• Sixth Form alumni society

    Sixth Form alumni society

    Friends of the Gozo Sixth Form, an alumni society for past students of the institution, was launched by headmaster Daniel James Cassar at the Gozo Ministry hall on the school council’s initiative. Those wishing to join may log onto the society’s...

  • Gozo’s first rainbow zebra crossing

    Gozo’s first rainbow zebra crossing

    Gozo has its first rainbow zebra crossing, in Fortunato Mizzi Street, Victoria. Photos show Minister for Social Dialogue, Consumer Affairs and Civil Liberties Helena Dalli (right) addressing pupils and teachers from Victoria primary school at its...

  • Jewish artifacts donated to museum

    Jewish artifacts donated to museum

    Jewish artefacts of significant historical and biblical value have been donated to Il-Ħaġar Museum, Victoria, by Joseph Baruch Silver, a collector and patron of archeo­logical parks in Israel, pictured with museum curator Mgr Joseph Farrugia (right).

  • How today’s generation looks at values

    How today’s generation looks at values

    A discussion for women about how today’s generation looks at values was organised by the Catholic Action Movement at the Gozo ministry hall, Victoria. The event, entitled ‘What will the future inherit from today’s woman?’ was addressed by Carmen...

  • Coming up

    • A playwriting competition for Gozo residents has been launched by Gozo Live. For details e-mail [email protected] • Masses at Ta’ Pinu sanctuary will be said today at 6.15, 8.30, 10 and 11.15am and 5pm, followed by the rosary and...

  • Cruise liner calls at Gozo

    Cruise liner calls at Gozo

    The cruise liner MS Prinsendam dropped anchor between Gozo and Comino en route from Barcelona. About 480 passengers, mainly Americans, Canadians, Australians, English and Dutch, disembarked at Mġarr harbour for excursions. This is the third time...

  • Minister meets council members

    Minister meets council members

    Education Minister Evarist Bartolo met parents who form part of Gozo College state school councils for a discussion on education issues. Edward Scerri, Gozo College parents’ representative on the Maltese Association of State School Students...

  • Easter live-in for youths

    Easter live-in for youths

    A live-in in Malta for youths attending Don Bosco oratory was held during the Easter holidays by Fr Effie Masini. The youths are seen pictured in front of St Patrick’s school, Sliema.

  • Amber visits Victoria primary

    Amber visits Victoria primary

    Malta’s Eurovision Song Contest representative Amber visited Gozo College Rabat primary, Victoria, and sang the song Warrior to children gathered in the school hall. She also visited classrooms, participated in a PE lesson and signed autographs.

  • Dun Ġorġ musical in Sicily

    Dun Ġorġ musical in Sicily

    Two sold-out performances of the musical Dun Ġorġ in Italian were given at Teatro La Fenice, near Catania, by the 40-strong cast from Don Bosco oratory, Victoria. The musical was presented in the collaboration with Sicilian theatrical company CGS...

  • The Risen concert

    The Risen concert

    ­An Easter concert entitled The Risen, featuring soprano Marouska Attard and the Classique String Ensemble under the direction of Joseph Debrincat, was held at St Francis church, Victoria, by the Gozo Cultural Council. It included music by Mozart,...

  • Nadur youth centre holds car wash

    Nadur youth centre holds car wash

    A car wash was held by the Nadur Teen and Youth Centre to raise money for the centre. It provided an opportunity for younger members to learn how to work in a team and helped older members to practise their leadership skills.

  • Għajnsielem FC commemorates its golden years

    Għajnsielem FC commemorates its golden years

    A memorial unveiled at a public garden opposite Għajnsielem Football Club commemorates the five years the club won the Gozo Football Association cup between 1970 and 1974. Town mayor Francis Cauchi and coach Peter Caruana took part in the ceremony...

  • Coming up

    • Medical students will conduct free medical tests this morning in the Don Bosco oratory foyer, Victoria, as part of a youth spring festival. A youth Mass will be held at 10.30am in the oratory chapel. • The 31st Fiera ta’ l-Għadira will be held...

  • Youth spring festival

    ‘Charge – a youth spring festival’ is being held from Thursday to next Sunday by the Don Bosco oratory youth committee in collaboration with the EU Youth in Action programme. It starts with the opening of an art exhibition by young artists at the...

  • Pie raises €3,124 for Puttinu Cares

    Pie raises €3,124 for Puttinu Cares

    A total of €3,124 was raised in aid of Puttinu Cares from donations made by people visiting Arkadia commercial centre, Victoria, on Easter Saturday. As a token of appreciation they were given a slice of a huge Easter pie measuring eight by four...

  • Gaulitana festival events this week

    Four concerts will be held this week as part of the Gaulitana Festival. • Nicola Fairbairn on oboe and the Keats String Quartet from the UK will give a concert today at 7.30pm at St Augustine church, Victoria. • The same quartet will give a...

  • Gozo Easter festival

    Gozo Easter festival

    A Gozo Easter festival was held in Xagħra’s main square by the parish church and council. It included folk music, a musical play by Carmel Bajada with music by Ivan Attard, mimes by schoolchildren, an activity with the Risen Christ statue...

  • Victoria scouts camp

    Victoria scouts camp

    Around 110 cubs, scouts, ventures and their leaders held an Easter camp at Dwejra organised by Victoria Scout Group. They took part in Easter egg hunts, trekking hikes, games, open fire cooking and other activities.

  • Playfulness and geography

    Playfulness and geography

    Eleven University staff members, including Godfrey Baldacchino (standing, right) led a series of lectures, projects and outdoor games for 25 students from Malta, the Czech Republic, the Netherlands and the UK at the University’s Gozo campus in Xew...