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The news in Gironde and Lot-et-Garonne of August 5, 2022 – ARL

August 05, 2022

To reduce the risk of fires in Gironde and because of the high temperatures, the prefecture has issued an order prohibiting access to forests in 159 predominantly forest municipalities from Saturday midnight until Sunday inclusive. The movement and parking of people and vehicles with or without engine are prohibited on the forest tracks and on the rural roads of the municipalities concerned. It is forbidden to use fire, to smoke or to incinerate green waste. No public or private fireworks also in these areas. Firefighters are still mobilized at La Teste and Landiras to prevent any resumption of fire.

In Lot-et-Garonne, withdrawals remain limited in around thirty catchment areas, individuals cannot water their gardens and lawns during the day, they can also only fill their swimming pool at night and if they want to wash their car, it is only at a station, not at home. All because of the drought.

Another consequence of high heat, but to a lesser extent. Note that the adapted schedules of the recycling centers of La Brède and Léognan are maintained until Sunday August 14 inclusive. They are open from 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Note that says that this morning, Météo France lifted the heatwave vigilance in Gironde, it’s green now. On the other hand, Lot-et-Garonne remains in yellow.

In Puybarban, near La Réole, a house and a garage caught fire overnight from Wednesday to Thursday. A 33-year-old man was slightly injured, bothered by the fumes.

Also, on Wednesday evening, 250 bales of hay caught fire in a field in Laplume, and another fire but this time at Temple-sur-Lot yesterday afternoon. Firefighters saved two buildings threatened by flames. Flames that destroyed several hundred m² of dry grass.

After the Sérignac-Péboudou rave party this weekend, three individuals considered to be the organizers were placed under judicial control. They will appear in court next November.

And following the terrible accident which left one dead and seven injured at Teste-de-Buch on the night of Monday to Tuesday, we learn that the two drivers of the cars involved were drunk. One of them had also used cocaine. The investigations are continuing. Too high a speed would be the cause.

On the road precisely, Bison Futé sees orange this Friday in our region in the direction of departures, it’s green for returns. Red tomorrow over most of the country for those returning home and also for those going on vacation.

A good plan for this weekend with the Reggae Sun Ska in Vertheuil. It starts today on the site of the Nodris estate. A little over 20,000 people are expected.

Also, until tomorrow in Libourne, you can go for a walk at the Fest’arts. You will find clowns, acrobats and other dancers and musicians and if you find yourself in the Médoc, on Sunday there is the flip-flop throwing world championship in Hourtin!

And finally, it’s the night of the stars tonight everywhere in France, the first night because the event, created in 1991, lasts three days. Demonstrations are planned in several hundred municipalities. You can find them on the site, the site of the French Astronomical Association.

Five Girondins have qualified for the European Athletics Championships. They will take place in Germany, from August 16 to 21. This is the athlete Gabriel Tual for the 800m. Ryan Zeze qualifies in the 200 meters and the 4×100 relay. The relay in which will also participate Pablo Mateo. Also qualified Tom Campaign for length and pole vault Marie-Julie Bonin. Note Pierre-Ambroise Bosse’s package. He is hurt.

In football, the Girondins de Bordeaux play against Rodez tomorrow evening the second day of Ligue 2. Kick off at 7 p.m. and it will be live on ARL. A meeting which still takes place in a difficult context, the people of Bordeaux being subject to the constraints imposed by the DNCG in terms of payroll. What contradicts a little the plans of the coach, David Guion.

The Girondins play in Rodez the 2nd day of Ligue 2 on Saturday evening at 7 p.m., it’s to live on ARL.

[G.L. Photo : Pixabay]



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