Francois Fillon

François Fillon: The Long Distance Driver Of French Politics

Lord Ricketts | Posted 28.11.2016 | UK Politics
Lord Ricketts

What did the voters see in Fillon? I think it was partly his reputation, straight-talking and honesty. Partly his style: he looks presidential and exudes calm and confidence. And partly his programme, crafted during his long road trip around France. He is the only presidential candidate I can remember who has had the courage to tell French voters that France needs serious economic reform.

The Waugh Zone November 28, 2016

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 28.11.2016 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Monday, November 28… 1) BREXIT BUFFET Can Theresa May agree a ‘Brexit buffer’, a transitional deal tha...

Why I Don't Mind Being a Mademoiselle

Eleanor Stanford | Posted 30.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Eleanor Stanford

Paris - and France - no longer has any mademoiselles. Luckily this is not in the wake of a mass exodus of les jeunes, but thanks to new legislation banning the title from all state literature.

Half The Cabinet Are Off To Paris On Friday. Why?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 16.02.2012 | UK Politics

On Friday we'll be treated to the unlikely sight of many of the cabinet’s big hitters setting off to Paris for meetings with their French counterpar...