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  • Il-Passjoni: Il-Bieraħ u Llum

    In collaboration with the Għajnsielem Local Council, Fort Chambray Limited and Legio X Fretensis Malta, Għaqda Drammatika Għajnsielem will be presenting a performance entitled “Il-Passjoni: Il-Bieraħ u L-Lum”, on the occasion of the 30th Anniversary of the establishment of Għaqda Drammatika Għajnsielem. The Passion event in this short narration will ...

    Posted at March 30, 2017
  • Five foreign delegations present to Bethlehem f’Ghajnsielem 2016

    During the past days, five italian delegations were invited by the Ghajnsielem Local Council to participate in the eight edition of Bethlehem f’Ghajnsielem 2016. The delegations came from Revine Lago (Veneto), Tolfa (Roma), Lenuvio (Roma), Canale Montenaro (Roma) and San Polo (Roma). This event has been organised by Ghajnsielem Local Council ...

    Posted at December 19, 2016
  • Bethlehem f’Ghajnsielem Opening Dates and Hours of Animation

    The eight edition of this event continues to strengthen the reproduction of the greatest story ever told through several attractions including the carpenter and blacksmith’s dwellings, the bakery, an open-air market selling seasonal fruits, fish and a wide selection of vegetables, a local crafts area promoting traditional skills and folklore, ...

    Posted at November 28, 2016
  • Ongoing Preparations for Bethlehem f’Ghajnsielem 2016

    The time has come once again to open the doors of Bethlehem in Ghajnsielem. The eighth edition of this great event will see its opening on Sunday, 11th December. We are proud to say, that this event, which is organised by the Ghajnsielem Local Council, has become the main attraction during ...

    Posted at November 28, 2016
  • Commemoration of local World War Victims

    To commemorate the 20 local victims of both World Wars, the Ghajnsielem Council will be organizing a Remembrance Day in their honor.   The ceremony will start with a mass at the Ghajnsielem Parish Church at 10a.m.  Afterwards, the Mayor together with the victims’ relatives will be placing wreaths at the foot ...

    Posted at November 7, 2016
  • Introduction of an Organic Waste Collection

    In order to assist in improving waste management across the Maltese Islands, Wasteserv is introducing the organic waste collection. This recycling project is also going to be implemented in Ghajnsielem. The objectives behind this project include reducing the size of the black bag by 50%, make better use of landfill ...

    Posted at September 6, 2016
  • “Giochi” in Ghajnsielem

    “Giochi – it's a knockout” has also taken place in Ghajnsielem  in front of the band club and football club on Thursday 1st September from 8pm onwards. There was a good crowd of supporters to cheer on the four teams taking part. The event consisted of the giochi for adults, fun ...

    Posted at September 6, 2016
  • Ghajnsielem delegation in Tolfarte 2016

    The Comune di Tolfa invited once more a delegation from Ghajnsielem to represent Malta in the twelfth edition of Tolfarte, a popular street festival of arts, crafts and music.   The Ghajnsielem delegation was led by the Ghajnsielem Local Council and youths representing all the NGO’s in the locality. Collectively they exhibited ...

    Posted at September 6, 2016
  • Ghajnsielemfest ’16 and other feast celebrations

    The Ghajnsielem Local Council contributed towards the feasts’ activities by organising Ghajnsielemfest on two separate nights. The first night was characterized by a concert by D Capitals band and the singing of Charles Buttigieg on Thursday 18th August.  On Sunday 21st August, Ghajnsielemfest catered to a local talent show.  Various ...

    Posted at September 6, 2016
  • The Embellishment of Pjazza tad-Dehra inaugurated

    The newly newly embellished Apparition Square has been inaugurated during a ceremony held last Sunday evening. The embellishment works carried out by the Ghajnsielem Local Council at the better known as the Pjazza tad-Dehra, consisted of changing the new fountain base from limestone to hard stone, replacement of the ...

    Posted at May 31, 2016