Tanker rams ferry to Dordrecht; several dead

DORDRECHT - In an accident this afternoon on the Oude Maas at Dordrecht sure 5 people died, when a ferry was run over by a barge. In four or five other passengers is still ...

Big gifvondst under new neighborhood Lekkerkerk

LEKKERKERK - The toxic substance benzene is found under a portion of the new district Lekkerkerk-West. It has been detected among six homes, but chances are that the hazardous substance also include ...

Thieves have the child's art theft in Dordrecht

DORDRECHT - Dordrecht The Museum has become a victim of art theft. Thieves ran away with two panels and five canvases. Volgens deskundigen was de beveiliging van het musem ‘een...

Cars on the ice at Dordrecht

DORDRECHT - The continuing cold of recent weeks is the Oude Maas at Dordrecht completely frozen. Because the spring between Dordrecht and Zwijndrecht forced to no more sails, is there a...

French troops flee from the English flag’ Dordrecht

After years of French domination in Dordrecht 24 november 1813 again a free city. Dordtenaren had Dordrecht red-white-red flag hoisted, that was when the English flag by the French view. Then they fled.

Angry mob Lynch brothers De Witt

THE HAGUE - The Hague Prison, the two brothers De Witt political slain. A crowd would have been incited by supporters of political opponents, of Orangisten. In de menigte waren ook...