Compact archive January 15, 2008

Family Friendly Places for Kids and Parents in Prague

Do you have kids in Prague ? Don’t know where to go? The Czech community of Gender Studies has labeled twelve from enterprises located at Prague 1 with their ‘Family Friendly Enterprise’ sticker.

From the announcement it’s clear that to live normally with kids is not an easy task; “I have two kids and I know how hard it is to move with a baby coach in Prague. How a person appreciates any place, where one can feel welcomed with kids, and where are no obstacles.” The founder of action and a deputy of Prague 2 Michaela Marks-Tomin wrote. Her people looked for baby-corners, children menus, nappies changing tables at the WCs, non-smoking environment, whether it is possible to get inside with a carriage and whether they have a baby chair. The list of places is here

Prague OG Questionarie Sent

The International Olympic Committee in Lausanne has received the filled the applicant questionary yesterday. The book with 69 pages and 30 CD was send, after debates of Pavel Bem with Mirek Topolanek, whose and his government support was essential.

Prague so placed itself into the society, from which the organizer of summer olympic games 2016 will be chosen. The comitee is going to form a narrower group of candidates this summer. Those are going to fill in an even larger questionnaire and send it to the IOC until 12th February 2009, with the fee 500 thousand dollars. The festive enunciation of the Olympics 2016 organizer takes place 2nd October in Copenhagen.


New Fabia Combi sale Starts Today

fabia combi ext The new type by Skoda Auto goes to sale today and the official sellers inform customers started buying it already. The car in basic set with 1,2 l engine and 44kW output costs 285 900 CZK.

fabia combi int The new model offers more comfort and more space for the luggage. The boot has grown by 54 litres and its volume is 480 litres now. With the rear seats folded flat, the total size of the luggage compartment is 1,460 litres, 235 litres more than in the previous model.

Compared with the existing model, the outside dimensions of the new vehicle have grown. The length, width and height: 4,239 mm, 1,642 mm and 1,498 mm.

Czech football representation prepares for the EURO Cup

karel bruckner Four and half months until the match with Switzerland, which in Basile opens the football European championship for Czechs. Until the end of may, the representation coach Karel Bruckner decides about the team formation. There is quite a lot of candidates this year.

The first test of the players is the preparing tournament in Cyprus, during which the Czech team is going to battle the selection of Greek national league and Poland. 28 players got the invitation.

The Czech coach Bruckner has reputation of being conservative, so the final choice is going to include probably the goalkeeper Petr Cech and players Pospech, Ujfaluci, Plasil, Pudil, Rosicky, Baros and Koller.


Lord Bishop (USA) and Volnaya Staya (RU) concert in Prague

Lord Bishop Lord Bishop from New York City, journey man, black magic worshiper, voodoo funker has been on the Rock’n‘Roll Road for over 10 years spreading a brand of music, which he describes as: “If the music doesn’t fuck then it doesn’t rock! My influences are Jimi Hendrix, James Brown, Frank Zappa, John Lennon, Kurt Cobain, Tina Turner and Janis Joplin.” With over 1000 concerts played in last years and thousands of CDs sold world wide, the Lord carries the torch of Rock’n‘Roll like his predecessors before him. “I will die on stage because it’s the only place I live”.

Volnaya Staya this all-female band plays a pure form of heavy metal and They definitely seem as a big promise for the future. Language doesn’t seem to be a problem (for those who speaks the language of heavy metal) and we wouldn’t exaggerate if we say that they are the best all-female heavy metal band, Russia has got to offer.

29th January 2008, Futurum, Zborovska 7, Prague 5. Tickets: 120 CZK