April in France
The latest news from France plus the events taking place this month
The delightful village of St-Valery-sur-Somme is a real jewel of the Baie de Somme in northern France. Narrow lanes are lined with colourful fishermen’s houses decked with flowers and nautical paraphernalia, and there is a marina and medieval battlements to explore. Taking place from 21-29 April is the annual Festival de l’Oiseau et de la Nature, bringing together nature enthusiasts who come to celebrate the area’s rich and diverse wildlife. festivaloiseaunature.com; tourismebaiedesomme.fr Read on to find out what else is happening in France this month.