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  • One-thousandth issue of Il-Ħajja f’Għawdex

    One-thousandth issue of Il-Ħajja f’Għawdex

    This year, the Gozo Diocese will be publishing the one-thousandth issue of its monthly magazine Il-Ħajja f’Għawdex. The magazine, which is mainly distributed among Gozitan families, has been published uninterruptedly for 73 years. Contributors...

  • Events for your diary

    • The Man Who Invented Christmas (PG) will be screened at the Don Bosco Oratory, Victoria, today at 5.30pm. • The Gozo Motocross Association will be organising its 4th round of the 2018 championship at Ta’ Xħajma Motocross Track today at 1pm. • A...

  • New Gozo Centre for artists

    New Gozo Centre for artists

    Gozo Bishop Mario Grech has inaugurated a new centre for projects of liturgical art. The centre, named Eikon, which stands for ‘image’, is located in Triq il-Papa Ġwanni Pawlu II, on the road to Ta’ Pinu. Mgr Grech expressed the wish that this...

  • ‘Rejoice in Peace’

    ‘Rejoice in Peace’

    The Santa Cecilja Foundation presented a concert entitled ‘Rejoice in Peace’ at St James church in Victoria. The performance included original musical compositions and lyrics, as well as innovative arrangements of traditional Christmas carols...

  • Scale models exhibition

    Scale models exhibition

    The Gozo Scale Modellers Club put up an exhibition at The Duke shopping mall in Victoria. Visitors were able to admire models of airplanes, cars, ships, military vehicles, dioramas, miniature churches and paper models. The club was set up in April...

  • Strengthening the voluntary sector

    Strengthening the voluntary sector

    To commemorate International Volunteers Day, the Gozo NGOs Association organised a seminar with themed ‘Future Proofing the Gozo VO Sector’ at the Gozo Ministry in Victoria. Speaking at the seminar was Council for the Volunteer Sector chairman...

  • Christmastide concert at Xagħra basilica

    Christmastide concert at Xagħra basilica

    The Schola Cantorum Jubilate, the newly established Schola Cantorum Jubilate Children’s Choir and the Cordia String Quartet gave a Christmastide concert at the Basilica of the Nativity of Our Lady in Xagħra. The concert, organised by the Xagħra...

  • Lija, Victoria students meet

    Lija, Victoria students meet

    Lija primary school students recently visited Victoria primary school as part of an eTwinning Project – ‘Exploring The Treasures of Malta And Gozo’. The students, who were welcomed by Gozo College principal Denise Mifsud, head of school Lelio...

  • ‘A New Year’s Toast’

    ‘A New Year’s Toast’

    The Gaulitanus Choir once again ushered in the New Year with the sixth edition of ‘A New Year’s Toast’, which brought to an end the choir’s very busy programme of events for the festive season. As in the past years, the event was held at the...

  • Christmas Parade

    Christmas Parade

    More than 200 dancers took part in a Christmas Parade in Victoria. Large crowds lined Republic Street to watch the dancers in colourful costumes make their way to Independence Square. Characters such as Father and Mother Christmas as well as...

  • Laudate Pueri at Il-Ħaġar

    Laudate Pueri at Il-Ħaġar

    The Laudate Pueri choir gave a lunchtime recital of some of the best loved Christmas carols at Il-Ħaġar Museum in St George’s Square, Victoria. The choir was directed by Canon George Frendo and led by Dr Maria Frendo. A crib, constructed by Carmel...

  • Christmas concert at Żebbuġ

    Christmas concert at Żebbuġ

    The Regina Angelorum choir performed a Christmas concert at Żebbuġ parish church. The choir, accompanied by organist Franco Cefai and trumpeterJason Camilleri, was under the direction of Maria Cefai.

  • ‘The Nativity’ at Lunzjata Valley

    ‘The Nativity’ at Lunzjata Valley

    The Għaqda Dilettanti Ġimgħa l-Kbira, in collaboration with the Education Science and Culture Centre, the Gozo Ministry and the Gozo College, organised an event, entitled ‘The Nativity’, in the picturesque Lunzjata Valley, limits of Victoria. The...

  • The child’s sermon

    The child’s sermon

    Jennifer Sammut delivered the child’s sermon during Mass as programme of the Christmas activities organised by the Franciscan community of Għajnsielem. The Mass was animated by the St Anthony choir under the direction of Sylvana Agius. After Mass...

  • ‘Gozo through a Kaleidoscope’

    ‘Gozo through a Kaleidoscope’

    ‘Gozo through a Kaleidoscope’ is the first solo exhibition by Paul Muscat being held at the Banca Giuratale in Victoria. The exhibition, inaugurated by Gozo Minister Justyne Caruana, presents a collection of interplay patterns of colour and light...

  • Photohunt attracts 200 students

    Photohunt attracts 200 students

    The Students’ Representative Council of Sir M.A. Refalo Sixth Form, Victoria, organised a photohunt before the Christmas holidays. Around 200 students were divided into groups; each group was given a number of photo challenges to be completed. As...

  • ‘Women and Diabetes’ seminar

    ‘Women and Diabetes’ seminar

    The Outpatients Department and Health Promotion Unit at the Gozo General Hospital organised a seminar entitled ‘Women and Diabetes’. Consultant surgeon and vascular specialist Rachel Abela spoke on the complications of diabetes, while resident...

  • Inspire’s special campaign

    Inspire’s special campaign

    Inspire Foundation organised a special campaign at Arkadia Complex in Victoria. The theme of the campaign was ‘Labels Are for Clothes Not People’. The aim of the campaign was to raise awareness regarding social inclusion. The organisers kicked off...

  • Christmas log raises money for Puttinu

    Christmas log raises money for Puttinu

    Puttinu Cares Gozo chairman Carmel Camilleri cut a Christmas log, sponsored by David’s Bakery, in the presence of Puttinu Cares Gozo committee members and volunteers. More than €1,600 was raised in aid of Puttinu Cares through donations made by...

  • Għammar Hill afforestation

    Għammar Hill afforestation

    The Gozo Ministry, through the Eco-Gozo Directorate and the afforestation section of Xewkija Experimental Farm, embarked on an afforestation project at Għammar Hill, opposite Ta’ Pinu Sanctuary. Through this project the hill will be planted with...