Dear Friend of Flanders,

In view of the COVID-19-situation, specific safety measures and additional restrictions are currently in place across Belgium. You will find more detailed information on following website. For the latest travel advice to our country, please consult your local authorities.

If you are travelling to Flanders, Brussels or elsewhere in Belgium for a duration of 48 hours or more, you will need to complete a Passenger Locator Form, within the 48 hours before your arrival in Belgium. 

Take good care of yourself and each other and keep it safe and healthy.  

We hope to welcome you again soon, with twice the heart, love and hospitality. 

Please see this infographic for travel information between the UK and Belgium

Warm regards,

In 2017, a tree will be planted for each fallen soldier with a known grave at the two British cemeteries at Polygon Wood (Buttes New British Cemetery and Polygon Wood Cemetery). There will be two planting days: 26 September and 12 October. In addition, a monument to all the missing soldiers will be erected in a central area in the new park. In the initial phase, all descendants of the fallen soldiers can register viav In a second phase, the public at large will be invited to actively contribute to the Wood of Peace by linking up with a fallen soldier for whom no next of kin have registered.The Wood of Peace will keep the memory of those who lost their lives during WWI alive for many generations to come.Days: 26 September and 12 October. Location: Polygon Wood
Wood Of Peace - Tree Planting Day


Lange Dreve 1
8980 Zonnebeke


From Thursday, October 12, 2017
To Thursday, October 12, 2017


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