Keyword: Simon Butler

UK ski instructor wins fight to teach in France

Simon Butler, 57, was contesting fines of €42,000 (£37,600) in 2013 and 2014 for teaching at his ski school in the resort of Megève despite lacking French certification.

Briton convicted of illegally working as French Alps ski instructor

Simon Butler, who has taught skiiing in France for 30 years, was given a choice of jail or a 30,000-euro fine for not having correct licence.

British instructors 'face prison' in France over ski wars

Seven instructors have been arrested in the French Alps for providing lessons without a licence as part of a bitter jobs war on the ski slopes.