Two homeless women found dead from cold on Brussels streets

Two homeless women found dead from cold on Brussels streets

Two women have been found dead on the streets of Brussels, both homeless, apparently caused by hypothermia. Following the sudden change in the weather to temperatures more common in autumn, the two women died in separate circumstances. One was found by the statue in the small park near Marché au Porcs; the other on the Rue Navez on the edge of Laeken and Schaerbeek. The second woman was taken to hospital, but could not be revived. The other woman was declared dead at the scene by a medical examiner. The…

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Jeroen Meus on failed restaurants: “I made a huge mistake”

Jeroen Meus on failed restaurants: “I made a huge mistake”

TV chef, cookbook publishing legend and restaurateur Jeroen Meus has admitted blame for the failure of his Würst chain of upscale hot dog restaurants in Leuven, Antwerp and Ghent. “I have a failing, and I’m not proud of it,” he told De Tijd in a weekend interview. “I let this out of my own hands, and that was my mistake.” Meus opened the Würst restaurant in Leuven in 2015, after running the fine-dining restaurant Luzine in the city to great success. But having become a household name with a variety…

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