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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...

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...

Do you enjoy writing and are you up for a challenge in a foreign language?  It doesn’t matter whether you are only just beginning to learn Dutch or are already an expert in the language of Vondel: the contest of the Maison...

There’s no stopping the Eurometropolitan judo event!  As was the case in previous years, the level of participation once again went up a notch.  No less than 580 judokas occupied the tatami of the Espace Richmond at...

How can cooperation contribute to the attractiveness of the region, the economic development, social inclusion and cohabitation?  Lianes Coopération intends to provide an answer to this question during its annual colloquium...

This major Eurometropolitan judo event is back!  As was the case for the previous two editions, Espace Jean Richmond in Mouvaux is the place to be on 29 and 30 January.On Friday the 29th, Handival Judo Nord will organise a...

Even the cold cannot be an excuse not to participate in the 6th edition of La Kiwanienne on Sunday! The event starts at 8 am at the Estaimpuis Sports Complex.Several multi-sport activities will be organised in which the entire...

Within the scope of the biennial conference of the Association for Borderland Studies (ABS), the organisers are seeking contributions on the topic Differences and discontinuities in a “Europe without borders”. All disciplines...