VNF Region Changes

VNF has recently experienced administrative reorganisations, including the taking on board of some state personnel. There are now seven regional authorities – 1. Seine (including Nantes)2. Nord/Pas-de-Calais3. North-East (including Haute-Marne)4. Strasbourg5. Rhone-Saone6. South-West (including Dordogne and Lot-et-Garonne)7. Burgundy-Centre The Burgundy region change reflects the abandonment of the previous scheme to…

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Cleaning Up the Petite Seine

The Petite Seine (above Paris, to the east) saw some superb cleaning-up work in November 2012. An amazing number of cars were scooped up from the river bed. All of them perfect examples of ‘Beyond Economic Repair’. Photos from the fascinating ‘Lockkipper’ blog of Fabrice, the lock-keeper (geddit?) at Villiers-sur-Seine.