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Possibly audience at Eurovision Song Contest because of Fieldlab test

The Eurovision Song Contest in May is one of the Fieldlab tests that looks at how the Netherlands can safely organize events in view of the corona virus.

This means that the possibility that there will be an audience in Rotterdam has become somewhat greater.

3,500 spectators are allowed to attend per show.

It concerns a total of nine shows: two semifinals, the final and six rehearsals.

The Eurovision Song Contest takes place from 18 to 22 May.

See also: Possible audience at Eurovision Song Contest because of Fieldlab test

First national warm day of the year measured

The first national warm day of the year is a fact.

On Tuesday it was 20 degrees Celsius in De Bilt around 2.50 pm, Weerplaza reports.

To be able to speak of an official hot day, a temperature of 20 degrees or more must be measured at the main station in De Bilt.

The last time that happened on October 21.

Monday was already the first local warm day of the year.

In Arcen, Limburg, the mercury rose to 20.1 degrees.

The 20 degrees was also tapped in Ell and in Eindhoven.

See also: Measured first national warm day of the year

Australian Zoo pampers koalas and kangaroos with Easter eggs

In the run-up to Easter weekend, the residents of the Australian Reptile Park received some gifts from their caretakers.

The zoo, home to more than 2,000 animals, will be open to visitors again this weekend.

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Australian Zoo pampers koalas and kangaroos with Easter eggs

Orange is doing good business in World Cup qualification with a resounding victory over Gibraltar

The Dutch national team did good business on Tuesday-evening in qualifying for the 2022 World Cup. The team of national coach Frank de Boer won 0-7 against the dwarf state of Gibraltar thanks to a strong second half and saw competitor Turkey spill points against Latvia.

It was important for the Orange to score a lot against the impotent Gibraltar, because in the event of a tie in the World Cup qualifying pool, the goal difference will be decisive.

Only the group winner qualifies for the World Cup in Qatar.

The number two must win a ticket for the tournament through the play-offs.

See also: Orange does good business in World Cup qualification with resounding victory over Gibraltar

XL vaccination location in Breda is three times faster due to better logistics

At the Breda injection site, experts from the industry have contributed ideas about how you can provide as many people as possible with a corona vaccine in a shorter period of time.

"The set-up was quite inefficient because the administration and the injection were done simultaneously," says Paul Enders of ASML, who was involved in the development of the new logistics process.

"By taking these processes apart, you can make optimum use of everyone and you no longer have to wait for the administration to be completed."

The result of this separation and other small adjustments is that stimulators can now administer three times as many vaccine doses within the same time: from 20 to 60 per hour.

The capacity of the injection site thus grew to three thousand vaccinations per day.

See also: XL vaccination location in Breda is three times faster due to better logistics

More babies born in February

Last February, almost 13,500 babies were born, no less than 600 more than in February last year when the month also lasted one day longer because 2020 was a leap year, the CBS reported.

More children than expected were also born in the first weeks of March.

Whether this has to do with corona, the CBS does not dare to say, nor whether this increase will continue.

The Llamas change name to TAFKAL and will tour again in 2022

In 2022, the Llamas will do a theater tour for the first time since 2008.

Tijl Beckand, Ruben Nicolai, Jeroen van Koningsbrugge and Ruben van der Meer do this under a new name: TAFKAL, or The artists formerly known as Lama's.

Apart from the name, nothing else has changed, according to the announcement.

"It is of course again old-fashioned improvising with a divine spark. The well-known and infamous games all come by and more importantly: every night is unique."

See also: The Llamas change name to TAFKAL and will tour again in 2022

Stuck ship in Suez Canal has completely pulled loose

The stranded ship in the Suez Canal has been completely detached since Monday and shipping traffic can resume, the canal authorities report.

The ship, the Ever Given, had been moored since Tuesday last week, blocking all traffic through the channel, which is very important to world trade.

Boskalis reports that approximately 30,000 cubic meters of sand has been dredged to get the ship completely detached.

Furthermore, the assistance of eleven tugs and two powerful sea tugs was needed.

The ship is now being towed to a location outside the canal for a closer inspection.

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Blockade in Suez Canal passed, container ship pulled loose again