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The Dr. Ribeiro Goan School 2012 Toronto Reunion 12 – 15 September 2012

The Dr. Ribeiro Goan School web site has been updated.  You can find the latest 2012 Toronto Reunion information here: https://sites.google.com/site/reunion2012toronto/ Alternatively, attached is a pdf file containing the 2012 Reunion Information and a reservation form.  If you wish to … Continue reading

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GOA GOAN EXTRAVAGANZA – SATURDAY 07/01/2012

Question: Following the exuberance of the New Year festivities just the week before, what attracts a record number of people to eagerly attend yet another dance the following Saturday 7 January 2012?  Answer: The popularity of the GOA UK’s annual … Continue reading

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REPORT ON THE GLOBAL GOANS CONVENTION

After months of intense preparation, meetings, emails and phone calls flying back and forth, taking into account different time zones – and a lot of rain – the 2-day Global Goans Convention and Festival (22-24 July) finally dawned bright and … Continue reading

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GOA GOLF OPEN 2011 RESULTS

INTRODUCTION: Birds Hill GC was the venue for the 9 th GOA OPEN and the mad scramble was on for places in this ever increasingly popular event. No less than 60 players sent in applications almost certainly as word spreads … Continue reading

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The Goan Association (UK) Awarded Historic Grant

The Goan Association (UK) Awarded Historic Grant The Goan Association (UK) has been awarded a historic grant of £38,300 by The Heritage Lottery Fund. This is the first grant of its kind, supporting a study of the British-Goan community which … Continue reading

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DEATH IN SWINDON – FRIDAY 20/5/11

Wiltshire Gazette and Herald – The Goan community in Swindon has been shocked after a murder investigation was launched into the death of Raimundo (Raymond) Pereira on Friday night. One man, also believed to be part of Swindon’s Goan community, … Continue reading

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Goan Community Association (Ealing)

Jan 15-01-11   Konkani Mass      4:00 pm    Southall St Anselm’s Church Mar 19-03-11    Konkani Mass      4:00 pm    Southall St Anselm’s Church Apr 16-04-11    Konkani Mass   4:00pm   Southall St Anselm’s Church Apr 24-04-11     Easter Dance     7:00pm    Dominion Hall Southall ub2 4bq May … Continue reading

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Nina Pinto awarded “Bene Merenti” Papal Award

Nina Pinto who has for many years done so much to bring together the local Goan community, not only in the St Boniface Parish but also those living in and around South West London, has been awarded the “Bene Merenti” … Continue reading

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