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‘Rock the Citadel’ in aid of the Friends of the Sick and Elderly

On Friday, the19th of August, the Friends of the Sick and Elderly in Gozo ( FSEG ) will be holding a large fundraising concert at the Citadel Square in Victoria Gozo from 8:30 pm until 1am, under the title “Rock The Citadel.” The Bands taking part are from Malta and Gozo. Some new and very [...]
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Construction of park underway at the Zewwieqa Waterfront

The Zewwieqa Waterfront project is now well underway with the excavation and construction of a park which will border this area. During an on site visit, the Minister for Gozo, Giovanna Debono said thyat, “the park is just one of the many elements that incorporate this extensive project which will be spread over about 18,000 [...]
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Gozo team in the Malta International Tag Rugby Festival

The Try Tag Rugby All-Stars are favourites for this weekend’s Malta International Tag Rugby Festival, as teams descend on Malta from England, Scotland, France and Gozo. The London based All-Stars team recently took out the Rochdale Tag Rugby Festival and will head to Bruff in Ireland next month, but they will be met in Malta [...]
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Din L-Art Hewla 2011 Restoration Work Camp next month

The 2010 Restoration Work Camp organised by Din L-Art Helwa in collaboration with Union Rempart was a great success. This year, the collaboration between these two organisations has been renewed and plans for the 2011 Restoration Work Camp are well underway. This will take place between 9th and 19th September, from 8am to 5pm each [...]
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Expenditure on Social Security Benefits down by 3.1%

According to figures from the National Statistics Office, expenditure on Social Security Benefits decreased by 3.1 per cent during the first half of 2011, mainly on account of lower expenditure on Pensions in respect of Retirement. Total expenditure on Social Security Benefits amounted to €365.0 million during the first six months of 2011, down by [...]
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The 2nd of August 2011 edition of the Maltese Herald

This weeks August 2nd 2011 edition of The Maltese Herald Gozo section is now available for download by clicking here Previous editions are also available by clicking on this link. The stories covered in this weeks issue are: 1. Bishop Mario Grech was recently present for a special ceremony at Our Lady of Graces Sanctuary [...]
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‘Il-Pjazza tax-Xaghra Alive’ celebration a great success

On Saturday, the Xaghra Local Council together with the Nativity of Our Lady Parish organised the first edition of ‘Il-Pjazza tax-Xaghra Alive’ which was held in the main square. The activity began with the celebration of Holy Mass at the Collegiate Basilica of the Nativity of Our Lady. This celebration was presided over by Xaghra [...]
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