Every trading day the gong is sounded in Amsterdam to mark the opening (9.00 am) and closing (17.30 pm) of the trading session.
Fashion designer Jan Taminiau has designed t-shirts for the 5,000 volunteers who will help out at the 14 Liberation 2012 festivals in the Netherlands.
The Liberation Festivals take place every year on 5 May to commemorate the liberation of the Netherlands in WWII, and are co-ordinated by the National 4 and 5 May Committee. Jan Taminau is
one of the most talented contemporary fashion designers in the Netherlands and abroad. His designs have been worn by Lady Gaga and Beyonce, among others. The Freedom T-shirts will also be on sale in selected WE stores as from the beginning of April.
For more information: www.4en5mei.nl