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Illegal development in Gharb & San Lawrenz – Ambjenti Malti

The Ambjent Malti Organisation issued a statement this evening saying “it had received other reports that it had not been aware of before about more illegal developments being made by the same person. It involved the unauthorised construction of a wall with limestone surrounding land in the area of St Dimitri, Gharb, Gozo and government [...]
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Alex is a loving kitten who needs his own forever home

This special kitten is called Alex and is waiting for his own forever home at the Gozo SPCA Centre in Victoria Alex has been neutered and is ready to go to a loving home. Sadly he only has one eye but that does not stop him being loving, playful, handsome and and an all round [...]
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Third edition of the Figs Festival underway in Xaghra village

Xaghra Local Council is holding its third edition of the Xaghra Figs Festival aimed at promoting Maltese figs and its produce. Comune di San Michele Salentino in Italy has sent a delegation of 16 people to participate in the weekend’s events. The Xaghra Local Council is twinned with this council in Italy. Xaghra Council said [...]
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Concern over planned removal of 38 trees – FAA Tree Group

The Flimkien ghal Ambjent Ahjar Tree Group said in a statement this afternoon that “following the destruction of the magnificent trees at Mellieha Sanctuary and the planned uprooting of trees at Kennedy Grove and in front of the Phoenicia Hotel, it is very concerned about the planned removal of some 38 trees at Senglea waterfront.” [...]
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7th Qala International Folk Festival attracts large crowds

The Qala International Folk Festival organised by the Qala Local Council and the Qala Menhir Folk Group, got underway on Thursday and concludes tomorrow Sunday, the 23rd of September 2012. This annual festival, which this year is the seventh edition, has transformed the picturesque village of Qala, Gozo, into a hub of meticulously organised Folk [...]
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It is necessary to strengthen environmental protection – AD

“Both PN and PL consider environmental regulations as obstacles to the generation of wealth.” Alternattiva Demokratika – The Green Party said in a statment today, “AD considers that it is necessary that environmental protection is strengthened as this is a basic tool to improve the quality of life.” Carmel Cacopardo AD Deputy Chairperson and Spokesperson [...]
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Scheduled power suspensions in Qala & Xewkija on Monday

Enemalta have advised that there will be scheduled power suspensions in Qala and Xewkija, Gozo, on Monday, the 24th of September. The following areas will be affected by these scheduled power suspensions: Qala 8.30am-12.00pm: TRIQ IL- MITHNA, TRIQ IL- QALA, TRIQ WIED IS-SIMAR, TRIQ IT- TELGHA and PJAZZA R- REPUBBLIKA. Xewkija 8.30am-1.00pm: PJAZZA SAN GWANN [...]
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A chance to give blood on Sunday morning at Gozo Hospital

The Blood Donation Area at Gozo General Hospital is going to be open tomorrow morning, Sunday the 23rd of September, from 8.30am till 1.00pm for those who wish to make a blood donation and do not have the opportunity to do so during the week. Blood donation is sometimes taken for granted or ignored. The [...]
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Gharb celebrates Car Free Day in Pjazza Zjara tal-Madonna

Gharb Local Council is celebrating Car Free Day 2012 tomorrow, Sunday, the 23rd of September 2012 and will be organising activities to raise awareness on the impact of cars on our lives, the economy and the environment. Forming part of a Euroe-wide campaign, Car Free Day is a great opportunity to reflect on our excessive [...]
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