Archive for » February 26th, 2012«

‘Gaulitana: A Festival of Music’ gets underway next month

The sixth edition of ‘Gaulitana: A Festival of Music’ will get underway next month. The Festival is organised by the Gaulitanus Choir, a non-affiliated Gozitan choir which was formed in 1990. It will feature a series of concerts performed by a mixture of both international and local artists, ensembles and choirs, artistically directed by the [...]
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Gozo Horse Racing Association results for Sunday meeting

The Gozo Horse Racing Association held its 9th horse-racing meeting at the Gozo racetrack today, Sunday, the 26th of February. The meeting got underway at around 1.00pm consisted of 8 races, which included 3 pony races and 5 trot races over a 2,100m distance. The full programme of results for the meeting is available for [...]
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‘Introduction to Marine Biology’ course open to the public

Decreasing fish stocks, decreasing access to the shore, increasing pollution, marine traffic and marine related tourism, the changing climate, and jellyfish and plankton blooms, are some of the issues that most may have heard about in recent years but the consequences of which on our incredibly important and beautiful sea life may not be fully [...]
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Funds of €541,500 awarded between three Gozitan NGOs

This year the Ministry of Justice, Public Consultation and Family will be helping three Non Governmental Organisations in Gozo, which offer services on a national basis, with more than half a million euro through the NGO Fund. Between them, Dar Guzeppa Debono, the OASI Foundation and the Arka Foundation will receive € 541,500. The funds [...]
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Lecture on the Mattia Preti paintings at Sarria Church

To celebrate the 400th anniversary of the birth of Mattia Preti, Din l-Art Helwa is organising a lecture at Sarria Church, Floriana, on Tuesday, the 6th of March at 6 pm. The talk will be conducted in Italian by Dott. Giuseppe Mantella, who has worked to save many works of art in Malta. Mattia Preti, [...]
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Labour proposes a recreational area project for Hondoq

Yesterday during his visit to Gozo, the Labour Leader Joseph Muscat gave details of a proposal for the abandoned desalination plant at Hondoq. The proposed project recommends that the plant should be dismantled, with recreational facilities built there to replace it for the enjoyment of the people of Qala. Clint Camilleri, who is an architect [...]
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Marsa C.C. win against a visiting team from the M/Y Aviva

On Saturday the Marsa C.C played their first game against a touring side. The team was the crew from the yacht M/Y Aviva. The Marsa team won the toss and elected to bat first. After the seventh over the home team was struggling having lost the wickets of David Borg, Malcolm Crabbe, Justin Brooke and [...]
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