18:44 Saint-Petersburg. Ferry traffic at the St. Petersburg - Kaliningrad - Kil (Germany) route started.
The first motor ship "Trans Russia" departed from the St .Petersburg port berth on August 18.
17:37 Five peacocks were born in Pavlovsk State reserve museum
In early summer a couple of cranes and a couple of peacocks were brought here from Leningrad zoo, and a special open-air cage was made for them.
16:45 International regatta "Cup of Baltika"
International regatta "Cup of Baltika" will be held at the Kirov stadium's rowing canal on 29 and 30 September
City news archive for August' 2001
City news archive for 2001 year.