• Europe Day in Gozo

    Europe Day in Gozo

    Europe Day was marked in Gozo with a family event organised by the Europe Direct Information Centre (Gozo), in collaboration with the European Commission Representation in Malta and the European Parliament Office in Malta, at Villa Rundle Gardens...

  • Fatima apparitions celebration

    Fatima apparitions celebration

    A special celebration in honour of Our Lady of Fatima marking the anniversary of the apparitions that took place 100 years ago was held at the Maria Bambina parish of Xagħra. Organised by the Gozo Diocese Catechesis office, the celebration was...

  • Opera for children

    Opera for children

    As part of its 20th anniversary, the Victoria International Arts Festival organised an opera for Primary School children, in collaboration with the School of Performing Arts (SOPA). The opera, Little Red Riding Hood, was composed by Seymour Barab...

  • For your diary

    • Beauty and the Beast will be screened at Don Bosco Oratory, Victoria, today at 5.30pm. • The Oasi Group of Volunteers is holding a Book and Plant Fair in St Francis Square, Victoria, (opposite the church) until June 3. Opening hours are from...

  • Raising funds for missions

    Raising funds for missions

    Gozo Diocese seminarists will this summer be carrying out missionary work in Fr Anton Grech’s parish in Guatemala. To raise funds for this project the seminarists organised a Sunday Funday at Ta’ Mena Estate in Marsalforn. Activities included...

  • Students assemble 3D models

    Students assemble 3D models

    The Gozo College Secondary School took part in the Kreattiv Programme involving the cutting and assembling of 3D models ranging from famous buildings, aircraft and animals to mythical creatures, science objects and spacecraft. Students chose their...

  • Walk for Water Kenya project

    Walk for Water Kenya project

    For the eight consecutive year, the EkoSkola committee within the Gozo College Middle School organised a Walk for Water to mark World Water Day. Money raised during the walk amounted to €855.39. It will be used for a project in Kenya where water...

  • Kerċem school celebrates 60th anniversary

    Kerċem school celebrates 60th anniversary

    St Theresa Primary School in Kerċem, run by the Carmelite Missionary Sisters, is this year celebrating its 60th anniversary. Gozo Bishop Mario Grech celebrated a thanksgiving Mass for all children and staff of the school at Kerċem parish church.

  • For your Diary

    • The Għaqda Armar Diċembru 13 – Nadur is today organising a Mother’s Day plant and flower sale in Nadur Square. • A blood donation session will be held at the Gozo General Hospital Outpatients Department today from 8am to 1.30pm. • The Friends of...

  • Record number of participants in Teamsport Gozo Half Marathon

    Record number of participants in  Teamsport Gozo Half Marathon

    A record number of around 820 athletes participated in this year’s Teamsport Gozo Half Marathon. The marathon was won by Gozitan Charlton Debono, who clocked in at (01:17:16:184), followed by Matthew Cutajar (01:20:14:672) and Alan Camilleri...

  • Science Open Morning

    Science Open Morning

    Sir Michelangelo Refalo Sixth Form held its first Science Open Morning in Victoria. The institute welcomed Fifth Form Gozitan students to its new Science Wing to observe and help conduct experiments together with Sixth Form Science teachers.

  • Carlo Pisi works

    Carlo Pisi works

    An art exhibition by Italian artist and sculptor Carlo Pisi (1897-1979) is open at the Banca Giuratale, Independence Square, Victoria. Pisi’s works are to be found in various churches around Malta and Gozo. Christ the King Monument at Independence...

  • ‘Chapels and More’

    ‘Chapels and More’

    Il-ħaġar Museum in Pjazza San Ġorġ, Victoria, is currently hosting an exhibition of art by Henry Alamango. The exhibition, ‘Chapels and More’, features wayside chapels and country scenes. The exhibition, inaugurated by President Marie Louise...

  • Lace Day in Victoria

    Lace Day in Victoria

    A Lace Day exhibition was held at Gozo College Boys’ Secondary School in Victoria. It was organised by Marian Buttigieg, lace teacher at the school with the collaboration of students attending lacemaking and creative knitting courses. The...

  • For your diary

    • The annual Fiera tad-Dwejra is being held today in the picturesque Dwejra Bay,  San Lawrenz. There will be games and activities for all the family. • The annual spring show of flowers and plants by the Gozo Agricultural, Industrial and Cultural...

  • Work on Ta’ Pinu project in advanced stage

    Work on Ta’ Pinu project  in advanced stage

    Work on the Ta’ Pinu Sanctuary parvis project will soon be completed. A set of 20 mosaics representing the 20 mysteries of the rosary, commissioned to the Centro Aletti of Rome, under the guidance of Fr Marco Ivan Rupnik, SJ, of Slovenia, is...

  • Donation of fire engine

    Donation of fire engine

    The Emergency Response and Rescue Corps (Gozo) was recently donated a fire engine by the London Fire Brigade as part of the brigade’s 150th anniversary celebrations. The fire engine was inaugurated by Gozo Minister Anton Refalo (below) at...

  • Science in the Citadel

    Science in the Citadel

    Science in the Citadel, a one-day extravaganza, took place within the historic walls of the Citadel in Victoria. Inaugurated by Gozo Minister Anton Refalo, the event was organised by Cafe Scientific in association with EcoGozo, Esplora and the...

  • For your diary

    • The Holy Name Society Congress ends today at Żebbuġ parish church with a concelebrated Mass led by Gozo Bishop Mario Grech at 9am. A cortege with the statue of the Good Sheperd, accompanied by the Santa Marija Band,  starts from near the band...

  • Easter Sunday in Xewkija

    Easter Sunday in Xewkija

    Easter was celebrated last Sunday in Xewkija with a procession through the streets of the town with the statue of the Risen Christ, accompanied by performances by the Precursor Band. Photo shows the statue being carried out of the Xewkija Rotunda.