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Loss of Freeview/Freesat in France, is the time now?

One of the biggest concerns facing British expats living in France is the potential loss of Freesat (Freeview in the UK) television. Rumours have been spiralling since October last year that Freesat will become a thing of the past in France… There is an alternative though.

New ebook

Your guide to the French telecom market

Moving to France or within it has all the same stresses as moving within the UK, as well as others, and with phones and broadband becoming ever more important this knowledgeable and informative book helps to simplify the whole process.

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UK TV in France

Many English-speaking are interested in watching British TV programs – and those those from the UK are keen to continue to watch their favourite shows. Find out what you need to do to get access to everything from BBC1 to the plethora of pay-to-view channels

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Your telecoms provider

Choosing who you use for important services when you relocate to France or purchase a second home is often done under pressure of time and the opportunity for making a poorly researched decision is high.


Getting the most from your broadband

To get the most out of your broadband service, it helps to know how to troubleshoot problems and get repairs completed quickly. Set out below are two areas where a little knowledge can make a big difference to your enjoyment of your broadband service.


Broadband you can rely on

How do you make sure you get the best from the French telecom services? Read the first part of The Definitive Guide for the Everyday User by French telecoms and IT expert Bob Elliot