Sun, 14 Feb 2016 01:27:54 GMT
Norway takes men's relay in biathlon
Norway finished in 1:12:09.8 with seven missed targets to beat France, which finished 30.1 seconds behind with two missed targets. Germany was third, Russia was fourth, and the U.S. team of Lowell Bailey, Leif Nordgren, Tim Burke and Sean Doherty was ...
Sun, 14 Feb 2016 00:27:16 GMT
The Arts Desk
Nikolai Astrup: Painting Norway, Dulwich Picture Gallery
The Arts Desk
This is the first exhibition outside of Norway for the landscape painter Nikolai Astrup (1880-1928). The son of an ascetic Lutheran pastor, Astrup was sickly even as a child, living in a damp and cold wooden parsonage in a rigorous climate. Often ...
Sat, 13 Feb 2016 23:38:00 GMT
Channel 4's Tim Lovejoy visits the Radisson Blu hotel in Trysil, Norway
Damn it's cold, but this feels new and exciting. Could Norway be my new winter-holiday destination? Bombing down the mountain on a thin piece of wood is about as good as it gets. Going snowboarding is my favourite holiday of the year – nothing else ...
Ministers consider linking UK's National Grid to Norway in bid to harness country's green energy - The Independent
Sat, 13 Feb 2016 22:59:00 GMT
Ministers consider linking UK's National Grid to Norway in bid to harness country's green energy
An ambitious project to link the UK's National Grid to Norway via a cable under the North Sea, in a bid to access that country's vast supply of green energy, is being considered by ministers. It would involve laying a multibillion-pound “interconnector ...