Tarbes is a French town and commune, in the département of Hautes-Pyrénées, of which it is the préfecture. It is part of the historical region of Gascony. It is the second largest metropolitan area of Midi-Pyrénées, with 110,000 inhabitants.
It is the seat of the diocese of Tarbes-et-Lourdes.
Rugby Union: Charvis Has to Sit and Suffer on His French Move; Wales Captain Must Wait until Monday for Decisionas Tarbes Request Rejected
Nov 29, 2003; WALES captain Colin Charvis' move to French side tarbes has been put on hold. The Ligue Nationale de Rugby (LNR), who...