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Please welcome to the planet, baby Lucia

Please welcome to the planet, baby Lucia

congratulations Beatrice and Riccardo

Two years ago, barganews was  present at their society wedding (article and many images here) and what a wedding it was,  as the owner of the Hotel Villa Moorings, Beatrice Salvi finally said yes to Riccardo Viglione, son of the eminent Doctor and author, Prof. Arturo Viglione. Now please welcome to the planet, Lucia Viglione, born […]

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Beatrice and Riccardo marry in style

Beatrice and Riccardo marry in style

A society wedding in Barga this weekend as the owner of the Hotel Villa Moorings, Beatrice Salvi finally said yes to Riccardo Viglione, son of the eminent Doctor and author, Prof. Arturo Viglione*. The celebrations had already started the day before as Barga Vecchia filled up with Super Heroes (article here) but the following day […]

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Piper from Largs, Scotland playing at Villa Moorings

Piper from Largs, Scotland playing at Villa Moorings

The sound of  Scottish bagpipes could be heard this afternoon in Barga Giardino as Billy Paton,  a guest staying at the Hotel Villa Moorings  offered a short concert as a wedding present to Beatrice,  the owner of the hotel,  who will be getting married later on this month. The Piper who hails from Largs in […]

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Barga Jazz Festival 2012 – Villa moorings – Pizza Lab – The Franchi brothers

Barga Jazz Festival 2012  – Villa moorings – Pizza Lab – The Franchi brothers

One of the highlights at  this year’s Barga Jazz Festival 2012  was the continuing collaboration between the Hotel Villa Moorings  and the Sciacciaguai restaurant  who between them put on the special culinary event –  Jazz for Dinner. A perfect mix of  good food and quality live jazz music in the relaxing atmosphere of the liberty […]

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Benefit dinner in aid of Sara Morganti’s quest in the Paralympics

Benefit dinner in aid of Sara Morganti’s quest in the Paralympics

As tension mounts for the final results of Sara Morganti’s quest in the Paralympics in London,  the Pro Loco of Barga, the Association B.A.R.G.A. , the town hall and the Equal  Opportunities Committee are preparing an initiative with which the city can express its solidarity with the athlete. On Friday the 7th  September there will […]

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Michela Lombardi Quintet + Nico Gori and Trio Scafroglia

Michela Lombardi Quintet + Nico Gori and Trio Scafroglia

Italian Songbook ovvero il rapporto e gli scambi tra jazz e musica italiana. Questo il tema del Barga Jazz Festival 2011 che è stato declinato in modo diverso nel corso delle serate del festival. Già le serate passate sono state dedicate al tema di quest’anno ma anche alla storia dei 24 anni del Festival, con […]