Picardie, France Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Deluxe room service, Disneyland and tiny designer dresses: Pixie...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | Daily Mail

    Deluxe room service, Disneyland and tiny designer dresses: Pixie Curtis lives the high life as the pint-size princess takes Paris with mum Roxy Jacenko Already an experienced traveler, the pint-sized daughter of PR queen Roxy Jacenko has now hit Paris in style, living it up at the best hotels and visiting the must-see tourist destinations. Heading out on the high seas as part of her European jaunt, Pixie wore a bespoke gown from Sydney bridal designer Nicky Velani as the boat took her to a lunch at waterside Eden-Roc Restaurant, overlooking the LA rins Islands on the French Riviera.


  2. Strategy pays off at Road AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 9 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    But they also had brainpower in their pit, and that's what won the Continental Tire Road Race Showcase for them Sunday at Road America. "We had to try to do something," Cameron said, tipping his hat to the engineering staff that called for their car to make its second pit stop ahead of the other leaders.


  3. On this day -- August 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | North Texas e-News

    August 8 is the 220th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar . There are 145 days remaining until the end of the year.


  4. The Modesty of American GeniusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | City Journal

    The October 10, 1908 edition of the Washington Post featured a dispatch from Le Mans detailing France's fascination with a certain American. 'By his strong individuality he is looked on as the personification of the Plymouth Rock spirit,' the paper's correspondent reported - the same spirit that Frenchmen such as de Tocqueville and Jules Huret had associated with 'the grit and indomitable perseverance that characterize American efforts in every department of activity.'


  5. Impax to sell French wind farm to BKWRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | PE Hub

    No financial terms were disclosed. Vulcain provided financial advice to Impax on the transaction.


  6. Not a disaster but our sporting pride on the line with Bledisloe and AshesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | The Age

    No, a disaster was what happened at Gallipoli's Lone Pine, 100 years ago on Thursday, to the day, when in the course of that battle, we suffered 2200 Australian casualties, a quarter of them killed. No, that would be what happened at Gallipoli's Battle of the Nek, 100 years ago to the day, on Friday morning, when four waves of Australian soldiers, some 600 strong in total - charging 50 metres across open ground at entrenched Turkish positions equipped with water-cooled German machine-guns - were cut down in little more than 15 minutes.


  7. Ap Photos: Photographer gives Tour de France fans a faceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | Bellingham Herald

    Associated Press photographer Laurent Cipriani has been covering the Tour de France since 2011, taking hundreds of pictures to tell the story of cycling's biggest race. Besides the sporting highlights of the ultimate endurance event, Cipriani has spent weeks taking photos of the millions of fans lining the roads every year in the sizzling heat of the French summer.


  8. Palais de Tokyo invites C leste Boursier-Mougenot to devise an immense new installationRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 2 | Art Daily

    Celeste Boursier-Mougenot, sans titre [Untitled], 2009. Solo exhibition view " Variation/Variacao ", octogonal space of the Pinacoteca of Sao Paulo, Bresil on the occasion of the year la France au Bresil .


  9. August 1st, 1980: The day we lost Patrick DepaillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Motorsport.com

    Thirty-five years ago today, French Formula 1 driver Patrick Depailler was killed in a testing crash at Hockenheim. Jean-Philippe Vennin reflects.


  10. Co-owner of Black 8 Bikes in Nailsworth John Pettitt completes bike...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Co-owner of Black 8 Bikes in Nailsworth John Pettitt completes bike ride from London to Paris in aid of Action Medical Research A RAILWAY engineer raised more than A 1,500 for the Action Medical Research charity after completing a challenging cycle ride from London to Paris. John Pettitt, 65, co-owner of Black 8 Bikes in Nailsworth, joined around 250 cyclists in a bid to raise A 450,000 for the charity which helps sick and disabled babies, children and young people.


  11. Unbelievably rare German tank on display at the War MemorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Canberra City News

    In a strange twist of fate it's been in Australian hands since the war and is now on display here in Canberra at the War Memorial. The German tank museum in Munster holds a replica which was modeled on this tank in the 1980s.


  12. Only surviving German A7V tank from WWI goes on show in CanberraRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | ABC News

    Mephisto, a unique weapon of war and the only surviving German A7V tank from World War I, has gone on display at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra as part of centenary commemorations. Its looming steel box structure mounted on massive metal tracks must have struck fear into the hearts of Allied soldiers, including Australians, as it lurched across the battlefields at St Quentin and Villers-Bretonneux on the Western Front in 1918.


  13. Lieutenant Norman Poole: The first Allied soldier to set foot in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | The Independent

    By showing its versatility Poole helped to ensure a future for the SAS, but spoke of his adventure only in old age. Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.


  14. The SA daredevil who ruled the skiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    THIS week the government will sign off on an urgent shipbuilding plan that will dramatically beef up Australia's navy. And part of the reason why is China.


  15. Sergio Perez crash puts drivers on edge at the Hungarian Grand PrixRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Daily Mail

    It's the Bolt show but frustrated fans miss out after queuing in rain for hours to pick up 50 tickets before giving up and going home Precisely what will go through the minds of 20 drivers as they stand in silent tribute to a fallen brother is anybody's guess. But after that solemn minute's quiet on the grid before Sunday's Hungarian Grand Prix they will pull down their visors and set off to race each other at 210mph.


  16. A day on the Tour de FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    While Tour de France riders cover about 3,350 kilometres we 'suiveurs' drive about 7,000 to report on the race, moving from town to town, hotel to hotel, press buffet to press buffet -- after 10 Tours de France I can safely say the best buffets are found in Brittany. A man with bicycle buys a train ticket at the Antwerp Central station ticket office, Belgium, July 6, 2015.


  17. Opinion: Chris Gardner has his say on Le Tour de France I Count...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    In 2012 I took a short break in France, taking in the last 2 stages of Le Tour - a time trial finishing at the Cathedral City of Chartres, then the climactic Tour finale in Paris. Unforgettable as Team Sky, led by Yellow Jersey Wiggins and second place Froome, wiped the floor with their nearest riders in the time trial.


  18. Notes: Mantle's Message, Big Vintage Buy, Famous Belt for AuctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Sports Collectors Daily

    Promoters asked Mickey Mantle to sign all kinds of autograph inscriptions when he did shows in the 1980s and early 90s. Much of the time he obliged.


  19. Best Pictures from the Tour de France - Part 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Rediff.com

    The 18th stage of the Tour de France sees Briton Chris Froome of Team Sky retain the overall leader's yellow jersey on Thursday. The gruelling cycling competition that involves riding on cobbles, through potentially bunch-splitting winds and mastering dangerous courses as well as a tricky team time trial, has been nothing short of spectacular this year.


  20. French farmers block tourist sites in protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    As many as 25,000 livestock farmers in France, or about 10 per cent of the total, are close to bankruptcy. Protesting farmers, furious over meat prices, block the A29 highway close to the Jules Verne toll gate near Amiens, northern France.