Busy black streets in Chartres, this last weekend reduced to the 100 km zone

Crowded streets and deserted terraces. This is the image that will remain of this strange spring in France. In Chartres, on this Saturday of Pentecost weekend, with 25 degrees in the shade, the glaciers did not stop the afternoon. And the ice creams can be enjoyed standing up, or sitting on one of the crowded […]

Twelve appointments in the diocese of Chartres

Each year, the bishop of Chartres appoints priests to the 23 parishes of the diocese. This year, Archbishop Philippe Christory announces 12. They will be effective on September 1, the date of the beginning of the pastoral year. Here is the list of priests concerned. Father Vital Ngimbi, parish priest of Sainte-Thérèse in Vallée d’Avre, […]

From Monday June 1, in Chartres, Filibus becomes chargeable again

From Monday, June 1, 2020, boarding the buses will be as before confinement, that is to say by the front door. “Travelers will have to validate their ticket directly,” comments Gérard Besnard, vice-president of Chartres Métropole, in charge of transport. “Either by using the ticket they already have, or by using contactless payment by bank […]

Chartres and Lucé: he would have filmed under the skirts of store customers

A customer entered the Carrefour de Chartres shopping center on Tuesday, May 26, 2020, pulling a shopping bag. Security guards, in charge of video surveillance, immediately followed him. Very quickly, they were intrigued by his behavior. Man suspected of threatening joggers in Chartres He used the aisles of different departments without ever getting his supplies. […]

Chartres terraces will gain ground

The City of Chartres wants to support cafeterias and restaurateurs, who will be able to reopen their establishments from Tuesday, June 2, 2020, but with constraints linked to the health crisis, such as the spacing of tables and the ban on standing consumption for customers in bars. Deconfinement: the 100 km movement restriction lifted from […]

Chartres en lumière will finally take place in September

The mayor of Chartres, Jean-Pierre Gorges, who had canceled the launch of Chartres en lumière, during the confinement, announces that the meeting will finally start in September. All summer and fall activities in Chartres are canceled The monuments will remain illuminated until the end of 2020, and not at the end of October as in […]

Cédric Kahn, president of the jury: “The competition is exciting”

He is a prestigious director, whose work is rewarded by film buffs as well as by the public.Cédric Kahn, Louis-Delluc Prize in 1998 with Boredom; and Silver Bear in 2018, with Prayer, is the president of the jury of the Ciné-Clap festival. He evokes his vision of cinema with The Republican Echo. The Ciné-Clap festival […]

Jean-Pierre Papin as a coach? C’Chartres Football players say yes

No reluctance but a lot of excitement at this information. All C’Chartres Football players contacted are enthusiastic when they are told that Jean-Pierre Papin may be their future coach. And they can’t wait to start again… Jean-Pierre Papin en route to C’Chartres Football? Arnaud Archimbaud (CCF captain): “From the moment Jean-Guy Wallemme has not been […]

Chartres: the truck driver who had almost 5g of alcohol in his blood condemned

photo credit: Gendarmerie Responsible for an accident which had caused two injuries on May 23, this driver of Polish origin was tried. Responsible for an accident which had caused two injuries on May 23, this driver of Polish origin was tried. The Republican Echo specifies that he appeared by videoconference from a remand center located […]

These masks, barrier to communication for the hearing impaired

“The current situation is difficult for deaf and hard of hearing people because of the wearing of the mask. It makes lip reading and facial expressions impossible, which is essential for our communication, “states Clément Bouvier, president of the Association of the deaf in Eure-et-loir since 2014. Not enough masks in supermarkets in Eure-et-Loir This […]