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Prinjolata in aid of Puttinu is a record breaker weighing over 500kg

Malta Records has confirmed that the ‘Prinjolata,’ unveiled at the Xaghra Carnival, is the largest ever to be produced in Malta and Gozo Xaghra Carnival. The’ Prinjola’ weighed in at more than 500 kilograms, and all proceeds from portions sold will be in aid of Puttinu Cares. Organised by the Fondazzjoni Kummuttiva tax-Xaghra and Tal-Laku […]
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18 more arrested in Gozo on drugs charges, bringing total to 43

During another operation by the Police in Gozo over past few days, a further eighteen persons have been arrested. The Police said that seventeen persons have been arrested for the possession of cocaine, cannabis and ecstasy whilst one person is being held for trafficking the same drugs. This brings the total of arrested persons during […]
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Saturday’s carnival parade in Gozo’s capital city – A success story

On Saturday evening the centre of Gozo’s capital city, was transformed into a glamorous arena where Gozo’s carnival parade was organised for the first time, with streets lined with many hundreds of people The parade started with the sounds of heavy beating of distant drums and a colourful mirage of lights set up all along […]
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Youth spot inaugurated, Gozo Regional Youth Council at advanced stage

The ‘Youth Spot,’ was officially inaugurated on Saturday, in Zebbug Gozo, by the Minister for Gozo, Dr. Anton Refalo and the Parliamentary Secretary for Research, Innovation, Youth and Sport, Stefan Buontempo. The project was financed by ‘Agenzija Zaghzagh’, the National Youth Council and the Local Zebbug Council under the project ‘Kunsill Lokali Zaghzagh 2013.’ The […]
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Power suspensions in the villages of Ghajnsielem and Gharb

Enemalta has advised that due to scheduled maintenance works on the electricity grid in Gozo, there will be power cuts in (or in parts of) the following areas on Tuesday, the 4th of March. Ghajnsielem 8.30am-3.00pm: TRIQ IL- PROVIGARJU, TRIQ IL- GNIEN, TRIQ SANT’ INDRIJA, TRIQ IL- QIGHAN, TRIQ L- IMREJZBIET, TRIQ L- IMGARR and […]
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25 arrested by Police on drugs related charges in Gozo & Cirkewwa

The Police have advised that five persons were arrested last Friday 28th February, in an operation which took place in Cirkewwa. These persons are between 20 and 27 years old and live in Birkirkara, Zabbar, Ghaxaq and Naxxar. They were found in possession of MDMA (Ecstasy), Cannabis resin and Cannabis grass. Last night, the Police […]
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Rite of Blessing of the Unborn Child to take place at Ta’ Pinu

Dar Guzeppa Debono is organising a Mass, led by Mgr. Mario Grech, Bishop of Gozo, during which there will be the Rite of Blessing for the unborn child, Prospective parents are invitied to attend the Mass which will be held on Saturday, the 8th of March 2014, starting at 6.30pm, in Ta ‘Pinu Sanctuary, Gozo. […]
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Vodafone seeks fresh graduates for its Discover Programme

Vodafone Malta has said that it is once again looking for the future leaders of the business and is seeking fresh graduates who are ambitious and have drive and ideas to shape the telecommunications industry. The company said that through Vodafone’s Discover Programme, “an intensive training and development programme that enables to identify, retain and […]
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Krishna CC take their 5th title in the Cricket Winter League

On Saturday the Cricket Winter League continued even though at times the skies threatened to stop play. Krishna C.C took on Marsa C.C. The Marsa team won the toss and elected to bat first. Tony Azzopardi and Frank Spiteri opened the batting and put on a mighty partnership of eighty eight runs before Spiteri was […]
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Gozo SPCA appeals for help in tracing the owner of this Labrador

The Gozo SPCA is appealing for help in finding the owner of this elderly male yellow Labrador dog, which was rescued after being found wandering in the centre of Victoria on Saturday. The dog is not micro chipped, and has no collar or ID tag. If anyone can offer information that can help with tracing […]
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Gozo Sports Board launched: aimed at increasing sports participation

The Gozo Sports Board has been launched by The Ministry for Gozo and the Parliamentary Secretariat for Sports, Youth, Research and Innovation. With the creation of the Gozo Sports Board the government is committed to increase participation in sports in Gozo while working on the quality of programmes offered and the design of new sports […]
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