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17 mei
Professor Ernest Schilders is an internationally recognised and leading expert in the diagnosis and treatment of adductor and hip problems in athletes.
03 mei
Tuesday’s terrorist attacks in Brussels resulted in many casualties. Belgium is hurt but not yielding.
03 Mar
Belgian football has become a brand and has reached unprecedented national and international fame. No less than 18 Belgian footballers are regularly in action in the English Premier League. The majority of them also play in the Belgian national squad. Among them is Mousa Dembélé whose contract with Tottenham Hotspur has just been extended until 2019. He has achieved over 60 caps with the Red Devils. Dembélé, who has a Malinese father and a Belgian mother, first moved to London in 2010 to join Fulham FC. Two years later he signed a contract with the north London Club.
05 okt
An Van Camp has recently taken up the post of Curator of Northern European Art at the Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaelogy in Oxford. Before that she was Curator of Dutch and Flemish Drawings and Prints (up to the late 19th century) at The British Museum in London. She recently co-curated the major exhibition ‘Drawing Silver and Gold: from Leonardo to Jasper Johns’ which is on display at The British Museum until 6 December.
29 apr
Philippe Rixhon is a Belgian entrepreneur at the junction of the arts, business and technology who runs his own London-based company. Before focusing on the arts, Philippe spent twenty years managing successful and innovative projects for major companies in ten countries and worked in the IT domain. He currently publishes and lectures internationally to pass on his expertise to people who intend to launch a business in the arts.
24 apr
This year saw the bicentenary of the Battle of Waterloo where the Duke of Wellington and his army celebrated victory over the Emperor Napoleon on 18 June 1815. To mark the occasion, commemorative events were organised in both Belgium and the UK.
07 nov
HRH Queen Elisabeth and HRH King Philippe, the King of the Belgians, inaugurated the Flanders Fields Memorial Garden in central London’s Wellington Barracks near Buckingham Palace on 6 November.
17 jul
2014 marks 100 years since the start of the First World War.
15 jul
Het begon allemaal met een tweet van Premier Di Rupo aan President Obama net voor de wereldbekermatch tussen de VS en België. De Belgische Eerste Minister beloofde een schenking Belgisch bier indien de Amerikanen zouden winnen. Naar dit voorbeeld ging de Amerikaanse Ambassadeur in Londen een weddenschap aan met Ambassadeur Trouveroy. Ambassadeur Bazun zou Amerikaanse pannenkoeken bakken en serveren voor leden van de Belgische Ambassade op de Residentie op Belgrave Square indien het Belgische voetbalteam de Amerikanen zou verslaan.
15 jul
On 12th July, the annual Belgian Parade at the Cenotaph in Whitehall took place. On this occasion, HRH Prince Laurent, representing the Belgian King, laid a wreath at the monument. The ceremony was also attended by the Belgian Defence Minister and the UK vice-Minister of Defence, various British and Belgian civil and military authorities and veterans as well as detachments from military education establishments.

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