• Sacred art exhibition

    Sacred art exhibition

    Gozitan artist Aaron Formosa is displaying 20 sacred art paintings at an exhibition entitled Light of the World at the Banca Giuratale, Independence Square, Victoria. It is open today from 9am to 1pm and closes tomorrow.

  • St John Bosco monument unveiled

    St John Bosco monument unveiled

    A monument by artist John Grima was unveiled by Gozo Bishop Mario Grech in front of St John Bosco Oratory chapel, Victoria, to mark the 50th anniversary of the building and the end of the bicen­tenary of the saint’s birth. It is also dedicated to...

  • View from the Bridge

    Arthur Miller’s play View from the Bridge, translated into Maltese by Joe Friggieri and directed by Mario Tabone, will be performed on Saturday and next Sunday at 7.30pm at Astra Theatre, Victoria, as part of Festival Mediterranea. The cast...

  • Celebrations of Christ the King

  • Study finds tunnel vision ‘feasible’

    Study finds tunnel vision ‘feasible’

    A subsea tunnel between Gozo and Malta is economically and financially feasible, a study commissioned by Transport Malta and the Gozo Business Chamber concluded. The study’s findings were presented to chamber members at the Grand Hotel, Mġarr, by...

  • Savio Mizzi exhibition

    Savio Mizzi exhibition

    An exhibition of works in various media and styles by US-based Gozitan artist Savio Mizzi is being hosted by Il-Ħaġar Museum, St George’s Square, Victoria. The museum is open daily from 9am to 5 pm.

  • Student entrepreneurship for Ugandan education

    Student entrepreneurship for Ugandan education

    Students from Bishop’s Conservatory Secondary School, Victoria, made products from used jeans and sold them at Arkadia shopping centre to raise money to help fund the education of children in Kasozi, Uganda. The activity was part of the...

  • Upcoming events

    • A charity fair in aid of Friends of the Sick and Elderly Gozo is taking place today from 7.30am to 1pm in the football ground next to the main parking area in Victoria. Sellers pay a €10 donation. • The feast of St Andrew the Apostle will be...

  • Police memorial ceremony

    Police memorial ceremony

    The police force remembered its deceased members last Sunday with a memorial service at Santa Marija Cemetery chapel, Victoria, and at the force’s graves.

  • Ordination anniversary

    Ordination anniversary

    Former Xagħra parish priest Eucharist Sultana marked the golden jubilee of his priestly ordination with a concelebrated Mass at Xagħra parish church. Two bishops from the village, Mgr Joe Bonello and Mgr George Bugeja, also attended. Mgr Carmelo...

  • Seminar, exhibition on local bands

    Seminar, exhibition on local bands

    ‘Exploring the traditional and artistic contribution of local bands’ was the theme of a seminar chaired by Joseph Vella at the Gozo Ministry, Victoria. It was followed by the opening of an exhibition on the same topic at the Astra Theatre by Gozo...

  • Cemetery chapel restored

    Cemetery chapel restored

    Maintenance works have been undertaken at the Victoria cemetery chapel by employees of the Gozo Ministry restoration division.

  • Metal art exhibition

    Metal art exhibition

    Metal art by seven artists from Haiti and Gozo are being exhibited at designer clothing boutique Lazuli Art, St George’s Square, Victoria, on Fridays from 4 to 7pm, Saturdays from 10am to 2pm and Sundays from 10am to 1pm, until December 6. The...

  • Meeting on disability issues

    Meeting on disability issues

    At a consultation meeting on disability issues, Parliamentary Secretary Justyne Caruana said the learning hub for people with disability and the community home will be opened by the end of the year. Other topics discussed were the law on...

  • Julian’s uncool life

    A matinee show of a play entitled Il-Ħajja Xejn Cool ta’ Teenager Jismu Julian will be staged for students on Thursday at Aurora Theatre, Victoria. There will be another show for the public on Saturday at 8pm. The play is co-produced by Studio 18...

  • Promoting Gozo tourism

    Promoting Gozo tourism

    A total of €210,000 was spent promoting Gozo via publications, TV spots, articles, blogs and the setting up of a booking portal as part of a project entitled ‘Island of Gozo: A unique destination for all’. The project included drafting a marketing...

  • Peace donkey exhibition

    Peace donkey exhibition

    The Mediterranean Peace Donkey exhibition opened as part of the Mdina Cathedral Art Biennale at the Cathedral Museum, Palazzo de Piro and Vilhena Palace, Mdina. It comprises 21 life-size fibreglass donkeys sculpted by Egyptian artist Reda Abdel...

  • French tricolor on Aurora

    French tricolor on Aurora

    Aurora Opera House expressed its sympathy to the French people following the Paris terrorist attacks by lighting its façade with the French tricolor.

  • Nadur square embellished

    Nadur square embellished

    The Gozo Youth Wind Band, accompanied by singers Chiara and Ludwig Galea, performed at a concert to mark the inauguration of the embellished St Peter and St Paul Square, Nadur. The project, which was 80 per cent financed by the EU, was inaugurated...

  • Upcoming events

    • As part of the concluding events of the bicentenary year of St John Bosco’s birth, Gozo Bishop Mario Grech will inaugurate a monument of the saint in front of Don Bosco Oratory Chapel today at 11am. The statue by artist John Grima is a replica...