Oslo police stop May 17th parade with ‘around 150’ participants

Oslo police stop May 17th parade with ‘around 150’ participants

Police in Oslo halted a parade to mark Norway’s National Day on Monday in which the number of participants appeared to exceed the city’s current restrictions on public assembly.

May 17th: A guide to how Norway normally celebrates its national day

May 17th: A guide to how Norway normally celebrates its national day

Norway celebrates a quiet National Day as parades are cancelled

Norway celebrates a quiet National Day as parades are cancelled

Watch Norway’s entire government do a May 17 dance routine

Watch Norway’s entire government do a May 17 dance routine

Norway cities cancel much-loved National Day celebrations

Norway cities cancel much-loved National Day celebrations

Can Norway’s much-loved National Day celebrations still go ahead?

Can Norway’s much-loved National Day celebrations still go ahead?

Call the fun police! Norwegian cops destroy helium balloons on national day

Call the fun police! Norwegian cops destroy helium balloons on national day

In pictures: Norway celebrates national day

In pictures: Norway celebrates national day

Here’s how to choose the right bunad for Norway’s national day

Here’s how to choose the right bunad for Norway’s national day

In pictures: Norway’s national day

In pictures: Norway’s national day

How to tell a Swede from a Norwegian on national day

How to tell a Swede from a Norwegian on national day

Record number of kids mark Norway’s National Day

Record number of kids mark Norway’s National Day

How to celebrate May 17th, Norway’s National Day

How to celebrate May 17th, Norway’s National Day

Czechs disinvite Norway over forced adoption

Czechs disinvite Norway over forced adoption

Norwegians brave rain and cold for May 17 gala

Norwegians brave rain and cold for May 17 gala

Cheers as singer slams Dalai Lama decision

Cheers as singer slams Dalai Lama decision

Norway’s May 17 gift to UK: 99p fish and chips

Norway’s May 17 gift to UK: 99p fish and chips

Norway’s National Day: An expat survival guide

Norway’s National Day: An expat survival guide