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Xaghra Easter Pageant – A personal view by Barbara Day

“In Malta Easter is always so much more than just a commercialized time to eat excessive amount of chocolates. The true religious meaning of Easter is celebrated throughout the Maltese islands and especially in Gozo. The village of Xaghra has become renowned for its pageant held in the early evening of Good Friday. Visitors flock [...]
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Gozo Football Marathon 2012 in aid of Puttinu Cares

The Gozo Football Marathon 2012 taking place next month, is being organised by the Puttinu Cares Gozo Committee in aid of Puttinu Cares, the organisation which helps children who are suffering from cancer, as well as their families. The event will be held at the Gozo Stadium in Xewkija, on Saturday and Sunday, the 5th [...]
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HSBC sponsors Scratch Challenge at Royal Malta Golf Club

For the first time in its long and prestigious history, the Royal Malta Golf Club Scratch Challenge was officially sponsored by HSBC Bank Malta. The Scratch Challenge which is one of the two main competitions in the local golfing calendar, was held on 24th and 25th March 2012 and was open to both experienced and [...]
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Power suspensions in Kercem and Sannat on Tuesday

Enemalta have advised that there will be scheduled power suspensions in Kercem and Sannat, Gozo, on Tuesday the 10th of April, between the hours of 8.30am to 2.00pm. The following areas will be affected by this scheduled power suspension: Kercem: TRIQ GHAJN TUTA, TRIQ TA’ PEJPU and TRIQ PETRI. Sannat: TRIQ TA’ SAGUNA
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Reflections for Holy Week – A musico-spiritual event

Gaulitana: A Festival of Music continued last Wednesday with a completely different type of concert. The musico-spiritual event ‘Reflections for Holy Week,’ was specifically planned for these holy days and the only item on the programme was The Mystical Story of Christ, a 7-movement musical depiction of episodes from the Gospels for piano solo and [...]
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Marsa played Krishna in opener of Cricket Summer league

On Saturday the Cricket Summer league commenced, this year five teams will be competing, Marsa C.C, Krishna C.C, Melita Betfair C.C, Overseas C.C and new comers POP Mellieha C.C. Marsa took on Krishna in the opening game. Batting first, Tony Azzopardi and Sarfraz Ali opened the innings. Ali (four runs) was first to go being [...]
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