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A line of lights in the sky that were visible from France on Christmas Day were “Starlink” satellites put into orbit by SpaceX, and are set to show up again tonight (Friday January 3), it has been confirmed.
SpaceX is the space explorer business started by American entrepreneur Elon Musk. These satellites appear as a line of 60 lights, and they were especially visible from southwest France the night of December 25-26, 2019.
They are set to appear again over France tonight, from around 18-19h. They will then disappear gradually, as they move away from the Earth.
Read the full feature here on The Connexion website
Who wants to be European?
This week Guy Verhofstadt revisited on Twitter his idea of European citizenship for those who choose it.
'The EU member states should grant UK citizens living in Europe the full rights as they have today. Automatically. No ‘ifs and buts’ here either. Let's also come back to the idea of ‘European associated citizenship’ for UK citizens who want to keep their link with Europe.'Read more ...
Another winning night!
On the 2nd December Beaux Villages Immobilier was delighted to be back at the iconic Savoy Hotel in London for the European and World Finals of the International Property Awards.
These awards, which have been running for over 25 years, recognise service, quality and innovation. They are hotly contested and judged by a panel of over 80 industry experts.Read more ...
The little things to help you on your way
Whether you’re buying or selling, we have a few features on our website to help speed things up a little.
With over 8000 properties to sift through, the process of finding the right property can get a little bewildering in the beginning. We hear you, many of us were there once.
So we created ‘My Favourites’ to get your property hunting off to a kick start.Read more ...
The Luxury Property Show
Our sister brand, Manoirs et Chateaux, was delighted to be at the Luxury Property Show in London's Olympia last week. The taste for a new life in France is still strong!
As Head of Sales Development, Jacqui Reddin-Williams led our team and features in the video here for a news channel.
A great day all round with an abundance of positivity for those determined to make their overseas dream a reality.
A Winning Night!
At a major event in central London last week we were thrilled to have our customer care ethos, our service levels, our website and our local offices recognized yet again as the Best In France!
Our sales and support teams are committed to making it easier, safer and more enjoyable to buy property in France.
And at the International Property Awards in London Beaux Villages Immobilier got the official seal of approval for the third year running when we picked up these two awards, including the prestigious 5 Star award for our agencies.Read more ...
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