Translated from French-Radio Gâtine is the local radio station in Gâtine (Parthenay and its surroundings) in Deux-Sèvres. A real vein of local information and relay of local initiatives, it informs you, entertains you and educates the media. Partners of public institutions, associations and businesses in the area, Radio Gâtine is a key player in the local and economic development of Gâtine.
Parthenay is an ancient fortified town and commune in the Deux-Sèvres department of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in western France. It is sited on a rocky spur that is surrounded on two sides by the River Thouet, and is the sub-prefecture of the Parthenay arrondissement.
France, in Western Europe, encompasses medieval cities, alpine villages and Mediterranean beaches. Paris, its capital, is famed for its fashion houses, classical art museums including the Louvre and monuments like the Eiffel Tower. The country is also renowned for its wines and sophisticated cuisine. Lascaux?s ancient cave drawings, Lyon?s Roman theater and the vast Palace of Versailles attest to its rich history.