through to see the temperature and current weather for Bergerac, which is the nearest major town to Villefranche du Périgord.
When it gets close to zero the fire will be stocked full of logs all day and Red Cross parcels will be gratefully received.
ENSURING that their pet is able to travel into France will be high on the ‘to do’ list for many families.
The Pet Travel Scheme (PETS) has been running since February 2000 and it is vital that you follow and understand the different steps you must take.