Spectator on facebook

Spectator on facebook

Live Nativity scene enhances Christmas atmosphere in Trenčín

The town of Trenčín and the Wagus historical sword-fighting group have organised a 'live' Christmas nativity scene in the town's Peace Square. The nativity scene, in which the Christmas story is being acted out, includes some real lambs, which have proved very popular with children.

The town of Trenčín and the Wagus historical sword-fighting group have organised a 'live' Christmas nativity scene in the town's Peace Square. The nativity scene, in which the Christmas story is being acted out, includes some real lambs, which have proved very popular with children.

"This is appealing to me; it's livening up the square," a local said.

The scenes will be staged at 17:30 on December 21-23. The square is also playing host to a Christmas market with seasonal arts and crafts and a cultural program on a stage in the centre. TASR

Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports
The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.

Top stories

Budgetary deficit supposed to be under 1 percent for the first time

MPs approved the public administration budget for the next year, with 82 voting for it, and 59 against.

Finance Minister Peter Kažimír

President to appoint missing Constitutional Court justices

The court will have its full complement of judges after three years.

President Andrej Kiska

Austrian natural gas station close to Slovak border exploded Video

The incident, which claimed one fatality and at least 18 injuries, also created an emergency in a Slovak village close to the Austrian border.

The explosion of Austrian natural gas station in Baumgarten, December 12.

Blog: Environmental sustainability is the future for sustainability in business

A great example of how you can make a difference by sharing your passion with others: Ivana Maleš, co-founder of the Institute for Circular Economy, describes her journey to a sustainability consultant.

Illustrative stock photo