French village is selling house building plots for 1 euro a square metre

Normandy village with population of 388 is seeking to lure people to come and build new homes after exodus of young people seeking work.

Reading articles is for subscribers only. Subscribe now.

A picturesque Normandy village with a declining population is selling land for 1 euro (71 pence) per square metre in the hope of attracting new residents, reports The Telegraph.