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Heatwave: who can come to the Belgian coast?

The heat wave subsided, many who are anxious to go to the Belgian coast. Are day tourists welcome? ON After the events that occurred on Saturday in Blankenberge and Knokke, Daphné Dumery, the N-VA mayor of Blankenberge refused access to his city on Sunday’s tourists. Ostend followed, as did Le Coq, Wenduine and Bredene, who closed their doors to day …

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According to some experts, we are heading for a new containment if the numbers do not start to fall: “This week is crucial”

Published Monday 10 August 2020, at 07:50. For the experts, it is high time that the effects of the measures taken during the recent National Security Council began to be seen … We are in the week of truth. With 580.1 positive Covid-19 tests per day between 31 July and 6 August, the number of new cases continues to increase …

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A quieter Sunday at the coast, according to the presence barometer

After the events that occurred on Saturday in Blankenberge and Knokke, the municipal authorities carried out checks at the entrance to several municipalities. LSunday was quieter on the coast than on Saturday, according to a presence barometer set up by West Flanders’ Westtoer tourist office. For example, in Blankenberge, where day tourists were rejected, the code was shown dark green …

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A gathering of hundreds of people, including Belgians, in the Marne

On Sunday evening, the health authorities warned the participants in a party night that took several hundred people in Marne from Saturday night to Sunday after noting that they did not respect barrier gestures. Belgians were among the participants. “Several hundred people gathered on the night of 8 to 9 August in the town of Matougues (Marne), as part of …

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Coronavirus: a demonstration against health measures announced next Sunday in Brussels

Lasbl Viruswaanzin (viral madness) announced on Sunday in a press release that it intends to organize a demonstration against health measures on Sunday 16 August in Brussels. The group also wants to demand the resignation of virologist Marc Van Ranst. According to the organizers of the event, participants will walk individually through Brussels between 12:00 and 17:00 and will pass …

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Belgium officially in a national heat wave

The Royal Meteorological Institute is talking about a national climate heat wave when the maximum in Uccle reaches at least 25 degrees for at least five consecutive days, whereby the threshold of 30 degrees is reached for at least three days. Since Wednesday, the temperature in Uccle is: 28.8 degrees on Wednesday, 32.0 degrees on Thursday, 33.9 degrees on Friday, …

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Weather – Belgium officially in a heatwave: here are the forecasts for the coming days

With 32.8 degrees recorded on Sunday in Uccle, Belgium is officially entering a national heat wave, IRM meteorologist David Dehenauw announced on Sunday evening. The Royal Meteorological Institute is talking about a national climate heat wave when the maximum in Uccle reaches at least 25 degrees for at least five consecutive days, whereby the threshold of 30 degrees is reached …

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Crushing the Belgian coast: SNCB’s surrealism … – dh.be

Crushing the Belgian coast: SNCB’s surrealism … dh.be Coastal crowds: restrictions in Ostend, Knokke, Bredene, Le Coq and Blankenberge, surveillance in RTBF stations and beaches Ostend does not finally close its station, but asks SNCB to limit the number of passengers, many checks on Blankenberge Sudinfo.be General struggle in Blankenberge: the city of BANS day tourists this Sunday RTL info …

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Blankenberge: why the restriction of access to the coast follows the law

After the events on Saturday and were afraid of a large influx due to the heat wave, the mayor of Blankenberge banned day visitors this Sunday in her city. She can do it. LIs it really legal to imitate or even ban day tourists from entering coastal communities? As Sébastien Van Drooghenbroeck, Professor of Constitutional Law at the University of …

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