Category: Society


Jon Wilkins

Jon Wilkins is Welsh and lives in England. He is a writer. A Europhile and Remainer, he is a regular visitor to Utrecht and has set his crime novel series in the city.


Utrecht University in World Top 65

In the latest rankings according to Webometrics, Utrecht University have been placed 64th in the world 7th in Europe and are the TOP Dutch University. Harvard University was once again emerged as the best institution...


Utrecht 4 Books 4 Life

I love a bookshop and Utrecht is lucky to have so many as befits a UNESCO City of Literature. I also love second hand books and Books 4 Life is the perfect place to browse...


Tiny Forests Bloom in Utrecht

Utrecht will build four so-called ‘Tiny Forests’ within the next three years. A Tiny Forest is a dense, indigenous forest about the size of a tennis court. The group prefers to grow the mini-forests...


Sterre a Star in Utrecht

Sterre was born and raised in Utrecht. She wants to make the world a better place. she has a Chihuahua called Vos who goes with her to work. Her favourite food is Spicy Falafel....


Truth that Lies in Utrecht

Always looking for something new and innovative, the next  IMPAKT exhibition will be entitled Truth That Lies. An exhibition with panel discussion about misinformation in the age of information will be held with Keren...


Welkom in Utrecht

State Secretary Blokhuis is coming to Welkom in Veenendaal to look at how they work and the success they have been having. A growing number of people in the Netherlands are becoming economically homeless. whether...


Utrecht to Orlando

Who would have thought? You have the chance to travel to Orlando, Florida with Delta Airlines from Utrecht Central! Of course it is not as straightforward as that, but next week, Utrecht is just...


Babah Tarawally in Utrecht

A question from our friends at Taal Doet Meer How do you escape black-and-white thinking? To find out? On Thursday 31 January 2019 you are cordially invited to toast in the new year. Babah...


Utrecht’s tribute to Avicii

Was this the highlight in Utrecht 2018? Utrecht’s tribute to dance maestro Avicii went viral after a bell tribute to the Swedish DJ who died  in Muscat, Oman at the age of 28, has...