In a press conference this evening, the Dutch prime minister Mark Rutte announced that the current Coronavirus emergency rules in place in the Netherlands will continue until April 28th. Schools will remain closed up until the 28th, including the May vacation period, something that will bring tears to the eyes of many parents.Bars, Cafes and Restaurants will remain closed. … [Read more...] about The Dutch Government Extends Emergency Coronavirus Rules Until April 28th
Police in Gelderland Issue Fines For Ignoring the Coronavirus Distance and Group Rules I hope you're sitting down while reading this, as what I'm about to tell you is shocking! Unless your chosen abode of quarantine is a cave that lacks WIFI and 4G coverage, you'll surely know about the new rules that came into force on Monday evening. The Dutch government, … [Read more...] about Shock as Police in Gelderland Issue Fines For Ignoring the Coronavirus Distance Rules
Dutch Government Press Conference This evening, the Dutch government announced additional emergency rules intended to slow down the spread of the coronavirus. Due to the anti-social and irresponsible behaviour witnessed this past weekend, where in spite of the threat of Covid-19 people flocked to the beaches, markets and forests and failed to keep 1.5 meter apart, new rules … [Read more...] about Fines of Up to 400 Euros For Not Keeping 1.5M Apart
Something the Brits and the Dutch have in common. Not taking the coronavirus pandemic seriously. Being a Brit that's lived in the greatest country IN THE WORLD for the past 16 years, I truly believed that the Brits and the Dutch had almost nothing in common. How wrong I was. The coronavirus pandemic has shown that the Dutch and the Brits are far more alike than I previously … [Read more...] about Who’s Afraid of the Coronavirus? Ik! Maarrrrrrrr It’s Such Nice Weather Hoor!
The winners and losers of the Coronavirus outbreak in the Netherlands Hello dear readers. At the time of writing it's day three of the official semi-lockdown in the Netherlands. Current status All gyms, bars, cafes, restaurants, coffee shops and sex clubs will remain closed until April 6th. From Saturday, March 20, there will only be two trains an hour from every station … [Read more...] about The Winners and Losers of Coronavirus Pandemic in the Netherlands