The French Health Authority has said that previous infection gives initial immunity so just one dose is needed.
The 6pm curfew will be in force for at least 15 days and anyone found outside at that time without an official reason will face fines.
The government faces a huge obstacle over the coming months – as its people are among the most sceptical in the world towards the vaccine.
France is struggling to bring down its COVID cases ahead of a planned lifting of its second national lockdown.
Back in France and hoping it's not all a case of deja vu, Enable and her smitten jockey Frankie Dettori will always have Paris, regardless of what drama unfolds there this Sunday.
The cities of Paris and Marseille were declared high-risk areas of COVID-19 after a surge in cases.
Transport secretary Grant Shapps said Brits returning from France before 4am on Saturday won't have to quarantine for 14 days.
The warnings come as the World Health Organization (WHO) said the virus is surging back in most countries that previously had it under control.
Veronique describes the moment she saw her husband after being called to the hospital.
The two, aged 10 and three, were unharmed by the fall but might have suffered from smoke inhalation, French media reported.
The fire brought back memories of the devastating blaze in Notre Dame cathedral in Paris last year.
Priti Patel has said migrants crossing the English Channel should be 'intercepted at sea' and returned to France.
French prime minister refuses to remove controversial artwork and statues reflecting the country's colonial history.
China had 57 new confirmed cases in the 24 hours to midnight on Saturday, including 36 in the capital, Beijing.
The widespread protests against police brutality and inequality in the wake of the death of George Floyd have spread worldwide as people in countries around the globe come out to support protesters in the United States. In some countries, protesters are also calling for domestic changes — in France there are demonstrations in response to the killing of black Frenchman Adama Traoré in 2016, and in Australia protesters are calling for the government to reexamine the treatment of Aboriginal peoples
The director of the EU disease prevention centre said the week when skiers returned home will be seen as a key moment in the continent's outbreak.