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Yerville, Normandy, France


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http://www.yerville.fr/2012/01/actualites-du-comite-de-jumelage-et-sa-region/

Yerville Facts
 
Small market village in the Seine-Maritime in the Normandy region of France with no less than 3 bakeries and a mouth watering Charcuterie (for cold meats and delicatessen products).
Rural surroundings – famous for growing apples (for calvados and cooking), linen (le lin). Also famous for dairy cattle and the renowned Neufchatel cheeses (especially the heart-shaped version) and traditional glass blowing.

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Closest airports
Deauville (63 km).
Paris Beauvais (90 km)
Le Touquet (107 km)
Paris Charles de Gaulle (140 km).

Mayor Alfred Trassy-Paillogues
1st Deputy Thierry Louvel
2nd Deputy Philippe Fercoq
   
Population 2290 known as Yervillais (24.3 % are under 20 years old)
52.7 % are home owners
2.3 % have degrees
   
Schools COLLÈGE HENRY DE NAVARRE
ÉCOLE G CHOVET
ÉCOLE JULES GUEVILLE

Regional Attractions
Rouen (28 km) – A fine mediaeval city linked to Joan of Arc with a church in her memory.
 
Fine Arts Museum (Musée des Beaux-Arts) and cathedral (Cathédrale Notre-Dame) which survived a direct hit by WW2 bombs. Both buildings are beautifully lit with a spectacular night-time light and music display in July

Honfleur (55 km) A picturesque fishing port with a wealth of quaint, riverside restaurants that specialise in all kinds of seafood.