Keyword: wildfire

Thousands evacuated after wildfire on France's Mediterranean coast

Authorities in the Côte d’Azur region moved people out of tents, campsites and holiday homes around the hilltop town of Bormes-les-Mimosas.

Wildfire in south-west France destroys 550 hectares of pine forest

A wildfire that has ravaged 550 hectares of pine forest west of Bordeaux on France's Atlantic coast was contained but still simmering this weekend.