Belgian King and Queen Visit the Province of Flemish Brabant

  November 29, 2017 at 3:16 pm by

Today, Wednesday November 29, King Philippe and Queen Mathilde paid a visit to the Province of Flemish Brabant.

The first stop was in the municipality of Grimbergen, where they visited the biofarm Den Diepen Boomgaard. This farm is a social workplace that focus on sustainability and aims to give opportunities to people to gain work experience and expertise.

Afterwards, in the municipality of Vilvoorde, they visited the media facility company Videohouse. The media company, founded in 1980, provides audiovisual services to television stations, news editors, production houses and companies.

Later the King and the Queen were received at the Vilvoorde City Hall by the Mayor Hans Bonte. At the city hall the Royal Couple attended a round table focused on young people, identity and radicalization at the presence of social workers, agents, city officials and representatives of the Muslim community.

King Philippe and Queen Mathilde returned to Brussels on board the Waterbus, a bus line on the water that connects Vilvoorde and the center of Brussels.

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