Parks, cemeteries will be closed on Thursday

Parks, cemeteries will be closed on Thursday

Parks and cemeteries managed by the City of Brussels will be closed to the public from noon on Thursday due to the stormy winds forecast by the Royal Meteorological Service (IRM). Parks elsewhere in Brussels-Capital Region, which are run by the Brussels Environment service, will also be closed. The possibility of reopening the parks and cemeteries will be examined on Friday morning by the competent authorities. The decision to close roads running through the Bois de la Cambre forest will be announced through the police services, according to the City’s…

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Calls for the closure of the airport of Antwerp in connection with the reduction of flights

Calls for the closure of the airport of Antwerp in connection with the reduction of flights

Flemish socialist party sp.a called for the closure of Antwerp airport in deurn after the main airport operator, VLM Airlines, announced on Monday that it cuts all scheduled flights except those to two destinations: Zurich and London. Both are important business destinations: Zurich as a centre for the diamond trade from Antwerp, and London (for the time being) as a financial centre. VLM has had a storied past: set up in 1993, it went bankrupt in 2016. However it came back to life just a year later, and made its…

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