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Life at the French school Gates

Dan Briggs continues his Provence blog about being a house dad in France. By the time Monday morning came the horror had faded a little. Parents greeted each other normally, there were kisses on both cheeks bu...
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Provence Wine: Tasting notes

Provence wine When a local Provence wine tasting club asked Jamie Ivey to introduce them to English wine, little did they realise what was at stake. The phrases ‘hospital pass’ and ‘poisoned chalice’ came imm...
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Life at the French School Gates – Week 7

Provence Blog Dan Brigg's continues his exploration of French culture in his Provence Blog about a Dad at the French school gates I have been troubled all week by the possible fall-out from the school electio...
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Exclusive: The story of Homme au Journal

Provence art Gerard Isirdi speaks about the creation of an iconic Provence art image Visit a second home in Provence and you are more than likely to encounter the Homme au Journal poster of Gerard Isirdi. ...
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Life at the French School Gates – Week 6

Provence Blog Dan Briggs continues his Provence blog about life at the French school gates Dear reader you will not believe what happened this week. So far this story has been one of social mishap after socia...
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Life at the French school gates

Provence Blog Dan Briggs continues his Provence Blog about Life at the French school gates Week 5 Cathy is cross with me. She says I don’t live in the real world. Instead I have created a delusional version ...