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After living in France for several years, Ian Moore finds that people are turning to him for advice but he doesn’t know the answers!

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Ian Moore

Moving to the enchanting village of Cordes-sur-Ciel was a dream come true for Dutch couple Christianne Zeelen and Nico Thomassen. Now running a B&B in the village, they are well and truly settled in the French way of life

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A love of food and wine inspired two expat couples to set up a business running gourmet weekends and wine tours in Dordogne - find out how they did it

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Running a business

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Tuesday, December 20, 2016

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It’s not just the lack of turkey and Brussels sprouts that makes Christmas in France a different affair, says Gillian Harvey

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Gillian Harvey

Ian Moore ensures British Christmas traditions are observed while enjoying Christmas in France with his wife’s French family

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Ian Moore

Escape to the Château is back on our screens. We caught up with the stars of the show, Dick and Angel to find out what they’ve been up to since we last saw them

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Expats in France

Across Provence traditional santons start to appear in homes and at Christmas markets. Carol Drinkwater explains what these figures are and how they came to be a Provençal Christmas tradition

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Christmas in France

Think a fairy tale castle in the French countryside is out of your reach? You could be surprised, just as Dick Strawbridge and his wife Angel were when they bought a grand château in the Loire Valley

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Expats in France

Not sure where to settle down when moving to France? Here are the reasons why Dordogne is a great place to live

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Aquitaine

As Gillian Harvey explains the concept of Bonfire Night to her baffled French neighbours, she realises how much she enjoys the best of both French and English culture

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Gillian Harvey

While Ian Moore is loving the French way of life, like many Brits living in France, he is finding there are some English foods he really misses

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It’s la rentrée in France and British expat Gillian Harvey is planning how to spend her time now she has waved another of her children off to French school

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Gillian Harvey

In the October issue of Living France we explore three of Tarn’s most enchanting villages, take a tour along the coast of Ille-et-Vilaine in Brittany, find out how a Scottish chef is shaking up the culinary scene in the French Alps and meet a glass artist in Montmorillon

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Despite Brexit and the uncertainty about the rights of British people in France, this expat family have decided to stay in Morbihan – find out why and the precautions they are taking

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Expats in France

British expats Jo and Jonathan Turner bought a plot of land in Normandy and built themselves an eco-friendly house on a low budget. Find out how they did it

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Expats in France

Exposed stone walls, wooden beams, brocante finds, period furniture and finishing touches... These stunning interiors will make you fall in love with a classic French style

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Expats in France

With hamburgers and cappuccinos appearing on menus, France was just about embracing global culture. But will Brexit change this? Paris-based writer Stephen Clarke hopes not

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Brexit

For Kris Hallet and her husband Dave, moving to Béarn in south-west France and renovating a derelict cottage has been hard work, but well worth it. Here’s how they managed the renovation on a small budget

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With the arrival of summer, Gillian Harvey takes time to appreciate what’s on her doorstep in the Limousin

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Limousin

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