In July, Ambassador Rudolf Huygelen took up his post at the Embassy of Belgium in the UK after 3 years at Belgium’s Foreign Ministry in Brussels. He has been active in the Belgian diplomatic service since 1989. On 12th October, he presented his Letter of Credentials to H.M. Queen Elizabeth.
Tous les vols, gérés par Monarch Group, ont été annulés le 10/02/2017 avec effet immédiat. L'Autorité de l'aviation civile (Civil Aviation Authority) a été priée par le gouvernement britannique de coordonner les vols-retour pour les passagers de Monarch qui se trouvent actuellement en dehors du Royaume-Uni et qui avaient réservé leur retour avec Monarch pour les 14 prochains jours. Cet arrangement s'applique à la fois aux ressortissants britanniques qu’aux autres nationalités.
Sabine Vandenbroucke is currently COO/CFO operating at board level of the graphic design and branding agency Winkreative Ltd and the global news and lifestyle media brand Monocle. She is based in London.
Ambassador Trouveroy and his wife Nathalie arrived in London in January 2014 after diplomatic duties in Moscow. Now, after three and a half years in the UK and a diplomatic career spanning 40 years, they are returning to Brussels…to retire...? Not quite, as Ambassador Trouveroy explains.
The UK’s first ever Belgian Beer Festival on 21-22 July at the renowned Oval Space on Hackney Road provides a great opportunity to sample Belgian-made craft beers and amazing Belgian-inspired food in the heart of London.
« La Belgique est autrement phénoménale ». Cette campagne de communication vous donne de 99 bonnes raisons (parce que 100 serait pousser un peu loin) pour visiter la Belgique et y investir. Elle comprend un site web, une page Facebook. Visitez et découvrez !
After completing his PhD research at the Laboratory of Molecular Biology at Ghent University, Bart Vanhaesebroeck crossed the Channel for postdoctoral studies at the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research in London. He became professor in London, initially at UCL, then moved to Barts Cancer Institute (Queen Mary University of London) and later joined the Cancer Institute at UCL. Professor Vanhaesebroeck is an elected member of EMBO (EU Excellence in Life Sciences) and the UK Academy of Medical Sciences. He was instrumental in the discovery of a new drug for the treatment of cancer.
Professor Sophie Marnette was born in Liège and raised in Brussels. She studied ‘Philologie Romane’ at the Université Libre de Bruxelles and went on to do a PhD in French Linguistics at the University of California (Berkeley). Recently, Professor Marnette became Head of the French Department at the University of Oxford (officially entitled “Chair of the Sub-Faculty of French” in Oxford Speech) a position no other Belgian has ever held before.
In Belgium, comics have grown into an institution. In most Belgian homes you will find a collection of comics or even an entire library dedicated to comic strips. More than half of the books published or produced in Belgium are comics, but the real creators of the 20th century Belgian Kingdom of the Comic Strip are its more than seven hundred artists and scriptwriters.