Summary: Further protests may take place across France linked to the yellow vest (gilets jaunes) movement. This includes, but is not limited to, planned protests on New Years’ Eve. Recent demonstrations have led to violence and extensive damage to property, in Paris and in other towns and cities across the country. Motorists travelling through France may also still experience some delays or blockages caused by local demonstrators – you should drive with caution as some protestors may be based on roads, motorways and toll booths. In all cases, you should avoid any demonstrations if at all possible and follow the advice of the local authorities.
Travel Advisory Published: December 31, 2018 17:32
Cited Source: https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/france