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Earth tremour during the night

A change of word maybe is in order? In the last article I wrote the title as “earthquake”  … maybe I should have instead written  the word “earth tremour” as earthquake carries with it a far more dramatic value.    Last night a  small earth tremour was felt in this area. The epicentre was further up the valley […]

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Bills Sheets – exhibition of paintings and drawings

One of the Barga Artists has an exhibition of paintings and drawings from Barga and California coming up shortly in San Francisco, USA. If you are nearby why not drop in to the gallery … (and please take some images so that we can all share in this exhibition.) Bills Sheets – exhibition of paintings […]

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6th March

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Funeral of Liliana Continuati

Sad news in Barga this week with the death of Liliana Continuati in Sacco who died after a long illness aged 75 years. She leaves behind her a son and husband Sacco. Sacco is well know in Barga and on these pages. He has had his own site here for many years documenting the many […]

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5th March

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4th March

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The Barga Genealogy Research Group

Finding one’s roots and one’s family history can be a fascinating hobby. More and more people have become interested in tracing back their ancestry from generation to generation. Finding one’s roots and one’s family history can be a fascinating hobby. More and more people have become interested in tracing back their ancestry from generation to […]

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3rd March

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Ugo Bongianni at Barga Jazz Club

Ugo Bongianni at Barga Jazz Club this evening. Ugo was the keyboard player last year on the Mina Album – Bula Bula ” In questo album ci sono molte “forze nuove” anche fra i musicisti : Ugo Bongianni, pianista e arrangiatore ventenne, che ha programmato e suonato le tastiere”

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2nd March

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Pentolaccia con le caramelle

There was such a large response to yesterdays images and film about the 65th wedding anniversary of Maria and Benvenuto that we decided today to show you another glimpse of normal everyday life in Barga. This time a birthday celebration in Barga Vecchia.

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1st March

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