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After the Christmas holidays, the Dutch conversation tables take place again in Lille on Thursday 7 January. They start at 6.30 pm in L'Empire café at Place de Béthune.This is the perfect opportunity to meet Dutch-speakers,...

Note this date in your agenda:  15 June 2017.   It marks the end of the roaming costs!  (costs charged for mobile telephone calls on another operator’s network in Europe) That means no more extra costs and invoices...

SchoolmatchEasier1418.eu is a new digital tool, the purpose of which is to facilitate and promote cooperation between schools at European and even global level.  Schools can register on this platform and look for partners...

Are you a secondary school student and are you interested in forming a team to help shape the region’s future?  Do you want to have a say?  Are you interested in and inspired by European themes?   Then the...

On the occasion of its 8th edition, the Eurometropolitan festival NEXT won the "EFFE Award". This award is granted by the "Europe for Festivals, Festivals for Europe" (EFFE) association and honours major...

On 22 and 23 October, several European Groupings of Territorial Cooperation (EGTC) convened in Saint-Louis in the tri-border area of Alsace (at a crossroads between France, Germany and Switzerland) to exchange ideas on the...

The 75th Eurometropolis Tour came to an end on Sunday 4 October with a victory of the French rider Alexis Gougeard (AG2R-La Mondiale)in Tournai.  Having led the race since the very first stage, he finally won this...

Do you live in the Eurometropolis?  Are you a musician?  Are you looking for advice, support, a stage to perform on?  In that case, Tour de Chauffe is just what you need!  Each year, this support programme...

On 17 October at 9.30 am, the public library of Mouscron will open its doors for the Book Day of the Eurometropolis.   Several activities are planned.  Throughout the day, some fifteen authors from the region will be...

Last week the European Commission launched a public consultation, the subject matter of which is the European needs as to speed and quality of the Internet after 2020.  Everyone is allowed to give his/her opinion:...