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Rouen, France Newswire

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  1. MoreRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 20 | Art Daily

    The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston , today announced three significant acquisitions of Medieval art, now on view in the European Art Galleries of the Museum's Audrey Jones Beck Building. A large, rare Hebrew codex, known as The Montefiore Mainz Mahzor ; a rare surviving silver-gilt and enamel Spanish processional cross ; and one of a handful of surviving architectural drawings for Rouen cathedral, attributed to its architect, will form the core selection for a newly conceived presentation of Medieval art.


  2. French priest commits suicide in church after assault claimRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 |

    A French priest killed himself amid allegations from a local mother that her grown-up daughter had been a victim of "indecent behavior and sexual assault" AFP/SEBASTIEN BOZON RENNES, France: A 38-year-old French priest in a northern French town committed suicide in his church after being accused of molesting a young woman, local prosecutors and police sources told AFP on Wednesday . Jean-Baptiste Sebe killed himself Tuesday in the church north of Rouen amid allegations from a local mother that her grown-up daughter had been a victim of "indecent behaviour and sexual assault," a police source said.


  3. Hyatt Place Brand Expands Presence With Hotel Development In Rouen, FranceRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Hotel Interactive

    Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced today that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into a franchise agreement with a subsidiary of Matmut S.A.M. to develop the first Hyatt-branded hotel in Rouen, the capital of Normandy, France. Managed by Cycas Hospitality, Hyatt Place Rouen will be the second Hyatt Place hotel in France, and will join the dual-branded Hyatt Place and Hyatt House hotels at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport that are currently under development.


  4. Poole sees two cruise ships in one day for the first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | Bournemouth Echo

    Harbour bosses, who have been keen to market the town as a cruise destination, opened a new berth earlier this year. The first of the two ships was the Corinthian, belonging to Grand Circle Cruise Line, making the last of seven calls at Poole this year.


  5. August 30, 2018 French city to celebrate reopening of Europe's oldest Jewish buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 30 | Jerusalem Post

    Members of the Jewish community in France attend a service at the synagogue in Bordeaux, southwestern France, January 18, 2009. . The French city of Rouen will celebrate with an international symposium its renovation and planned reopening to the public of Europe's oldest known Jewish building.


  6. Senalia to upgrade silo near port of RouenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 27 | World-Grain

    Senalia, a French-based company that operates the largest port and food industry grain silos in the port of Rouen, said it plans to temporarily stop taking delivery and loading grains at its 250,000-tonne Grand-Couronne silo near the port of Rouen, according to Reuters . The silo is expected to be offline for more than four months, from Sept.


  7. Has the eurozone learned from its Greek odyssey?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 |

    ... there will be agreement on what the euro should be," said Nathalie Janson, from the NEOMA business school in Rouen, France. Market pressure, the strong hand of EU institutions and the limits of power will determine how far the new Italian government ...


  8. Today in History August 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2018 | O-R Online

    ... state of Georgia in 1986.) In 1942, during World War II, U.S. 8th Air Force bombers attacked German forces in Rouen, France. U.S. Marines raided a Japanese seaplane base on Makin Island. In 1969, Hurricane Camille slammed into the Mississippi coast ...


  9. Enjoy savings of up to 65% on these fabulous autumn cruisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2018 | IcNetwork

    It's time to set sail and take in the sights! Passion for Cruises offers incredible holidays that depart from the Port of Bristol You could be just a few weeks away from heading off on the high seas aboard a cruise ship from Bristol. There has never been a better time to book a last minute cruise at Cardiff-based Passion for Cruises , with savings of up to 65% on board Magellan.


  10. 1,800 evacuated as France defuses British WWII bombRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2018 | The Times of Israel

    Some 1,800 people were ordered to evacuate their homes in northwest France on Sunday as a bomb squad defused a British bomb from World War II, officials said. The 220-kilogram bomb was found in late June during construction work near the center of Rouen in Normandy.


  11. 1,800 Evacuated as France Defuses British WWII BombRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2018 | News Max

    French civilians killed at the entrance to Pont de Sevres Metro Station in Paris, France, 04 April 1943. They were killed during an Allied bombing of the German-occupied city.


  12. I do not want to live in a Europe where Jews flee Giulio MeottiRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2018 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Where are the professional antiracists? Where are the Europeanists? Or maybe anti-racism in Europe applies to everyone except for the Jews, the oldest and most important minority of our poor, adrift continent? The writer, an Italian journalist with Il Foglio, writes a twice-weekly column for Arutz Sheva. He is the author of the book "A New Shoah", that researched the personal stories of Israel's terror victims, published by Encounter and of "J'Accuse: the Vatican Against Israel" published by Mantua Books..


  13. Papanosh in a Finnish forestRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2018 | All About Jazz

    If you're familiar with All About Jazz , you know that we've dedicated over two decades to supporting jazz as an art form, and more importantly, the creative musicians who make it. Our enduring commitment has made All About Jazz one of the most culturally important websites of its kind in the world reaching hundreds of thousands of readers every month.


  14. Exploring some of France's most famous sights in the Eure, NormandyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2018 | Daily Mail

    What it's like to summit one of the world's deadliest peaks: MailOnline trekked to the top of 15,000ft Mont Blanc, passing champagne-glugging Russians on the way The two fab faces of a Moroccan gem: Enjoying the best of both old and new in Marrakech - from medieval monuments to modern shopping malls From an Art Deco gem in Cornwall to the UK's oldest outdoor public pool in East Sussex: The 10 best British lidos Vikings loved it and English kings couldn't stay away, so no wonder the British are forever staging their own... Norman reconquest A fleapit hotel in Barcelona with knife fights on tap: TV presenter Sian Lloyd recalls her holidays of a lifetime Exclusive for MoS readers - get a real taste of Bordeaux with Gregg Wallace: Join the MasterChef star, and one of its winners, on this cruise along the Garonne Exclusive for MoS readers: Let Carol Klein guide you to the wonders of Japan - ... (more)


  15. Giverny garden inspired MonetRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2018 | KPC Media Group, Inc.

    This is where Claude Monet of Giverny, France, slept for 43 years. The famous impressionist painter died here in December 1926.


  16. West Hobart man made supreme sacrificeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2018 |

    ... was a 31-year-old wharf labourer when he joined up in July 1915. He died at the No. 1 Australian Hospital in Rouen, France, several weeks after being wounded in action and suffering horrific injuries. The Mercury reported the news of his death: "Mr ...


  17. Holiday reads: Beachgoers check out French seaside librariesRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2018 | Art Daily

    A view of Notre Dame de la Garde chapel on the cliffs of Etretat , north-western France on July 23, 2018. JOEL SAGET / AFP.


  18. Holiday reads: Beachgoers check out French seaside librariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    Going to the beach can be tough work, but if you need a break from all the gruelling swimming and sunbathing this summer, a trip to one of France's pop-up seaside libraries could be just the thing. Lulled by the gentle cries of seagulls in the distance, flocks of readers have been heading to the book-filled beach huts that authorities have opened along the coast of Normandy in northern France and elsewhere.


  19. On the Normandy cheese trailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2018 |

    The village of Camembert in Normandy, a stop on the author's explorations. NEW YORK: "Once upon a time, there was triple creme in Normandy," said Francois Olivier, a fourth-generation cheesemonger in the Norman capital of Rouen, France.


  20. Pursuits: On the Normandy Cheese TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2018 | The New York Times

    "Once upon a time, there was triple crA me in Normandy," said FranA ois Olivier, a fourth-generation cheesemonger in the Norman capital of Rouen. Standing beside the glass counter of his family-run fromagerie , opened in 1907, Mr. Olivier gestured at an impressive array of Normandy's dairy products, from raw-milk Camembert to unpasteurized butter and cream from the region's mottled Normande cows.