RIVM reports that 48 corona patients have died since the previous update. That is 5 more than a day earlier. The number of hospital admissions increased by 88 to 10,609. The number of infections detected increased by 171 to 38,416.
Corona in Drenthe, Groningen and the rest of the Netherlands. View the latest figures here
What do inner cities look like after corona?
The middle class is receiving major blows from the corona crisis, but has not stopped moving in the meantime. Entrepreneur Eric Kooistra unfolded his plans for a corona-free city center in DVHN live. Think of hand washing stations in the shopping streets. But also screens on wheels, with which you can have your suit measured uncontaminated and screens between the tables in restaurants.
Look back: What do inner cities look like after corona?
How the Spanish flu caused death and destruction in Drenthe and Groningen
The Spanish flu was squared as corona in the North. The virus mainly affected young adults and countless children lost their parents. The disease entered our country near Groningen in July 1918, but only became life-threatening in the fall.
How the Spanish flu caused death and destruction in Drenthe and Groningen. The drunken gravediggers no longer knew who buried them where
The hairdresser is closed, what can you do (and how fast does your hair grow)?
We have not been able to go to the hairdresser for a month and a professional haircut is not possible for the time being due to the corona measures. But how fast does your hair grow? And is it wise to add your corona coupe yourself?
Is your hair really growing faster now that the weather is getting warmer?
Drenthe Archive makes online teaching materials available
The Drenthe Archive in Assen is temporarily closed. In order to reach primary and secondary school students, the archive offers online teaching materials. Free.
Drents Archief makes online teaching materials available due to closure in the corona crisis
Breathtaking view of the rapeseed fields
Those who want to stretch their legs despite the corona crisis can marvel at rapeseed fields. And that is also free. Many people took a look at the fields of the De Lange family in Bedum in recent days. The family added a nice plate.
Offered for free in Groningen: breathtaking view of the rapeseed fields near Bedum
Football clubs are allowed to train again, but only under strict rules
Professional football clubs are allowed to train again at their training complex. The KNVB does make demands. Players can only get started when safeguarding the hygiene measures of RIVM.
“Don’t blow, don’t hold door handles and always 1.5 meters!”
Together We’ll meet sing again on Liberation Day
Liberation day on May 5 should not pass in silence, say Reinout Douma of the Arctic Orchestra and singer Karin Noeken. On May 5 at 9 pm they will perform together with representatives from the cultural sector the famous We’ll meet again by Vera Lynn.
A quiet liberation day? No, sing along with Reinout Douma and Karin Noeken Vera Lynn’s classic from the balcony
Every few days, ‘an airplane full of Dutch people’ dies
Yes, it is favorable that there seems to be a downward trend in the number of admitted corona patients and deaths. But as long as a number of compatriots die of the corona virus every three to five days, which is the equivalent of “a full scheduled flight from KLM”, there really is no reason to deal with the corona rules more loosely, warns Nijmegen infection specialist Andreas Voss.
“Really no reason to let the reins celebrate”
Do I have hay fever or is it corona? These are the differences and you can do this