Tagged: Utrecht

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.


Is Islamophobia welcome in Utrecht?

Supporters of the far-right Islamophobic group Pegida staged an anti-Islam demonstration outside the Abi Bakr Issidik Mosque Utrecht last Wednesday. The demonstration was held outside the Mosque, frequented by members of the Moroccan community,...


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...


Utrecht Rugby courtesy of Frank van Berkum

I thought that as we had just welcomed the rugby teams back after their winter break that it would be a great idea to see some of the photographs of Frank van Berkum from last...


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...


Football returns to Utrecht

Partners and Husbands and Wives and Boyfriends and Girlfriends breathe a sigh of relief as the Winter Break is over and they can get back to playing or watching the football! Football AZ Alkmaar...


New Years Dip in Utrecht

Well, despite the weather, it was a wonderful Sunday for Utrecht as they celebrated the New Year with their traditional New Years Dip. They sent a video of some of the highlights to us:...


 Ingmar Heytze Utrecht Poet

Ingmar Heytze  is a poet, writer, columnist, performer and presenter. His twelfth collection of poems: Ik wilde je iets moois vertellen (I wanted to tell you something beautiful), appeared in October 2018. As a...


David Harte of Utrecht

I was really honoured to have a conversation by email with Sport Utrecht nominee for Sportsman of the Year, SV Kampong and Ireland goalkeeper David Harte. David is from Kinsale, Cork in Ireland. He...


Rugby back in Utrecht

Rugby is back The winter break is over and as the weather gets even wetter and the grounds muddier, the players can enjoy rolling about in the environment that suits them best! Mud! A...