04 december 1969 - NICHOLAS OPENS Kleinpolderplein

Rotterdam – Nicholas is the first user of the 3 kilometer road to the Kleinpolderplein. It is the first piece of the Kleinpolderplein which is put into operation. A week later, also the first flyover into use. The node is one of the oldest of the Netherlands, na Badhoevedorp (Amsterdam) and Oudenrijn (Utrecht).


04 december 2002 - IKEA'S CLOSED DUE bomb threat

Sliedrecht – All ten offices of Ikea Netherlands remain closed because the board by letter threatened. In the outlets in Amsterdam and Sliedrecht, the day before explosives found. The Sliedrechtse bomb partially exploded at the police, if it is made harmless. Two Poles are arrested