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HSBC assists OASI with its life skills summer camp 2011

The OASI Foundation, in collaboration with the HSBC Malta Foundation recently held its annual four-day summer OASI-HSBC Learning Experience (SOHLE) for children between the age of 10 and 15. SOHLE is an initiative of the OASI Foundation’s Primary Prevention Team, which incorporates the principle of ‘edutainment’ into all its prevention activities. Programmes usually offer a [...]
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New Bronze Age Hall at National Museum of Archaeology

Heritage Malta’s renovation of the Bronze Age Hall at the National Museum of Archaeology is the latest display project undertaken. The Bronze Age Hall, and another section dedicated to the mystery of the Cart Ruts, shed further light on Malta’s prehistory and provide for further understating of people’s livelihoods during that particular period. The official [...]
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Xlendi’s coastline to be illuminated by torchlight on Tuesday

The Xlendi Administrative Committee are once again organising ‘Il-Fjakkolata tax-Xlendi.’ The event was originally held in July and proved to be so succesful it has been decided to repeat it tomorrow, Tuesday, the 9th of August, at Xlendi Bay. The event will be reviving an almost forgotten tradition when the rugged coastline of Xlendi will [...]
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The Solemnity of the Assumption of Our Lady “Ta Pinu”

The National Sanctuary of Our Lady “Ta’ Pinu” will celebrate the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary with a programme of celebrations scheduled to be held on Sunday, the 14th and Monday, the 15th of August 2011 as follows: Sunday, the 14th of August: Eve of the Solemnity. In the morning, masses [...]
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Arriva network change on the Airport Express Route X1

Arriva Malta has announced that as from yesterday, Sunday, the 7th of August, there will be a change in the X1 timetable. From Cirkewwa the service will start at: First Bus: 05:35 Last Bus: 22:35 Frequency: Every 60 min From the Airport the service will start at: First Bus: 05:35 Last Bus: 22:50 Frequency: Every [...]
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Only a small rise in the number of students in dance schools

A survey conducted among 41 dance schools showed there were 4,305 students attending dance lessons during academic year 2009-2010, at par with the previous year. Of the 4,305 students attending the surveyed 41 dance schools, 1,836 sat for, an increase of 19 per cent over the previous academic year. The number of examinations sat for [...]
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