Boulogne-sur-Mer, France (Reuters) -French trawlermen angered by delays getting licences to fish inside British waters blocked lorries carrying UK-landed fish with burning barricades as they arrived overnight in Europe's largest seafood processing centre. | Video
Boulogne-sur-Mer, France, April 22 French
trawlermen angered by the slow issuance of licenses to fish
inside British waters after Brexit on Thursday blocked lorries
carrying UK-landed fish as they arrived in Boulogne-sur-Mer,
Europe's largest seafood processing centre.
CAMBRAI, France Anesthetist Caroline Tesse cannot say whether the third wave of COVID-19 infections sweeping across France will peak in three weeks or three months. But she does know that it is too late to prevent the virus from overwhelming her intensive care unit.
LIGESCOURT, France Since COVID-19 restrictions forced the closure of her bistro in northern France, Kathia Boucher has been working as a cleaner, and worrying about losing her business.
RIBECOURT-LA-TOUR, France Renaud Georges was days from receiving his first coronavirus vaccine shot, an injection he hoped would allow him to hug his grandchildren for the first time in months. Then he received a text message informing him the appointment was cancelled.
ON BOARD THE FISHING VESSEL NICOLAS-JEREMY (Reuters) -For the past two days, the Margolle brothers have been dragging their fishing nets back and forth across a line running down the middle of The Channel separating British and French territorial waters. But perhaps not for much longer.
ON BOARD THE FISHING VESSEL NICOLAS-JEREMY, Dec 9 (Reuters)
- F or the past two days, the Margolle brothers have been
dragging their fishing nets back and forth across a line running
down the middle of The Channel separating British and French
territorial waters. But perhaps not for much longer.
HASNON, France It is a ritual steeped in pagan mystery, updated for the coronavirus age. | Video
CAMBRAI, France At work, Caroline Tesse, an anaesthesiologist in northern France, is helping her patients make it through the COVID-19 epidemic. In the meantime, her own life is on hold.