Located northeast of Dordogne, near the Limousin Lanouaille is a town of a thousand township residents with police, emergency center, college, sports hall, nursery and primary schools soon library and nursing homes. Its space is looking ballroom every weekend by the score of associations leading the village but also for special family events. He entered the circle of villages with three flowers in bloom and a service area for campers.
With 10 other municipalities, Lanouaille is part of the Community of Communes Lanouaille country.
Lanouaille was born Hugh Gerald Beaulieu (fourteenth century), bishop of Cahors, Jean Baptiste Darnet (eighteenth century), discoverer of the kaolin which has made the fortune of Limoges porcelain and grow Thomas Robert Bugeaud (nineteenth century), soldier-farmer, revolutionizing Agriculture and ending his military career as a marshal of France.
Economic development is generated by the latter that must be an old drinking fountains, the area of Piacenza, which was its experimental farm and the castle of the Durant that he had built when he received his marshal's baton . These two sites, private, not open to visitors.