AngloINFO Dordogne

Everything you need for life in the Dordogne, Gironde & Lot-et-Garonne - local information you can trust

There are many reasons why people move away from their home country: career opportunities, temporary expat job assignments, study, retirement, an improved quality of life, family commitments, second-home ownership or permanent emigration. Whatever the reason for moving, life in a new place can be unusual, complicated or just difficult. Whether you have been living abroad for ten years or you are just thinking about moving, AngloINFO is here to give you dependable support - whenever and wherever you need it.

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- 445 pages about life in the Dordogne, Gironde & Lot-et-Garonne
  • Emergencies


    Who to call and what to say in an emergency, including numbers for police, ambulance, fire and rescue.

  • Employment

    Employment :

    Just hired, or looking for work? Find out about employment contracts, including benefits and legal requirements.

  • Driving


    How to make sure you stay on the right side of the law when you're driving in France.

  • Useful Contacts

    Useful Contacts:

    Find out about services and government organisations that play a part in moving to France.


Featured Businesses

Construction Plus

Beautiful, traditional Perigordian homes built to your personal specifications: design, layout and budget, using only quality materials. Complete service from sourcing land to planning...

Exclusive Healthcare Insurance

Flexible, easy to understand healthcare policies and complementary medical cover for expats. Our company is based in France. Knowledgeable, English speaking staff will guide you through the French...

An eye for detail: Meet artist Gill Shaw

From the blog:
Lot of Livin’, Dordogne

Last week I wrote here about Geraldine Jones, an artist who uses dyes derived from plants to create her fabric art. This week, I profile Gill Shaw, another talented artist who also finds inspiration in nature. Shaw's husband's profession as an architect, took the couple to Nairobi, Kenya, Tanzani... Read more

by Mimi Beck Knudsen on August 29, 2015

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This Week's VO Films

The English-Language Movies page has been updated with the next seven days' movies

Water Restrictions for Dept 24 and 47

Water use for agriculture is very restricted and lawns should not be watered at any time.
Dordogne order
Lot-et-Garonne order
The restrictions may stay in place until 31st October unless water table levels improve.


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  • Sunset: 20:36
  • The Weather:
    27.3°C (81°F) and Clear Peyrignac (Last Updated on September 2, 2:05 PM CEST)

Featured Business

Blevins Franks

Since 1975 BlevinsFranks have provided tax planning and wealth management to clients throughout... Read more...

Under the banner of the international group Generali we cover the full span of insurance... Read more...

Blacktower Financial Management (International) Limited

French based company offering financial advice in France. Over 25 years of experience giving... Read more...