The Administrative Centre and the liaison offices of the City of Brussels will be closed on Monday 24 December 2018, Tuesday 25 December 2018 (Christmas), Monday 31 December 2018 and Tuesday 1 January 2019 (New Year). This includes services of the Demography (Population, Civil Registry, ID cards, Police Records,...) and Town Planning departments.
The National Museum of Resistance and the Archives of the City of Brussels are working together to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the publication of a false newspaper of Le Soir. This newspaper was published by the Independence Front in Brussels on 9 November 1943.
Gymnast Nina Derwael has won the Belgian National Sports Merit Award 2018. The award, created and awarded by the City of Brussels, is a prize for Belgian athletes or sports teams. In 2018, Derwael became both European and world champion on the uneven bars.