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5th May: Liberation Day and festival

Following directly on from Remembrance Day, 5 May is a national day of celebration known as Liberation Day throughout Haarlem and the Netherlands. You will find a wide variety of entertainment and events taking place to commemorate the liberation…
explosives Ijmuiden (photo: Noord Holland Nieuws)

Hundreds of explosives detonated in IJmuiden

Yesterday morning hundreds of explosives found since December last year in IJmuiden were set off. It involves smaller explosives, especially grenades. The explosives are from the Second World War, when IJmuiden was under heavy fire.…