Emmanuel Macron wins and is elected president. He is the youngest ever President of France (39 years old).
French citizens will vote to elect the 25th President of the French Republic. The elections take place in two rounds, the 23rd April and the 7th May.
Continue reading The 2017 French presidential elections
The Somme is to Britain what Verdun is to France. One of the most remembered event of the Great, and one of most brutal and catastrophic battle in human history.
Continue reading Somme100 : the Franco-British offensive of the Somme
Last week the Second Imperial Jubilee was celebrated. To this effect several historical documents and objects from the era of imperial France were put on auction.
Continue reading News : The marriage contract of Napoléon Bonaparte and Joséphine de Beauharnais
The first round of the elections are only a few days away now.
What is happening in France and how do the French voters feel?
The answer to this depends which media / TV / newspaper you read.
They have already taken sides and eliminated all but their two preferred candidate, saying that the final round will be between Sarkozy (Right) and Hollande (Left). Continue reading Priority to the right or left ?