Jul 12, 2012
Flood threat passes as waters start to retreat
The situation has stabilized for flood-hit areas in south central Sweden as promising weather forecasts and receding flood waters have the area breathing a collective sigh of relief.
Swede arrested over drunken axe attack
A 42-year-old man was arrested after he allegedly struck another man in the head with an axe in Flen, eastern Sweden, the Dagens Nyheter newspaper said today.
Man arrested after brutal axe attack
A 42-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after hitting another man in the head with an axe in a disagreement on Saturday night in Flen in eastern Sweden.
Muslim man kicked off train for praying
A devout Muslim was kicked off a train bound for Flen , south of Stockholm , in May, after failing to show his ticket to the conductor as he was deep in prayer.
Like country like a driver is in danger
I have spent 3 days in Broloten Konferens in August. This countryside property lies by Lake Baven, within 25 minutes' drive of Flen and Gnesta.