Computers and gadgets with Michael Kirsted

The French telephone from 1940 from La Compagnie générale de constructions téléphoniques (CGCT)

The French telephone from 1940 from La Compagnie générale de constructions téléphoniques (CGCT).

The General Telephone Construction Company (CGCT) is a former French subsidiary of the American group ITT invested in the field of telephone exchanges.

The Thomson-Houston Telephone Company (CTTH), created in 1915 as a subsidiary of Compagnie Française Thomson-Houston (CFTH) was sold to the American …

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What to do today? Cultural events in Andorra with Clare Allcard

ANDORRA’S ORIGINAL CONSTITUTION DAY: 14TH MARCH, 1993 BUT WHAT CAME BEFORE?

ANDORRA’S ORIGINAL CONSTITUTION DAY: 14TH MARCH, 1993
BUT WHAT CAME BEFORE?

Did you know that Andorra has not been to war in more than 700 years? Do you know why?

Well, let’s take a quick canter through the hills and valleys of Andorra’s extraordinary history starting in AD 843 when Charlemagne’s grandson, Emperor Charles the Bald, confirmed the …

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World best cars by Jordi Vilaró

The French Jean-Gras Torpedo Type A from 1925

The French Jean-Gras Torpedo Type A from 1925. 

The Jean Gras was a small scale French automobile manufactured by a concern based in Issy-les-Moulineaux, Paris from 1924 until 1927.

The company showed two cars at the Paris 1924 Salon, the Type A had a 1494 cc overhead camshaft engine and the Type B a 1200 cc pushrod …

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