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NEWS: Supporting student projects

Wirt iż-Żejtun has always supported students in their assignments or projects if and when they decide to choose a subject which is related to our cultural or natural heritage. Ms Caterina Vella went even a step further. She decided to … Continue reading


PROJECTS: Restoration of St Gregory’s Painting

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The altar painting of St Gregory at the Old Parish Church of St Catherine (k/a San Girgor), had undergone a year’s long restoration project. The painting of Pope St Gregory the Great dateable to circa 1615 and is known to … Continue reading


ENVIRONMENT: Clean-up at San Klement

A group of volunteers, members of Wirt iż-Żejtun, have teamed up for a clean-up on the traffic island in front of St Clement’s Chapel in Wesgħet l-Għajn tal-Bhejjem. The landscaping in this traffic island is being taken care of by … Continue reading


PROJECTS: Restoration of St Gregory’s Historic Painting

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The painting of St Gregory the Great which has been decorating the altar dedicated to the same Saint and Pope the last four centuries, in the old parish church of St Catherine in Żejtun, is being restored by Wirt iż-Żejtun. … Continue reading


A time to remember with greenery!

COVID-19 has almost completely locked us all inside.  Our children are attending schooling from home and a good number of us are also working from home.  Contrary to our normal life, we have found ourselves with much more time on … Continue reading


PRESS RELEASE: Appreciation vs. Destruction

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Wirt iż-Żejtun accepts with satisfaction and thanks the Planning Authority, for selecting Żejtun for the organisation of eight informative historical and architectural walks in the coming months. As stated by the Authority itself, Żejtun was chosen for its architectural elegance … Continue reading