Happy anniversary dear nannu PAWLU and nanna VIOLET. Love and very best wishes from your beloved grandchildren Yana. Leah, Paul, Matthea and James. We love you very much.


GALEA. On April 22, JOE (Marvic), aged 56, passed peacefully away, comforted by the rites of Holy Church. He leaves to mourn his loss his wife Carmen née Gatt, his daughter Lara and her fiancé Colin, his son Justin, his mother Salvina, his brother Victor and his family, his wife`s brothers, sisters and their families, his aunts and uncles, nephews and nieces, other relatives and friends. - R.I.P.
The funeral took place yesterday.

ZARB. On April 24, VALENTINO, aged 91, of Balzan residing at Birkirkara, widower of Carmela née Grech, passed peacefully away comforted by the rites of the Holy Church. He leaves to mourn his loss his children Frank and his wife Mary, Agnes and her husband Maurice Borg, Mona and her husband Pacifico (Chico) Sammut and Lilian and her husband Lino Galea, his grandchildren Hubert, Ethan, Kenneth, Darren, Dunstan, Natasha, Rachel and Gerald and their spouses, his great-grandchildren, his sisters Annunziata of Australia, Maria of UK and Connie; other relatives and friends. - R.I.P.
The funeral leaves St Luke`s Hospital today at 3.30 p.m. for Balzan parish church where Mass praesente cadavere will be said at 4 p.m. followed by interment at the parish cemetery in Balzan. No flowers by request but donations to Dar tal-Providenza, Siggiewi, will be greatly appreciated.
May God grant him eternal rest.


The funeral of MICHAEL GELBHAUER who passed away on April 22 will take place at sea, leaving from AFM Base, Sa Maison, today at 2 p.m. Due to limited boat capacity, those wishing to attend may meet at the quayside for their farewells.

In Memoriam

BRINCAT-DEPASQUALE - MAURICE. Today the 36th anniversary of his demise. Always in our thoughts and prayers. His only sister Yvonne Schembri-Adami and family. Jesus, Mary, Joseph. Other prayers are solicited.

CAMENZULI - JOE D. Treasured memories of a dearest husband and father on the seventh anniversary of his demise. Always in our hearts, thoughts and prayers. His beloved wife Carmen née Grech Pillow, his son Aaron and his fiancée Claire, his daughter Yvette and her husband Louis Bezzina, and grand-daughters Louella and Fabienne. A prayer is solicited. Lord, grant him eternal rest.

COLEIRO. In everlasting memory of Chev. FRANCIS COLEIRO on the 34th anniversary of his death. Always in our thoughts and prayers. Maria, Franz and family.

GUSMAN. In ever loving memory of VINCENZO, today the 23rd anniversary of his death. Sadly missed and fondly remembered by his wife Doris, son, daughters and in-laws.

HERRERA. Precious and unfading memories of our beloved ALEX, today the 31st anniversary of his demise. So sadly missed by his mother and family.

MANFRE`. In ever loving memory of our dear mother ROSE who died 43 years ago today. Marion and Alex.

MOORE - SARAH. In ever loving memory, on the 37th anniversary of her demise. Fondly remembered by all her family and always in our prayers.

MUSCAT - LUCY. In loving memory of a dear mother, today the fourth anniversary of her death. Alfred and Joe.

PILLOW - EDGAR. Treasured memories of Guy, today being the 13th anniversary of his demise. Lord, grant him eternal rest. Sadly missed by his wife Tessie, Ruth and David and all the family.

VINCENTI. Remembering with love and gratitude my dear father GUSTAVO VINCENTI, A&CE who departed this life on April 25, 1974. Hilaire.

Revised Website

Hotel Santana in Qawra has just launched a revised website, designed for easy access to information about all facilities, services, special offers, location and questions visitors may have about the Hotel Santana.

The news section includes regular updates on special offers as well as food and beverage events, hotel news, Malta news and events, job opportunities and special links -

Competition Winner

Lorna Bonnici from Kirkop has won a Sony Handycam in the Pampers Baby Club Competition held in March and organised by MPS Ltd, marketing consultants for Pampers in Malta.

The competition involved writing a slogan for Pampers Nappies.

The Pampers Baby Club was set up by BIC Ltd, a member of the VJ Salomone Group of Companies, and distributors for Pampers Nappies in Malta.

Trading Licences

Applications for trading licences may be collected from any local council in Malta and Gozo, and can be submitted as from May 2.

The parliamentary secretariat in the Economic Services Ministry said the Maltese interpretation of a press release about the licences may have given the impression that May 2 was the deadline for applications, but actually that is the date as from when the Trading Licence Unit will accept applications.

Power Cuts

There will be power cuts for maintenance purposes today from 7.30 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Gzira in Parisio and il-Kurunell Savona streets, and in parts of ix-Xatt, Sir Frederick Ponsonby, il-Flotta, Sir Charles Cameron, Henry F. Bouverie, San Albert, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Gianni Bencini and Belveder streets; and from 8 a.m. to 2.30 p.m. in Attard in l-Istwiel, l-Andar, il-Frawli, il-Fies and id-Dorga streets.

Anglican Community in Gozo

Mass will be said by Fr John Wilson for members of the Anglican (C of E) community in Gozo in the Chapel of the Sacred Heart Seminary, Enrico Mizzi Street, Victoria on May 1 at 11 a.m. All are welcome.

Flights Winner

Joanne Zammit of Tarxien has won two return flights to any European destination in a competition organised by the Corinthia Gold Club, the customer loyalty scheme operated by Corinthia Hotels International. The competition was run in collaboration with Alitalia.

Voucher Winners

Lydia Blake, Diane Galea, Odette Chetcuti, Amanda Bugeja, Censina Ellul, Marica Murgo`, Paul Mangion, Stefan Bajada, Stefan Berry and John Cilia have won "Ready to go" top-up vouchers in a competition run by Go Mobile during the recent Amitex Fair.

Housing Allocations

The Housing Authority will publish the final results of allocations for the purchase of apartments, houses, cluster houses, maisonettes and garages issued under notice 66, at its office at Habitat Hall, Binja Filippo Sceberras, Sir Filippo Sceberras Square, Floriana, tomorrow between 8.30 a.m. and noon and 2 and 3.30 p.m.

The lists are valid for a period of three months from tomorrow.

Centre of Marian Spirituality

The Maltese Carmelite Province is inaugurating a Centre of Marian Spirituality at the order`s house in Lunzjata, Rabat, which will be used to host seminars and conferences. It will be inaugurated on May 31, and a weekend conference will then be held there presided by Fr Alex Vella.

Further information may be obtained from Bro Ivan Scicluna on tel. 21 344734.

Public Lecture

T.K. McClintock, the visiting American expert paper conservator from Boston, Massachusetts, is giving a public lecture entitled "The Conservation of 18th and 19th Century Historic Wallpapers and Murals on Paper" at the Malta Centre for Restoration at Bighi near Kalkara tomorrow at 6.30 p.m.

NCW Site

The National Council of Women of Malta has launched a brand new website giving information about its objectives, resolutions, and how to become a member. The website was designed by Alert Communications Ltd. -

Super 5 Lottery

First prize: Lm40,000 - no winners
Four numbers: 53 winners - Lm351.08
Three numbers: 1,784 winners - Lm12.17c
Next week`s prize: Lm60,000

Local Councils

Today`s meetings
4.00 p.m. Gudja.
6.30 p.m. St Julian`s.

Campus Discussions

Recently founded student organisation Move! is organising two discussions on campus, one on the theme of "Malta Environment and Planning Authority... Who benefits?" today at 1 p.m. and another on the theme of "Malta`s future... is EU the solution?" tomorrow at 1 p.m.

Anna Mallia will chair both discussions.

They will be held outside Students` House, weather permitting, or in the common room if not.

What`s On Today

6 p.m. at Victory Church, Victory Square, Valletta, lecture by Stephen Spiteri on "Valletta: Rediscovering its System of Fortifications" in the series by Din l-Art Helwa entitled "Discovering Valletta".
6 p.m. at the Italian Cultural Institute, lecture by Mario Buhagiar on "The treasures and reliquaries of the Knights Hospitaller in Malta".

8 a.m to 4.30 p.m. at the Museum of Archaeology, Valletta, exhibition by Julie Apap, Jeni Caruana, Ebba von Fersen Balzan and Caroline Hills.
8.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m. at the Museum of Fine Arts, South Street, Valletta, exhibition of reprints of masterpieces of Japanese `Ukiyo E` prints.
9.30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 4.30 to 8 p.m. at Cleland and Souchet, Portomaso, exhibition of oil paintings by Nickie Sultana.
At the Mediterranean Conference Centre, exhibition of ceramics by Paul Vella Chretien.
At the German-Maltese Circle, St Christopher Street, Valletta, exhibition of prints by photographer Martin Abela.

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