Stoffel Vandorn to leave McLaren

Stoffel Vandorn to leave McLaren

Fleming-Stoffel Vandorn will leave McLaren at the end of the season of Formula 1. The announcement was made in a statement released by McLaren on Monday. McLaren didn’t say who would replace Vandoorne, but British reserve driver team Lando Norris is the leader in that position. Other candidates are Frenchman Esteban Ocon and his Force India team mate Sergio Perez, the Mexican who raced for McLaren in 2013. The tone of the statement suggested Vandoorne had secured a position elsewhere. Speaking about his departure from the McLaren Formula One team,…

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Grand opening of tram line number 9

Grand opening of tram line number 9

The new Brussels tram line 9, connecting Simonis and Arbre Ballon stations for fifteen minutes, passing through the site of the hospital UZ Brussels, was opened on Saturday afternoon, in the presence, in particular, of king Philip and the Minister of the government of Brussels-President Rudy Vervort. Following his arrival at 3 pm at the Simonis Station, the King drove the tramway that cut the ribbon with the Belgian colors. The first tracks were laid in September 2015. The whole project cost 76 million euros, financed by the Region, plus…

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The EU time switch is good for some, not all.

The EU time switch is good for some, not all.

The European Commission has proposed to the Council of Ministers a measure to abandon switch from summer to winter time. For Belgium, that would mean a standard time of GMT + 2 – the current time. The measure was supported by a large majority of an informal poll conducted by the commission itself. Opinions vary across the continent; In Scotland, children go to school in the dark in the summer, and farmers begin work before sunup. In the south, regardless of time zones, the situation is more or less reversed….

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