Ġieħ iż-Żejtun 2012

The award for Gieh iz-Zejtun was this year awarded to Mr. Lino Psaila, promoter of the Zejtun dialect and a well renowned kite-Master and a former European Kite Champion who distinguishes himself by flying numerous kites on any one string. The award was presented by Mayor Mr. Joe Attard during an event held annually to close the celebrations for ‘Jum iz-Zejtun' which is celebrated annually on the 19th of March.

The event was organized by Mr. Anthony Seychell who is a Councillor within the Zejtun Local Council responsible for the promotion of Culture and Tourism. For the event there were present various representatives from a number of social clubs from the locality, the Archpriest of the locality as well as various relatives of Mr. Psaila.

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