News from Berkelland » Arjen van Gijssel gets his weight: stop with new calculators

By the editors on 01-02-2023 BERKELLAND – He is now a councilor in Berkelland, but many people came to know Ruurloër Arjen van Gijssel as the man of calculators. Van Gijssel was upset that his daughters had to buy expensive new calculators time and time again for the education they were following. At the time … Read more

News from Berkelland » Annual grant applications must be submitted to the municipality before 31 March

By the editors on 01-02-2023 BERKELLAND – The annual grant applications for music, song, dance, theatre, village books, youth and youth work, elderly work, sports and training and education can be applied for up to and including 31 March 2023 for this year. Village interest organizations can now also apply for grants for their village, … Read more

News from Berkelland » Saturday 3 December Inspiration Christmas Day Geesteren

By the editors on 29-11-2022 GEESTEREN – This Saturday from 10.00 to 16.00 a fun day is organized in De Scholte Bloemenboerderij, where you can get lots of inspiration for Christmas. You can look at inspiring Christmas decorations, atmospheric flower arrangements and beautiful Christmas branches. In addition, there are great DIY packages to order, completely … Read more

News from Berkelland » Food bank collection in Neede on Sunday 4 December

By the editors on 28-11-2022 NEEDE – “A significant increase in the number of people who need to use the Food Bank, also in our area. They can no longer make ends meet financially, and some food banks can barely make ends meet. It is sometimes said cynically: The fastest growing bank in the Netherlands … Read more

News from Berkelland » Meeting for (voluntary) organizations and entrepreneurs from the culture and heritage sector in Berkelland

By the editors on 11-11-2022 BERKELLAND – On Wednesday evening 23 November, Berkelland municipality is organizing a meeting for (voluntary) organizations and entrepreneurs from the culture and heritage sector in Berkelland. During the first part of the evening, we will look back together at the process that has been run to reach Culture & Heritage … Read more

News from Berkelland » René already has 480 activated vegetarian gift cards for the food bank

By the editors on 07-11-2022 EIBERGEN – After his wife Hermien, who died at the beginning of this year, René Nijboer-ten Dolle from Eibergen is busy this year collecting vegan gift cards from the postcode lottery. He will use these cards to get items from Albert Heijn and then donate them to the food bank. … Read more

News from Berkelland » From today it is possible to requisition “Red for Red”

By the editors on 15-07-2022 BERKELLAND – Rood voor Rood makes it possible to realize a new home on an existing farm in the countryside. To be eligible for this, at least 1000 m2 of buildings must be demolished. Of this, at least 600 m2 must be demolished in the yard where the new house … Read more

News from Berkelland » Food bank collection on Sunday 6 November

By the editors on 31/10/2022 NEEDE – Life has become significantly more expensive in recent months due to inflation. The cost of living has risen dramatically, and many families and the elderly are feeling this. “We at Neede Food Bank are happy to lend a hand so that everyone in the Netherlands can put a … Read more

News from Berkelland » René continues his wife Hermien’s annual campaign

By the editors on 25-10-2022 EIBERGEN – In recent years, we have been aware of the fundraising campaign for Hermien ten Dolle – Nijboer from Eibergen every year. She collected vegan gift cards from the postcode lottery. She took it to Albert Heijn in Eibergen and bought products for it, which she then donated to … Read more

News from Berkelland » Eetcafé Rekken is going on a German tour

By the editors on 23/09/2022 STRETCHING – A Dutch proverb says: “What you get from afar is tasty”. The meaning is that if something comes from far away, it must have required a lot of effort to get it. And then it becomes special and delicious. I wonder if that dragon will also go up … Read more