The battle of Loos

Learn about one of World War I’s most important battles.

Calais to Boulogne on foot: 40km

From Calais to Boulogne, take in the sights of Nord-Pas de Calais on this scenic walk along the beaches and cliff tops.

Blockbuster film brings Ch’ti to millions

The blockbuster Bienvenue Chez les Ch’tis paints a new image of Nord-Pas de Calais and has seen an increase in visitors to the town of Bergues.

Saddle up for pedalling pleasures

Veteran cyclist Brian McEwan from West Wickham, Kent, offers his advice on cycling in France.