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Culture Örebro Sweden Sweden

Svante Nilsson (Sture)

HistorySvante Nilsson (Sture) was born around 1460 at Penningby as the son of the Swedish National Council, the chief white man and the knight Nils Bosson Sture (Night and Day) (about 34) and Birgitta Bonde (about 21). Svante’s father was of the family Natt and Dag but he took his mother’s surname Sture. As early […]

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Lindesberg

Lindesberg is a town in Västmanland and a central town in Lindesberg municipality, Örebro county. Lindesberg is located at Lindessjönsnorra beach between Bottenån and Lilla Lindesjön about 40 km north of Örebro. Lindesberg had 9,571 residents (2015). The major employers in Lindesberg today are the municipality, Lindesberg’s hospitalRegion Örebro County and Arvin Meritor AB. Previously, […]

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Culture Örebro Sweden Sweden

Örebro city in the winter

Winter tends to last for a while in Örebro – at least five to six months You should also be prepared for very ‘short’ days, with as little as six hours of sunlight a day around winter solstice, just before Christmas And things just keep running, and there are actually a lot of winter-friendly sights […]

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