• Self-portraits with a difference

    Self-portraits with a difference

    Godwinsane – Portraits of My Eccentricity is a new series of self-portraits by Godwin Cutajar being exhibited at the Banca Giuratale, Independence Square, Victoria. In these works Cutajar explores the possibility of conveying his spiritual and...

  • Kolbe at Catholic Institute

    Kolbe at Catholic Institute

    The rock opera Kolbe, staged at the Don Bosco Oratory Theatre, Victoria, several times, will now be staged at the Catholic Institute Theatre in Floriana on April 22.  The initiative was taken after the Franciscan Conventual Friars expressed their...

  • Church Schools Sports Day

    Church Schools Sports Day

    The annual Sports Day for Gozo Church Primary Schools was held at the Gozo Sports Complex in Victoria. More than 650 students took part. Gozo Bishop Mario Grech presented medals to the winning teams.

  • Fun walk in aid of Puttinu Cares

    Fun walk in aid of Puttinu Cares

    More than €800 were raised during a fun walk in aid of Puttinu Cares last Sunday. The walk was organised by the Victoria Scout Group. Joining the group were their families, supporters and friends, including pets. Members of the Xagħra Scout Group...

  • Gaulitana: the week ahead

    Today: A recital, entitled Violin and Poet… A Capella, by violinist Reggie Clews and poet Alfred Grech at the Rotunda Church Museum, Xewkija, at 7.30pm. Friday: A violin and piano recital, Romanticism and Beyond, featuring the Gran Duo Italiano at...

  • Coming up

    • To mark Freedom Day, the Police Band, under the direction of Superintendent Mro Anthony Cassar, will give a concert at Independence Square, Victoria, today at 7.30pm • The picturesque Lunzjata Valley on the outskirts of Victoria and Kerċem will...

  • Victoria infiorata

    Victoria infiorata

    An exhibition of artistic ephemeral art (infiorata) was held in Victoria over the past weekend. The floral carpets exhibition, inaugurated by Gozo Minister Anton Refalo, was organised by the Alfombristas International Commission of Ephemeral Art.

  • Cystic fibrosis walk/run

    Cystic fibrosis walk/run

    Victoria Primary School students took part in a walk and run in aid of people with cystic fibrosis. The activity, held before school, started from Is-Siġra Ta’ Pinu to Pjazza Indipendenza. The school’s community is supporting Agnes Mizzi of Gozo...

  • Gaulitana: the week ahead

    Today: A concert, entitled Melanges de Passions, by the saxophone quartet Quartetto Auris will be held at Palazzo Palina, Hotel Ta’ Ċenċ, Sannat, at 7.30pm. Tuesday: Connecting with Contemporary Music by Mariella Cassar Cordina and Federico...

  • Healthy living exercise

    Healthy living exercise

    The Malta Medical Students Association hosted a healthy exercise at the Arkadia shopping centre in Victoria. The aim of the activity was to promote a healthy living through balanced lifestyles. The medical students provided free health checks of...

  • Science Open Morning

    Sir Michelangelo Refalo Sixth Form will be holding its first Science Open Morning in Victoria on March 28 from 9am. The institute will be welcoming Fifth Form Gozitan students to its new Science Wing to observe and help conduct experiments...

  • Coming up

    • Storks will be screened at Don Bosco Oratory, Victoria, today at 5.30pm. • A blood donation session will be held at Gozo General Hospital Outpatients Department today from 8am to 1pm. • The Way of the Cross will be held from Ta’ Pinu Sanctuary...

  • New hearing system for the deaf at Ta’ Pinu

    New hearing system for the deaf at Ta’ Pinu

    A new hearing loop system for the deaf was inaugurated at Ta’ Pinu Sanctuary before Mass led by Gozo Bishop Mario Grech with the participation of members of the Gozo Association of the Deaf and the Deaf People Association of Malta. The new system,...

  • Holy Family feast

    Holy Family feast

    The feast of the Holy Family was marked at Ta’ l-Ibragg Hospital in Victoria last Sunday. A Mass was celebrated by Mgr George Grima, who leads the Missionary Movement Jesus in Thy Neighbour. The activity was led by hospital chaplain Can. Joe...

  • Photography collective

    Photography collective

    Ten members of the Gozo Photography Association – Nathalie Attard, Maggie Bajada, Alex Buttigieg, Charlie Buttigieg, Amanda Cassar Torregiani, Roger Chessell, Anthony Grech, Baskal Mallia, Anthony Scicluna and Paul Scicluna - are currently...

  • Gaulitana: the week ahead

    The Gaulitana festival continues today at the Gozo Ministry hall, Victoria, with a concert, entitled Souvenirs from Florence, a piano duo recital by Daria Aleshina and Giuseppe Fricelli at 7.30pm. The programme consists of various works by...

  • Coming up

    • The Gozo event of the Vintage Motors Festival, organised by the Federazzjoni Maltija Vetturi Antiki, is being held today at 10am. It starts from the Marsalforn car park with a half-way halt at Dwejra upper car park and finish at the Mġarr Yacht...

  • New book on Gozo launched

    New book on Gozo launched

    A 224-page book entitled Gozo – Mediterranean Colours – European Dream, written by Joseph Bezzina and illustrated with photos by Daniel Cilia, was recently launched at the Gozo Ministry. It describes the geography and geology of Gozo and Comino,...

  • Kolbe rock opera next weekend

    Kolbe rock opera next weekend

    A new rock opera in Maltese entitled Kolbe will be held at Don Bosco Oratory Theatre, Victoria, next weekend. It commemorates the 75th anniversary of the killing of St Maximillian Kolbe at Auschwitz concentration camp, Poland, during World War II.

  • Scouts mark Founder’s Day

    Scouts mark Founder’s Day

    The Victoria and Xagħra Scout Groups organised a Church Parade and Mass at the Maria Bambina Basilica in Xagħra to mark the birthday of the movement’s founder, Lord Robert Baden-Powell. The Archpriest of Xagħra, Mgr Carmel Refalo, celebrated Mass...