Ostend (Belgium)

Type: City
Name: Ostend (Belgium)
Country: Belgium
Latitude: 51.220001
Longitude: 2.92
population: 69,011
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

One war memorial, a thousand stories

The Echo remembersWhen Jenny Young began researching the names on the war memorial at Moordown St John’s Church she had no idea what she might find, if anything.“My father's family originates from Holdenhurst and then Moordown where I was born. I wanted ... [Published Bournemouth Daily Echo - 10 hours ago]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

EMSAGG: Marine sand and gravel - Finding common ground

in Delft, Netherlands.The conference builds on the success of the four previous conferences delivered by EMSAGG and will bring together those actively involved in this area to share knowledge, research and best practice case studies. The previous conference ... [Published CIRIA - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

The Belgian coast and Ostend

Flanders’ coast and the seaside city of Ostend are a great place from which to explore the Great War memorials and also enjoy fine food and lively culture At just 42 miles, the Belgian coast is far from the most expansive of shorelines. With a profusion ... [Published Telegraph - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 1 reports

LATVIA DO DOUBLE OVER GB

By Press AssociationPublished: 13:14 EST, 20 July 2014 | Updated: 13:14 EST, 20 July 2014Great Britain lost to Latvia for the second time in two days as they went down 76-68 at the University of Worcester in a warm-up game for their EuroBasket qualifying ... [Published Mail Online UK - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Commemorative events for all in Flanders

From world music and food festivals to wartime memories, there is something for everyone in Flanders this year It's a big year for Flanders, with the regular host of annual cultural events joined from summer into autumn by special events to mark the centenary ... [Published Telegraph - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

A 48-hour tour of Diksmuide and Nieuwpoort

Continuing a series of short itineraries, find out more about the Great War sites in the coastal city of Nieuwpoort and Diksmuide, a short distance inland Arrive late afternoon in Ostend. You can either drive your own car from the ferry ports at Calais ... [Published Telegraph - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

The week in brief: 14 July

As thousands of people were due to take part in Sunday’s Big Jump event in favour of clean water, nature conservancy organisation Natuurpunt revealed the 10 dirtiest watercourses in Flanders, seven of which are in West Flanders.Last place goes to the ... [Published Flanders Today - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Love blossomed at work for golden pair

IT WAS love at work site for Leslie and Linda Lloyd, who are celebrating their golden wedding.They met when he was a driver and she was a clerk for Plymouth wholesale grocers WB Stephens.When that business shut down they both worked for another grocery ... [Published Plymouth Herald - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Belgium: River cruises to honor 100th anniversary of WWI

_ CroisiEurope, Europe’s largest river cruise operator, is honoring the 100th anniversary of World War I with a tour on waterways through Belgium and France.The seven-day itinerary begins in Ostend, Belgium, with stops at the quaint city of Bruges; an ... [Published Chicago Tribune - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

Demowfloat to Hold Workshop in Ostend, Belgium

Demowfloat will have its second workshop (English spoken) in Ostend, Belgium today (July 2), in the frame of the event  Clustering the Future – a new opportunity for business development: current practices & strategies (Flemish spoken) organized by Greenbridge ... [Published Offshore Wind - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

Workshops on Energy Efficiency and Offshore Energy to Be Held in Ostend, Belgium

Energy Knowledge Platform Power-Link organizes two energy workshops under the event named “Clustering the Future”, one on energy efficiency and the other on blue energy (offshore wind, wave and tidal energy).The event, which will focus on business cases ... [Published Offshore Wind - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 28 2014 - 2 reports

1914 Serbia, 2014 Pakistan

Yesterday, June 28, exactly one hundred years ago, the Serbian terrorist, Gavrilo Princip, unwittingly started the First and Second World Wars that left more than a hundred million people dead before the madness gave over three terrible decades later. ... [Published The Hindu - Jun 28 2014]

Quotes

"Maori was just spoken among the old people, like my grandparents. The only time I heard my mother speak it was with them."
"The secret of a happy marriage is it must be real love, and you must enjoy each other's company."
"The humanitarian needs are enormous with the entire population affected by the ongoing crisis. Over 232 000 people are uprooted from their homes in Bangui alone and over 650 000 people are displaced throughout the country. Their lives depend on our assistance and we must deliver it now" said Kristalina Georgieva, the EUEU Commissioner for International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response
Dr Clarke said: "It was an accidental rumour, which turned into a massive delusion. The authorities just let it run, and it was seem to have played a role in the war."

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One war memorial, a thousand stories [Published Bournemouth Daily Echo - 10 hours ago]
Palma de Mallorca looking to smaller markets to... [Published Anna.aero - 22 hours ago]
EMSAGG: Marine sand and gravel - Finding common... [Published CIRIA - Jul 24 2014]
Learning Maori a life changer [Published stuff.co.nz - Jul 22 2014]
The Belgian coast and Ostend [Published Telegraph - Jul 22 2014]
LATVIA DO DOUBLE OVER GB [Published Mail Online UK - Jul 20 2014]
The battlefield sites of Belgium by car and ferry [Published Telegraph - Jul 18 2014]
A 48-hour tour of Diksmuide and Nieuwpoort [Published Telegraph - Jul 18 2014]
Commemorative events for all in Flanders [Published Telegraph - Jul 18 2014]
This summer, Jetairfly connects Tirana to Liege [Published Luchtzak Aviation - Jul 16 2014]
The week in brief: 14 July [Published Flanders Today - Jul 15 2014]
Ups and downs of Lydd Airport celebrated on 60t... [Published Hawkinge Gazette - Jul 12 2014]
Love blossomed at work for golden pair [Published Plymouth Herald - Jul 08 2014]
Belgium: River cruises to honor 100th anniversa... [Published Chicago Tribune - Jul 08 2014]
New ownership brings financial muscle for faste... [Published Undercurrent News - Jul 03 2014]
Demowfloat to Hold Workshop in Ostend, Belgium [Published Offshore Wind - Jul 02 2014]
First World War: how a mother was finally reuni... [Published Saga - Jul 01 2014]
Workshops on Energy Efficiency and Offshore Ene... [Published Offshore Wind - Jun 30 2014]
1914 Serbia, 2014 Pakistan [Published The Hindu - Jun 28 2014]
Terrorism: What Next? [Published Leadership - Jun 28 2014]
Serbia 1914 and Pakistan 2014 [Published The Friday Times - Jun 27 2014]
NBB: Study on Economic Importance of Belgian Ports [Published Dredging Today - Jun 26 2014]
Croisieurope Commemorates WWI Centennial [Published Travel Pulse - Jun 25 2014]
Robert Laumans [Published Telegraph - May 26 2014]
Unmanned Mine Countermeasures Update [Published Think Defence - Apr 19 2014]
Central African Republic: European Union airlif... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Mar 17 2014]
A Russian revelation: where the mythical Cossac... [Published Telegraph - Feb 23 2014]
Belgium's Green found held on suspicion of murd... [Published Telegraph - Nov 06 2013]
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Unmanned Mine Countermeasures Update [Published Think Defence - Apr 19 2014]
The Royal Navy released a news piece this week about ongoing trials of unmanned mine countermeasures systems. The evolving development of such sophisticated unmanned underwater systems in support of survey and mine countermeasures has been a regular ...
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Source: European Commission Humanitarian Aid departmentCountry: Central African Republic For the third time, the European Commission is transporting urgently needed humanitarian assistance directly into the conflict-stricken Central African Republic (CAR). ...
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