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Jonathan's birthday… what the tortoise never taught us

We hate to disappoint the newspaper readers of Holland, but Jonathan the Tortoise will not be celebrating his birthday on 7 February… regardless of what it may say on  the Wikipedia website. noch 324 Wörter

St Helena

Dutchman's marriage proposal ends in disaster as rented crane smashes into neighbour's roof

AMSTERDAM — A Dutchman’s attempt at a romantic wedding proposal was simply smashing.

The unidentified lover in the central town of Ijsselstein rented a crane, planning to descend in front of his girlfriend’s bedroom window first thing Saturday morning, play her a song and then pop the question. noch 85 Wörter


Advocaat: Dutch Star will eventually get his Manchester United move

Former Netherlands and PSV manager Dick Advocaat believes that Kevin Strootman will eventually get his move to Manchester United. Strootman was reported to be a main transfer target for Manchester United last summer, however he moved to Roma without so much as a bid from Manchester United. noch 159 Wörter


Gouda: no cheese, but worries about the tablets

It was nice to pick up a local paper somewhere far from home this week. It’s been a while.

The first thing that struck me on the first few pages of the Gouda edition of the Algemeen Dagblad was that the columns were full of news stories – yes, actual articles filled the pages. noch 725 Wörter

Week of fame

The Negenmaandenbeurs (‘Nine Months Fair’) has not even come to a close, but we have already had such wonderful days! First of all, directly after the opening, we announced the winners of the BabyStuf Baby Innovation Award at our stand. noch 263 Wörter

Baby Innovation Award Election

Het Algemeen Dagblad en de Open Brief aan de Procureur-generaal



‘Vervloesem werd wereldberoemd toen hij in de nadagen van de Dutroux-affaire zichzelf opwierp als pedofielenjager. noch 1.662 Wörter