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Barga bellringers on the Leaning Tower of Pisa

Barga bellringers on the Leaning Tower of Pisa

Today the 17th June is St. Ranieri, the patron saint of Pisa. For this occasion the Barga bell ringers were invited to ring the bells…

Flowers on the road for Corpus Domini procession

Flowers on the road for Corpus Domini procession

Every year, sixty days after Easter, the Church celebrates “Corpus Domini”: a religious solemnity in honour of the Eucharist (the ‘body’ – corpus – of…

2nd June – Festa della Repubblica

2nd June – Festa della Repubblica

Today is a national holiday in Italy – The Festa della Repubblica. A celebration of…

The 10 pm bells are once more ringing out

The 10 pm bells are once more ringing out

Last month we published an article (here) in which we quoted the fact that one…

Solidarity week – Settimana della Solidarietà – GVS

Solidarity week – Settimana della Solidarietà – GVS

It may seem like a contradiction in terms but the phrase “tradition we make ourselves”…

25th April celebrations in Barga

25th April celebrations in Barga

The celebrations for the 25th April took place not just in Barga but also included…

Easter celebrations start in Barga

Easter celebrations start in Barga

The sound of the ancient bells in the Duomo in Barga Vecchia rang out over…

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The Asilo Donnini closes for the last time

The Asilo Donnini closes for the last time

In May of last year we published the following article on barganews under the title : “Help – Asilo Donnini in difficulty” The Asilo Donnini was created and run by the…

La Locanda celebrates their first year

La Locanda celebrates their first year

One year ago today La Locanda opens its doors for the first time (article here) We published on the day in large letters the following text: ” It has kind of…

The trees and plants of Sensone – Sage (Salvia Officinalis)

The trees and plants of Sensone – Sage (Salvia Officinalis)

I think I have mentioned before that I am really interested in the healing properties of plants so today whilst I was talking to Diana about the abundance of sage…

Aristo’s Corner Festival 3^ serata

Aristo’s Corner Festival 3^ serata

Balzano è un cantautore e musicista italiano nato il 5 settembre 1978 e cresciuto a Firenze Le origini siciliane e il legame di sangue con Rosa Balistreri, lo portano ben…

The Saint Martins Singers in Barga

The Saint Martins Singers in Barga

The Saint Martins Singers — a choir from the South of England were in Barga Vecchia this afternoon for a series of short informal concerts. After a short performance inside…

“Love Project” al via dalla Garfagnana

“Love Project” al via dalla Garfagnana

Si chiama “Love Project” l’innovativo progetto artistico di Keane e Fabrizio Da Prato allestito nella chiesa di Isola Santa, a Careggine. Una mostra itinerante che nei mesi estivi si irradierà…

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The Aristodemos play the #loveproject

The Aristodemos play the #loveproject

Il 13 e 14 giugno 2015, Love Project sarà presentato a Isola Santa (Careggine, Lucca), un antico borgo lambito dal piccolo omonimo lago e incastonato…

Andrea Guzzoletti and the #loveproject

Saxophonia play 2° Aristo’s corner festival

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La gioia della Pasqua – Mons. Timothy Verdon

La gioia della Pasqua – Mons. Timothy Verdon

Triduo di preghiera e riflessione attraverso l’arte sacra proposto dalla Unita Pastorale di Barga, la Fondazione…

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Jeep travelling around the globe arrives in Barga

Jeep travelling around the globe arrives in Barga

On the 1st July 2007, a small jeep left Michigan USA and started a journey which…

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La Locanda di Mezzo: Gluten in Jail

La Locanda di Mezzo: Gluten in Jail

Marco Scaglione, the gluten free Chef was back in Barga this evening demonstrating his prowess with…

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Torna il corso dedicato agli orti scolastici

Torna il corso dedicato agli orti scolastici

Si svolgerà nei giorni 21 e 22 di marzo a Lucca la prossima edizione del corso…