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Espoo launches new business and innovation network at Aalto

Espoo has launched a new network to support business, innovation and entrepreneurship, based at the city's Aalto University campus. The hub brings together for the...

WATCH: Espoo’s firework-free New Year’s Eve celebration

The city of Espoo staged Finland's first firework-free New Year's Eve celebration on Monday night, ditching pyrotechnics for a lavish laser show instead. The move...

End of summer cycling as ride share bikes head into storage

The popular city cycle service in Helsinki and Espoo is coming to an end for the season, as the distinctive yellow bikes are collected...

Espoo suspends sports test after pupil death

Schools in Finland's second largest city Espoo have suspended a fitness test after a pupil  died last week. The boy had a medical emergency at...

Espoo Wolf Strike – Driver Reports Incident To Police

"Oh my Grandma, what big teeth you have!" A driver in Espoo who hit a wolf with their car did report the incident police -...

Major Transport Changes For Capital City Region

If you're traveling by public transport in the capital city region this week - especially to or from Espoo - you'll be facing some...

Selling Christmas In Finland – Without Santa

At this time of year, it's not too difficult to attract tourists to Lapland. The combination of snowy winter weather, the possibility to glimpse...

Ticket To Ride: Länsimetro Finally On Track For Capital Region

On Saturday morning just after 5am, the first Länsimetro train is scheduled to leave Matinkylä in Espoo, and head towards Helsinki. At Ruoholahti it merges...

More Trouble-Free Länsimetro Tests

Tuesday morning saw more trouble-free tests on Helsinki metro's Länsimetro western extension - and that could mean the full network is getting closer to...