Demise of "French News"
I was really shocked this morning to read in "The Times" that "French News" has become insolvent and closed down, with the loss of 21 jobs. I had a look on their website and it doesn't say anything there at the moment. I always thought it was a really good paper and enjoyed reading it every month. We will miss it.
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Basically they say that their position was untenable because so many Brits are unable to cope with the financial crisis and are going back home. "The money has just stopped circulating," said Miranda Neame, the editor and co-owner.
The transport manager of Anglo-French Euro Removals is also quoted as saying: "There is a massive return that began at the start of the year.... you'd be crazy to buy property now in France."