Out of the question to place your napkin to soak up the sun or share a picnic with the family. But this Wednesday morning marks a major advance in the déconfinement with the reopening of the beaches on the atlantic coast.
La Baule and Pornichet in Loire-Atlantique, Les Sables-d’olonne in the Vendee, Brest in the Finistère have opened the ball by removing the barriers of prohibition on Wednesday morning. The municipalities were granted a derogation of their prefecture, others are still waiting.
The reopening of the beaches should increase this weekend on the coast altlantique, especially in the Gironde and in Britain. On the mediterranean coast, towns such as Antibes, Nice, Menton in the Alpes-Maritimes, Le Lavandou in the Var, La Grande-Motte, and Palavas-les-Flots, in the Hérault are waiting also the green light.
The new ranges accessible, the people dreamed. Saint-Malo, Genevieve, did not conceal his impatience :
Water sports is actually part of the licensed activities on the beaches. Just like walking, jogging, fishing on foot or swimming. But it is almost everything.
To avoid any gathering and to enable each to comply with the distanciations social, this reopening is accompanied by strict conditions. To make it simple, it is forbidden to stand, lie down or even sit for daydreaming in front of the horizon.
The mayors, who carry the responsibility of these openings, to announce further restrictions in the first place the closure of the beaches at night, and police checks, municipal, and national. The webcams already installed could also assist in the monitoring of the walkers.