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14 posts, 20 September
Hey there! I'm not a "professional" but I'm experienced in helping children with German at school (I'm a native speaker so on the other hand my english might not be the best haha) and can help with…
17 posts, 9 September
Hi Miriam, if you like animals, this kennel has volunteers that walk their dogs: hamburger-tiersch... I'm not sure how far away that is from you or how old you have to be. Send me a message…
7 posts, 8 September
Oh, wait! Hamburg appears to do things differently than other Bundesländer, but to be sure about any of the issues that concern you, you can contact the Schuinformationszentrum of the City of…
5 posts, 6 September
I'm also doing my driving training with that school but I failed twice  My teacher is Daniela and she yells too much during the trainings. I'm thinking of changing to another school. Can you please…
16 posts, 4 September
A house built in 1900? Depends on build and material quality, ongoing maintenance etc. My mothers house was built 1911...whilst the house is solid brick, there's no wall insulation. Since the house…
24 posts, 2 September
Hi there! CityLight Hamburg is an bilingual English/German church in Hamburg. I love it there! Lots of opportunities for leadership and discipleship too. It's Sunday's at 4pm and we have a great…
10 posts, 2 September
Hi there! CityLight Hamburg is an bilingual English/German church in Hamburg. I love it there! Lots of opportunities for leadership and discipleship too. It's Sunday's at 4pm and we have a great…
8 posts, 2 September
Hi there! CityLight Hamburg is an bilingual English/German church in Hamburg. I love it there! Lots of opportunities for leadership and discipleship too. It's Sunday's at 4pm and we have a great…
19 posts, 2 September
Hi there! CityLight Hamburg is an bilingual English/German church in Hamburg. I love it there! Lots of opportunities for leadership and discipleship too. It's Sunday's at 4pm and we have a great…
3 posts, 1 September
Hey to all So i will be moving to Brahmfeld soon and i want to know if this is a good neigborhood and what your insights on this part of Hamburg are. * (good and bad all is welcomed) On the…
1 posts, 31 August
Top Notch Comedy Club presents: Wed 20th Sep 2017 Alasdair Beckett-King & Tom Houghton @ Motte for one day only! This time we bring you two fantastic new talents straight from the Edinburgh…
9 posts, 29 August
You might want to check with your bank why they refused to honor the debit order. Maybe they´ll be liable for the resulting damage. I doubt it though. I guess there were insufficient funds for a few…
7 posts, 28 August
I'd go for the skyscraper one, that is, the real one. The DIY ones are best (can find how os on youtube under 'Schultüte basteln', since she is a bit older the theme could be a little more…
6 posts, 28 August
We went to the doctor with an appointment (it was given to a date 1 month later), and took her immunization records with us as advised. I also took with me two printouts of vaccination list, both in…
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The Local Germany
AS IT HAPPENED: Merkel wins fourth election, as far-right enter German parliament

AS IT HAPPENED: Merkel wins fourth election, as far-right enter German parliament

Chancellor Angela Merkel’s CDU party won the national election on Sunday by a clear margin. But they scored their worst result in almost 70 years, as the AfD had a night to remember.

Social Democrats in turmoil after historic election loss

Social Democrats in turmoil after historic election loss

The defeat Sunday of German Social Democrat Martin Schulz at the hands of Chancellor Angela Merkel is his party's worst loss since World War II and another blow for Europe's centre-left.

Far-right AfD marches into parliament with strong election result

Far-right AfD marches into parliament with strong election result

The Alternative for Germany (AfD) Sunday became the first hard-right, openly anti-immigration party to enter parliament with so many seats since World War II, breaking a taboo despite calls to halt "the Nazis" in their tracks.

Protesters occupy legendary Berlin theatre

Protesters occupy legendary Berlin theatre

Berlin's legendary Volksbuehne theatre has been occupied by a group of protesters objecting to a new director who they fear will push the famously radical venue into a more commercial direction.

Merkel heads for German poll win, hard-right AfD for first seats

Merkel heads for German poll win, hard-right AfD for first seats

Germans voted in a general election on Sunday expected to hand Chancellor Angela Merkel a fourth term while the hard-right nationalist AfD party is tipped to make history by winning its first seats in the national parliament.

Facts and figures about Germany as the country goes to the polls

Facts and figures about Germany as the country goes to the polls

Germany, which is holding a general election on Sunday, is Europe's biggest economic power and the fourth largest in the world after the United States, China and Japan.