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Maltese Asthmatic Society public seminar to be held in Gozo

The Maltese Asthmatic Society are organising a seminar on asthma in the Conference Hall of the Ministry for Gozo, Victoria. The seminar, which is taking place on Friday, the 25th of May, will include information about asthma, presented by Dr. Robert Sciberras, speeches by The Minister for Gozo, Giovanna Debono, the Opposition Spokesperson for Sustainable [...]
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Gozo celebration of World Day of Prayer by Catholic Women

The World Day of Prayer by Catholic Women is being commemorated in Gozo by the Catholic Action Movement. Women if all ages and from all walks of life are invited to attend the celebration, which will be given in Maltese and is being held on Thursday, the 24th of May, at the Gozo Catholic Action [...]
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Gozo Diocese welcomes Naprotechnology service in Gozo

At a meeting presided by H.E Bishop Mario Grech, held on Saturday, the Presbiterial Council* of the Gozo Diocese issued the following statement: “We gladly welcome the news that as from yesterday the Health Authorities, through the Gozo General Hospital, began offering a service known as Naprotechnology to Maltese and Gozitan married couples who experience [...]
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Gozo SPCA appeals for help with lovely dog found in Munxar

The Gozo SPCA said that this lovely, friendly, male Tal-Kacca dog was found in Munxar. He has either got himself lost, or has been abandoned. As there is no space at the Centre in Victoria, the dog is currently being cared for in a field by a kind member of the public The Gozo SPCA [...]
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Government should respect the EU Birds’ Directive – AD

Alternattiva Demokratika – The Green Party said today that it “condemns the Government for not respecting the EU Birds Directive and opening spring hunting for yet another time irrespective of all its empty rhetoric about sustainability.” Simon Galea, AD Spokesperson on Agriculture and Animal Welfare said, “apart from not respecting the EU Birds Directive and [...]
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Woman pleads guilty to attack on police officers in Victoria

Amanda Edwards, aged 39, from Scotland, pleaded guilty in the Gozo Court this morning to charges of attacking police officers on the 4th of May in Victoria and with slightly injuring another police officer, as well as damage to property and disturbing public peace. Amanda, was also charged with being drunk in public and breaking [...]
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Operation Turtle Dove – saving a bird on the brink – RSPB

Conservationists are embarking on an urgent mission to save one of the UK’s most threatened birds from extinction. Operation Turtle Dove ( was launched on Thursday in the UK by the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB), leading sustainable farming specialists Conservation Grade and Pensthorpe Conservation Trust in Norfolk, is a three-year project [...]
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Pilot project for sitting exams in Gozo is to be held in June

The Gozo University Group said that “as the only organisation representing the Gozitan students, after welcoming the news that the Gozo Campus will have a Pro-Rector managed to have a cordail meeting, with Prof. Friggieri.” In this meeting GUG gave an overview of the current situation of the Gozitan Students and discussed what solutions should [...]
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The Leone Philharmonic Society refutes band march claims

The Leone Philharmonic Society of Victoria, has responded today to the last weekends statement issued by Mgr Paul Cardona, Archpriest and the presbyterium of St George’s Parish Church, which was published in the Sunday Bulletin and read during mass at St George’s Basilica on Saturday, the 5th and Sunday, the 6th of May 2012. The [...]
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Marine mosaic mural inaugurated at Gozo secondary school

The main wall in the entrance of the girls’ secondary school at the Bishop’s Conservatory has been decorated with a 5 metre mosaic mural of life under the sea, entitled, ‘Mozajk taht il-Bahar – Tizwiqa tal-Hajja Marittima Madwarna,’ The colours of the mosaic, which is made out of ceramic and glass tiles and other media, [...]
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