© 2017 Connect Billund

23 Mar 2018

At this morning’s “Coffee and Culture” we had a look at the local newspapers. We started off with the Grindsted Ugeavisen, which led with a front page story on a women opening a hairdressing salon in her own home and a man on call to clean out sewers. Yes, it really wa...

10 Mar 2018

This week the saga of Peter Madsen, the aptly named mad scientist who built his own submarine and the mysterious disappearance of the Swedish journalist Kim Wall who went to interview him was back in the news. The murder trial has started and the tabloids were revellin...

5 Mar 2018

This image of the week has got to be this one, which looks like what would happen if you crossed the British Prime Minister Teresa May with Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson. An alarming thought!

Actually, the picture is of a Danish comedian who has a new satirical radio...

23 Feb 2018

This morning we talked about who the little creature on the front page of the newspaper was (and the various names for them in different languages, although no one was sure precisely what they were), the budget cuts coming to Billund Kommune under new funding rules (an...

9 Feb 2018

This morning we chatted about a new technique to allow parents of babies who have died to spend some time with them and grieve in s more relaxed setting without having to go to the morgue. It turns out the technique is already in use in NHS hospitals in England.

We disc...

Please reload

Search By Tags
Archive
Please reload

We provide opportunities for Danes & Internationals to build personal & professional connections.

  • LinkedIn Social Icon
  • Facebook Social Icon
RSS Feed