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‘When the Siren Wailed’ – Book launch on wartime Gozo

The British Residents Association, Gozo Group, in conjunction with The Gozo Council for Culture and Arts within the Ministry of Gozo, are organising a book launch of Charles Bezzina’s book ‘When the Siren Wailed.’ A translation of Gozitan wartime reminiscences The launch is taking place as part of the British Residents Association Gozo Groups Diamond [...]
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Fair Trade Ministry reduces the prices on 16 medicines

The Fair Trade Ministryh has this evening announced the reduction in price of 16 medicines. The Ministry said that the16 medicines were reduced between 3 and 46%. “The new prices reflect the average prices of the same medicines in other European counties and apply to the medicines in the pharmacies which were bought at the [...]
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Final call for auditions for first professional diploma in dance

The final call for auditions for the first diploma course of the Malta Youth Ballet Foundation is now open. These auditions will take place on Sunday, the 22nd of April. The aim of the Foundation is to make a dancing career a reality for Maltese dance students with the support and collaboration of all those [...]
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World Youth Day Concert – A feast of live music for youths

The verse from the Bible the that the Pope has chosen for youths to reflect upon during this year is ‘Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice!’ (Philippians 4:4. It is also the theme chosen for this year’s World Youth Day Concert. This is a concert with a difference, a feast [...]
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Scheduled power suspensions in Victoria and Xaghra

Enemalta have advised that there will be scheduled power suspensions in Victoria and Xaghra, Gozo, on Thursday, the 12th of April, between the hours of 8.30am to 2.30pm. The following area will be affected by this scheduled power suspension: Victoria: TRIQ MARSALFORN. Xaghra: TRIQ TA’MANNU
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Gozo Film Club presents the French movie ‘Ma vie en l’air’

The Gozo Film Club, with the help of various foreign Embassies and Cultural Centres, have over the last several months been able to bring to Gozo some of the fantastic movies that the world has to offer. All movies are projected in their original language, but with English subtitles. This Thursday, the 12th of April, [...]
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ETC data shows full-time employment figures up in 2011

Persons registered as employed on a full-time basis in November 2011 increased by 1.6 per cent when compared to the corresponding month in 2010. Administrative data provided by the Employment and Training Corporation indicate that over a period of one year, the gainfully occupied population increased by 2,357 to 149,952 while the registered unemployed decreased [...]
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Balluta residents concerned that its green lung is threatened

The Balluta Residents Association said in a statement this morning that it has received several enquiries requesting verification as to whether MEPA has fixed a meeting to discuss the de-scheduling of Balluta Valley. The association said that it has “now made its own enquiries and has been officially informed that a meeting has been called [...]
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The 10th of April 2012 edition of the Maltese Herald

This weeks 10th of April 2012 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. This weeks articles in the PDF download include the following: 1. Sister Lidia Formosa, Sister of Charity, on Monday, the 12th of March 2012 [...]
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‘Communicating with or without words’ with Heritage Malta

Heritage Malta is organising an educational event for young people in Gozo at the Museum of Archaeology, the Citadel, Gozo. It will be a hands-on activity during which participants will be taken through the use of symbolic art, pictograms, and the invention of writing through prehistoric times. The participants will have the opportunity to create [...]
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