EVENTS: Nature and History Walk at Il-Park tal-Inwadar

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This morning Wirt iż-Żejtun held its annual Nature and History walk which today took us at Il-Park tal-Inwadar situated along the coast between Xgħajra and Marascala. The group of about fifty persons not only enjoyed the splendid spring weather of … Continue reading


NEWSLETTER: March 2019 issue

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Issue number 32 of our newsletter is being published, this time in a completely new, modern and fresh design. In this issue the editorial speaks about the important role played by local councils and encourages the residents not just to … Continue reading


EVENTS: Siggiewi residents touring iż-Żejtun

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A group of residents from Siggiewi today visited iż-Żejtun for a tour around the serpentine and narrow streets of ir-Raħal t’Isfel. The trail started from the main square where a brief account was given about the urban development of this … Continue reading


NEWS: 50 Years Ago

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It was on the 12th March 1969, that a very interesting discovery was made in the old parish church of St Catherine in Żejtun.  This discovery raised a lot of questions which have remained unanswered till today – 50 years … Continue reading


EVENTS: Cultural tour in Senglea

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Today Wirt iż-Żejtun in collaboration with the Senglea Historical Society (SHS) organised a cultural tour in Senglea, the tour was lead by Mr Joseph Abela, the President of the SHS. A group of over 50 persons attended this tour which … Continue reading

VIDEO: 100 Sena – L’ALPINO


EVENTS: Qrendi Cultural Tour

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On the occasion of the liturgical feast of St Catherine, members and friends of Wirt iż-Żejtun paid a visit to two churches dedicated to St Catherine, one at Mqabba and the other at Qrendi.  These visits were then followed by … Continue reading


EVENTS: Exhibition held by Wirt iż-Żejtun

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Wirt iż-Żejtun has again participated in the Żejt iż-Żejtun festival organised by the Żejtun Local Council on the 29th and 30th September. An exhibition was been set up at the Bank of Valletta branch at Żejtun.  Thetheme of this year’s … Continue reading



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Wirt iż-Żejtun is holding the exhibition 100 Sena L’ALPINO at the BOV branch in Żejtun.  This exhibition is being organised as part of the activities held during Żejt iż-Żejtun festival. The exhibition includes a number of documents and artefacts related … Continue reading

NEWSLETTER – September 2018

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NEWS: Symposium 2018 website

Wirt iż-Żejtun has just launched the Symposium 2018 website.  This website will feature information about this year’s symposium “The Maltese Village”.

Besides information about the speakers, the website includes the abstracts of the papers which will be presented and will include the programme.  Those interested in attending and getting a price reduction on the symposium publication can register on-line.  The symposium will be held at the Gran Salon, at the National Museum of Archaeology in Valletta.

The website also includes a blog which will feature information and photography on the Maltese Villages.  Register online to follow this blog and keep yourself updated about the symposium news.  The website can be accessed by clicking here.



NEWSLETTER – June 2015