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On Thursday 28 April, a French-Belgian seminar will take place from 9.30 am to 5.00 pm at the Tourist Office of Tournai, led by the INSEE and its partners on both sides of the border. The event will mainly focus on cross-border...

“Petit Montmartre” is an initiative of non-profit organisation Tournai Centre Ville and was organised for the first time in 2009 within the scope of the European project Lively Cities (LICI). The event, which takes place at the...

Helpline Nord is looking for bilingual (Dutch/French) support IT technicians to join its teams in Marcq-en-Baroeul. Consult the details of the vacancy here

Blue Space

On the occasion of the World Water Day on Tuesday 22 March, the Eurometropolis Lille-Kortrijk-Tournai and its partners officially launched the BLUE SPACE project in Kortrijk.

When visual artists from Halluin, Menin and Mouscron agree to exhibit their work together, the result is F/B Art – where F stands for France and B for Belgium.  The purpose of this beautiful cross-border initiative is to...

For the 27th year in a row, basketball players from all around the world will be meeting in Tourcoing.  You can come and admire their technical prowess between 26 and 28 March at the Léo Lagrange sports hall. This major...

As is the case every year, the coming of spring is celebrated at Beloeil, with the exhibition of approximately 6000 amaryllis flowers at the castle, the residence of the Princes de Ligne.  This festival of colours and...

The decision was taken at the plenary meeting of the regional council on 14 March:  Nord-Pas-de-Calais-Picardie will be renamed Hauts-de-France!  However, the name “Nord Pas de Calais Picardie” will still be mentioned...

Innovation

“Someone hacked the Eurometropolis. A virus has infected everything and nothing is left. All settings have been deleted. It is us, the citizens, who hold the key to the future. What should our Eurometropolis look like? “

Stefaan De Clerck played a prominent role in the creation of the Eurometropolis in 2008 and was its President for several years. On Tuesday 23 February in Brussels, he was awarded the rank of "Officier dans l'ordre de la...