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Only ferry between Zeebrugge and UK will stop at end of year

The P&O passenger ferry that runs from Zeebrugge on the Flemish coast to Hull in the UK will set sail for the last time at the end of this year. Citing the coronavirus crisis, P&O has decided to end the service across the North Sea. P&O has been running the overnight route between Hull...

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Illustration picture shows a for rent sign in the window of a real estate agency in Brussels. (BELGA PHOTO SISKA GREMMELPREZ)

Tests to prove discrimination in property letting confirmed as legally valid

The Brussels Court of Appeal has confirmed the validity of "situation tests" and telephone records used to prove housing discrimination, Belgium’s anti-discrimination agency Unia has announced. The Court of Appeal decision follows a first judgment to this effect by the Nivelles Court of First...
Cyclists on the Promenade Verte - Green Walk around Brussels (BELGA)

Brussels mayors call for restrictions for cyclists on city’s Green Walk

Three Brussels mayors are calling for action to protect pedestrians walking the city’s famous Green Walk (Promenade Verte) - as increasing number of cyclists take to the path. The mayors of three communes - Auderghem, Woluwé-Saint-Pierre and Woluwé-Saint-Lambert – have been asking the Brussels...
Illustration picture shows elderly travellers wearing a mouth mask as they arrive on the platform, at Gent Sint-Pieters railway station, Monday 04 May 2020 (BELGA).

SNCB speeds up accessibility improvements for passengers with restricted mobility

People with reduced mobility will find it easier to independently board Belgian trains sooner than anticipated as Belgian railway company SNCB speeds up the adaptation of its stations to make them fully accessible. In a bid to increase opportunities for independent travel for disabled and elderly...

Grant for alternatives to animal testing at VUB

The Brussels regional government has approved a grant of €60,000 for the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) to develop an alternative method to animal testing. The funding will go to VUB’s Innovation Centre-3Rs (IC-3Rs), which is working on alternatives based on stem cells derived from human skin...

Federal government accord: What you need to know

As we all know by now, four Flemish parties and three French-speaking parties formed a federal government last week, 16 months after the 2019 elections. Why does it always take so long? Because hammering out a government accord that everyone can agree on when Flanders votes right and Wallonia votes...

We-at-Sea: Sea kayak experience

We-at-Sea provides a unique experience in sea kayaking at our Belgian Coast.

Wether you have experience or not, we will take you safely out to sea. All you need to do is enjoy!

We provide our services, using top notch kayaks, paddle and safety equipment.

Looking for more info: https://www.we-at-sea.rocks

You can reach us at info@we-at-sea.rocks

Neighbourhood learns sign language to talk to six-year old Wout

An entire street of residents in Wuustwezel, in the far north of Antwerp province, has decided to learn sign language in order to be able to talk to six-year-old neighbour Wout. The neighbours are taking a collective class – and got many other members of the community to sign up, too. “We really...
Etienne Claude, general director of Wallonie Belgique Tourisme and Walloon Minister for Public Services, ICT, Admininistrative Simplification, Family Allowance, Tourism, Patrimony and Road Safety Valerie De Bue pictured during the presentation of the Walloon Tourist Pass with a value of 80 euros, in Namur, Monday 28 September 2020. (BELGA PHOTO MAXIME ASSELBERGHS)

First 20,000 Wallonia tourist passes disappear in 30 minutes

The first batch of 20,000 free tourist passes made available on Monday morning by the tourist promotion office in Wallonia we're taken in less than half an hour, confirmed Pierre Coenegrachts, the deputy general manager of Wallonia Belgium Tourism. Wallonia is issuing 60,000 of the tourist passes...

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