Keyword: Angoulême

Prehistoric stone engraved with horses found in France

The 12,000-year-old stone found by archaeologists excavating a site near Angoulême in south-west France has been described as 'exceptional'.

Charlie Hebdo awarded special prize at French comics festival

 Award at festival in Angoulême was created after January 7th attack which claimed lives of some of France’s best-loved cartoonists.

French city removes benches in ‘anti-homeless sweep’

Critics say officials in southern city of Perpignan are deliberately targeting the homeless by taking away dozens of public benches.

French town cages public benches to stop their use by homeless

The move came after shopkeepers in Angoulême, central France, complained that drunks monopolised the benches and scared customers away.