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Culinary contest "Wijk van de Smaak": and the winner is...
"The District of Taste", such is the name of a culinary contest that was organized by some six Anderlecht districts, held in the brand-new culinary tower of the Elishout school. The winners prepared a tasteful "tajine" with chicory. Not really
"De Boeremet" (Farmers Market), Brussels' healthiest place-to-be, is to be found in Cureghem
For the best of market produce, there will only be one address from 1st September onwards: "De Boeremet", a recently taken new initiative from Abatan.If you are a true lover of fresh vegetables or special fruits, if you like fine cheese and prime
Come and have a taste of our vegetable garden's produce
The initiative to start up a vegetable garden on our site came from an architect students organization. It was their intention to make inhabitants, merchants and social organizations aware of the Slaughterhouses’ destiny.
Father Christmas joy for more than 800 children
Santa Claus, as he is called across the Atlantic, especially came down from up north to see us first, at the occasion of our Sunday market; a splendid opportunity to make countless children happy. We estimated them to be more than 800 to be spoilt
Happy New Year!
Management and personnel of Abatan s.a. ("Les Abattoirs et Marchés de Anderlecht" the "Caves de Cureghem" and the "Boeremet") send you their best wishes and hope to see you back next year as well, visiting their markets or taking part in other
Abatan takes part in the first of a series of publications on Cureghem
CUREGHEM PART I – THE HISTORICAL CONTEXTThe autor: Dirk De Caluwé Cureghem is quite a fascinating and seductive district, not in the least because of its versatility and its enormous richness. No material wealth though, because Cureghem holds no
New covered market ready by 2014 only
Delay due to soil decontamination works The new indoor market hall planned to arise next to the "Abattoirs of Anderlecht" next year, will only be ready by 2014. Unforeseen difficulties have caused major planning problems. The new hall should bring
Seven hundred horses under our registered market hall roof
There is no place in Brussels where one can or is allowed to let seven hundred horses accelerate from nought to one one hundred in less than three seconds, unless this happens on private property
A fine conversation with ...
At the end of the press conference during which Abatan revealed its “Global development vision” (Abatan 2020 Project), we had the chance to interview one of the driving forces behind this project, i.e. architect and engineer Jo Huygh. Along with the
Harley Davidson reunion at recent Boeremet
At the Boeremet of last Thursday, 21st June, some 5 to 6 Harley Davidson motorcycle clubs joined at our Boeremet for the so-called "skieve apéro"!A moment that was not missed by the many fans of this famous motorcycle brand that were present for