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85th anniversary celebrations for the Prekusur Band Club in Xewkija

As part of the celebrations for the the 85th anniversary of the Prekusur Band Club in Xewkija, the Eynsford Concert Band, who are on tour from the UK, gave a performance of ‘Music Spectacular.’ The Eynsford Concert Band is a symphonic wind ensemble that has been based in the small Kentish village of Eynsford since […]
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85th anniversary celebrations for the Prekusur Band Club in Xewkija

As part of the celebrations for the the 85th anniversary of the Prekusur Band Club in Xewkija, the Eynsford Concert Band, who are on tour from the UK, gave a performance of ‘Music Spectacular.’ The Eynsford Concert Band is a symphonic wind ensemble that has been based in the small Kentish village of Eynsford since […]
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Cleaning and upgrading work underway at the Marsalforn Valley

Works on the cleaning and upgrading of Marsalforn Valley are currently underway and is being carried out by the Eco-Gozo Regional Development Directorate, within the Ministry for Gozo. The Ministry said that these works will lead to an increase in rainwater harvesting potential together with the maintenance of this popular area.
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Towards a post-crisis growth strategy for Europe: Europe 2020 trategy

The European Commission has launched a public consultation on the Europe 2020 strategy, the EU’s long-term growth and jobs plan. The consultation will be open until 31 October 2014. Through this public consultation, the Commission is seeking the views of all interested people and organisations on the Europe 2020 strategy. The aim of the consultation […]
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‘In the Mood’ for another edition of the popular Leone Goes Pop

Leone Goes Pop – 7th edition, is set to entertain the heart of Gozo’s capital city, It-Tokk and get everyone ‘In the Mood,’ on Saturday, the 7th of June, a National Holiday. The Leone Band returns for another year, with a night of pop, rock and swing music, ranging from the most recent hits to […]
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Air Malta gears up for Venice route with roadshows in Italy

Air Malta last month organised a series of roadshows around the Italian region of Veneto to mark the launch of its new Venice route. The roadshows, targeted at travel agencies around the region, were or-ganised in collaboration with Venice Marco Polo Airport and the Italian office of Malta Tourism Authority (MTA). They were held in […]
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Malta ranks first overall in the European e-Government Benchmark Report

The European Commission has today released the e-Government Benchmark Report 2014 which measures the delivery and performance of e-Government services in 33 countries (the 28 European Union member states together with Iceland, Norway, Serbia, Switzerland and Turkey). The Government said that according to the report “Malta’s performance in the 2013 benchmarking exercise has been outstanding, […]
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HSBC ‘Catch the Drop’ monument unveiled in the Paul Boffa public gardens

A new monument to promote water conservation was unveiled in the Paul Boffa public gardens adjacent to St George Preca College, Primary A and B at Paola. Commissioned as part of HSBC’s Water Programme, the Catch the Drop campaign implemented in Malta with support from the Ministry for Energy and Health is being celebrated by […]
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Enemalta scheduled power suspension in Nadur on Thursday

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 of Nadur, on Thursday, the 29th of May, between 8.30am and 3.00pm. TRIQ SAN BLAS, TRIQ LAZZRU PISANI, TRIQ PIJU CELLINI, TRIQ FRANGISK SAVER SCIORTINO and TRIQ […]
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Art activity for school students at the Villa Rundle Gardens, Victoria

Art students from the Bishop’s Conservatory Secondary School in Victoria, Gozo, had the opportunity to attend a series of on-site sketching and drawing sessions organised by their art teacher. ‘Nature and the Built Environment’ were the basis on which the sessions developed and students took charcoal as a medium for their drawings. The art sessions […]
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Local Councils in Gozo and Comino organised 112 cultural events in 2013

Data provided by the Superintendence of Cultural Heritage showed that last year Local Councils hosted 593 cultural events, of which 13.8 per cent were related to cultural visits. Local Councils within the Southern Harbour District organised the largest share of events, amounting to 116. This was followed by events organised by Local Councils in Gozo […]
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All six candidates now elected, with three each for the PN and PL

All six candidates have now been elected for the European Parliament, as the third day of the count comes to an end. All six candidates elected. 1 Sant Alfred (Partit Laburista) 2 Metsola Roberta (Partit Nazzjonalista) 3 Dalli Miriam (Partit Laburista) 4 Casa David (Partit Nazzjonalista) 5 Mizzi Marlene (Partit Laburista) 6 Comodini Cachia Therese […]
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