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Ostend:

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, Fr. Ostende, city (1991 pop. 68,500), West Flanders prov., W Belgium, on the North Sea. It is a major commercial and fishing port, connected by canals with Bruges and Ghent. Oostende is also an industrial and rail center, as well as a seaside resort.
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Ostend

a port and resort in NW Belgium, in West Flanders on the North Sea. Pop.: 68 273 (2004 est.)
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Mrs Walker had just dropped off her bags at her hotel in Ostend, Belgium, when she and three pals went out to explore the city.
Byline: SCOTT RAMSEY in Ostend and SARAH WHITE and MATTHEW BELL in London
Marwell's Kris started his career in Newmarket but had never raced in Britain before and is now trained at Ostend by Andre Hermans, who has had winners at Lingfield before.
Although Louise tried to catch a train to Ostend and a ferry to Dover, Mrs Cummins said: "We knew she was agitated and did not want to stay in the village 30 miles from Aachen where Ramana lived.
We've teamed up with Hoverspeed to give you this fantastic chance to travel to Calais or Ostend on a day trip for just pounds 1 and you can go from as early as tomorrow right up until August 16.
The company's unique hovercraft service from Dover to Calais takes just 35 minutes, the SeaCat service goes from Folkestone to Boulogne in under an hour and the cross-Channel service to Belgium is two hours by Sea Cat from Dover to Ostend.
There had been only one other traveler from the Dover ferry on the Ostend quay that bitterly cold November.
The 35 carillon bells were removed in late 2000 and sent to the Royal Eijsbouts Bellfoundry in Ostend, Belgium, for recasting and retuning.
Contract notice:Port of ostend - ow plan - renovation support structure west pier.
Ostend & Bruges Christmas Markets, December 12, 4 days from pounds 189.
Today's fantastic Harry Shaw holiday prize is a five-day/ four-night break for two people to Ostend and the three cities of Brussels, Amsterdam and Bruges, worth pounds 199.
THE best man who disappeared on a stag weekend in Ostend drowned, Belgian officials said yesterday.