Diegem

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Diegem is a town in the municipality of Machelen, Flemish Brabant, Belgium.

Its gothic church, inaugurated in 1543, in the centre of town, has a conspicuous tiered spire.

The town is served by Diegem railway station, which is situated on the Brussels – Leuven railway line between Haren Zuid and Zaventem stations.

A portion of Brussels Airport is located in Diegem.<ref name="Machmap">"bedrijf.jpg." Machelen. Retrieved on 25 April 2010.</ref> Diegem's situation just outside the Brussels-Capital Region and close to the R0 (the Brussels orbital motorway) mean it has a large number of business premises.Template:Citation needed

Its postal code is 1831.

Brussels Airlines has its corporate head office in the b.house on the grounds of Brussels Airport and in Diegem.<ref name="Machmap"/> Brussels Airlines formed in 2006 as a result of a merger between SN Brussels and Virgin Express.

Sports

The Superprestige Diegem is a December evening cyclo-cross race held in Diegem, Belgium, which is part of the Superprestige.

Football club Diegem Sport is the town club and plays in the Belgian Third Division.

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