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Ersilja Gatt’s 100th birthday celebrations held in Victoria

A thanks-giving Mass was recently celebrated by the Gatt family of Victoria at St Augustine’s Convent in Victoria, on the occassion of their mother Ersilja’s 100th birthday. Mrs Catherine Gonzi presented Mrs Gatt with a memento. The Minister for Gozo, Giovanna Debono also attended the celebration.
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These kittens are all waiting for loving homes at Gozo SPCA

These beautiful kittens are currently available for rehoming at the Gozo SPCA Centre in Victoria. The top photo shows Mum, Merle with her kittens. The kittens are too young for rehoming at the moment, they will be ready in about a month but can be reserved. Merle is very friendly and doing a great job [...]
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Gharb hosts another successful edition of Seher il-Punent

Last weekend the locality of Gharb hosted the 6th edition of Seher il-Punent. The activities, which were held in the main square of Gharb, ‘Pjazza Zjara tal-Madonna,’ consisted of a variety of entertainment for all the family. The square has recently been paved as part of a restoration project. The weekend’s festivities started on Friday [...]
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BOV launches another edition of the BOV Guard Account

Bank of Valletta is launching the second edition of The BOV Guard Account, a six-year term deposit offering a full capital guarantee and the possibility of attractive interest/ return on the whole deposit at the end of term of the deposit. The BOV Guard Account is a Structured Deposit Account denominated in euro, US dollar [...]
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Xaghra Day 2012 programme of events come to a end

The Xaghra Day 2012 activities concluded on Sunday, with one of the closing events being the 37th edition of the annual Marathon of the island. The Xaghra Council said that “this marathon is the biggest sporting event in Gozo.” The first edition was held in 1977 and over the years the marathon has continued to [...]
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Marsa C.C win against Pretenders C.C in three day series

Three day series played between The Marsa C.C who took on returning team Pretenders C.C, on their fourth tour to Malta. The proceedings began well on Friday for the tourists with the home side being bowled out for a mere 83 runs in the twenty over encounter. Duncan Stahl being the main wicket taker with [...]
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Tourists visiting the Maltese islands down by 18.7% in March

Inbound tourists in March totalled 80,980, a decrease of 18.7 per cent over the corresponding month last year. Total nights spent stood at 637,450, with an average length of stay of 7.9 nights. Excluding the effect of last year’s unrest in Libya, the decline was 9.2 per cent. Results from the Tourstat survey indicate that [...]
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