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Xaghra hill climb race day for the 4th round of the Island Car Club event

The Xaghra Hill Climb race day started off in inclement weather this morning, with cool, windy and sometimes showery conditions. Large crowds turned up to see the competition get underway, with the spectators filling every vantage point. The first of the drivers left the paddock at 9.00am to start the exciting day of racing.Participants for […]
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Music Spectacular: The Eynsford Concert Band next Sunday in Xewkija

The Eynsford Concert Band will be on tour in Malta and Gozo from the 24th to the 31st of May, and next Sunday, the 25th of May, they will be performing a ‘Music Spectacular,’ in Xewkija, at St Catherine Street, near to the Xewkija Band Club, starting at 6.30pm. The Eynsford Concert Band is a […]
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Gozo Regional Youth Council established, consisting of 25 members

The Gozo Regional Youth Council was established today in the presence of the Minister for Gozo Dr Anton Refalo. He said that “young people are the future of our country and today we are fulfilling another promise made by this Government to really give our young people a voice and to contribute to the development […]
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Adorable Kittens ready & waiting at Gozo SPCA for their own loving homes

There are currently 17 kittens at the Gozo SPCA Centre in Victoria, waiting for loving homes, with reports being phoned into the Centre every day of others needing their help. Sadly, until homes have been found for some of the 17, they just do not have enough space to take any more in. These adorable […]
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Malta Police Band concert cancelled for Sunday evening due to the weather

The JPII Foundation has just advised that “due to unstable weather conditions, the Foundation regrets to announce that the open-air Police Band Concert that had been due to take place today 18th May 2014 in Victoria, is being postponed to a later date.” The Foundation said that any inconvenience is regretted. Photograph: Malta Police Force
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Painting of Our Lady of Mount Carmel on pligrimage to Kercem

This coming Thursday, the 22nd of May 2014 the painting of Our Lady of Mount Carmel venerated in the Sanctuary – Basilica of Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Valletta, is to visit Kercem. Gozo. The programme will be as follows: 8.00am Departure from Valletta 10.00am Arrival at the Carmelite Sisters in Kercem, where a […]
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Alternattiva Demokratika welcomes move to new premises for ‘Funny Farm’

Alternattiva Demokratika – The Green Party expressed its satisfaction towards the re-allocation of the Funny Farm Horse Rescue Association to new premises in Siggiewi. “NGOs involved in Animal Welfare such as Funny Farm contribute directly towards such a good cause and definitely deserve the state’s full support. Providing access to abandoned stables by the government […]
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Hunters and trappers should be given equal treatment – Alfred Sant

Alfred Sant said that his aim, if elected to the European Parliament, would be “to secure for Maltese hunters and trappers treatment that was fully equal and equivalent to that accorded to other EU citizens in their home country, no more and no less.” The EP candidate, who was at a meeting with hunters and […]
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The Honourable Artillery Company CC take on Marsa on 2nd tour to Malta

The Marsa team played against the eleventh touring team this year, the Honourable Artillery Company CC, who were on their second tour to Malta. In their first tour they won both games they played. Two games were played again this time. The first game of twenty overs was played on Friday afternoon. The home side […]
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Xaghra hill climb weekend events underway, with race day on Sunday

The Xaghra Hill Climb 2-day event got underway today with an afternoon practice session for drivers, who had the opportunity for two runs up the hill to Xaghra. Sunday sees the the fourth round of the Island Car Club competition starting at 9.00am, when the first of the drivers will leave the paddock area.The participants […]
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