Simon Butler

UK ski instructor wins fight to teach in France

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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

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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

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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.