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The Bulletin on Bruzz: 23 December

20:27 23/12/2018
Listen back to the reports and interviews from The Bulletin's Sunday lunchtime show on 98.8FM in Brussels

A Syrian refugee's story

The world has seen an increase in the number of people fleeing their home country to find a safer place to raise their family and continue with their lives. And Brussels is no exception. Five years ago, Saeed left his family and friends in Damascus, Syria to continue his studies in Italy. After the situation back home worsened, he had to make the tough decision of whether to stay in Italy and seek asylum, or return and risk his life. He tells Molly Dove how he ended up in Brussels.

The Bulletin Christmas gift guide

Stuck for a last-minute present idea? The Bulletin is here to help. Lisa Bradshaw talks us through some of the ideas in this year's winter gift guide.

End-of-year events in Brussels

There's so much happening in Brussels between Christmas and New Year. So if you're staying in the city this festive period, you're in for a treat. Richard Harris has trawled all the agenda listings and here is his pick.

Supporting Roma living in vulnerability in Brussels

Roma people have been migrating all over Europe to find better opportunities. Joakim Bengtsson, a Swedish expat in Brussels, has witnessed many Roma people on the streets unable to rise up above poverty, but he is working to change that. Molly Dove reports.

The Bulletin radio show on 98.8FM in Brussels returns on Sunday 6 January

Written by Molly Dove, Richard Harris, Lisa Bradshaw, Paul McNally