Maltese student caught up in Barcelona terror attack

A Maltese student has spoken of her shock after being caught up in the Barcelona terror attack. Bernice Bonello, 18, admitted she ‘had a lucky escape’ after at least 13 people were killed and dozens injured when a van ploughed into pedestrians in a busy tourist street. The teenager from Fgura, who is in the […]

Record numbers visit Gozo for Santa Marija holiday

Gozo welcome a record number of visitors for the Santa Marija holiday. Gozo Minister Justyne Caruana made the announcement as she handed out prizes for the traditional greasy pole competition in Marsalforn. Gozo Channel passenger figures are not yet available, but last year more than 90,000 people and 20,000 cars travelled by ferry in the […]

Tritons return to City Gate fountain after facelift

Malta’s Tritons are back home. The three huge figures that form the Tritons fountain at City Gate in Valletta have been put back in their place after being cleaned and refurbished by experts in Italy. The bronze figures have been restored to their former glory as part of a €4 million facelift of the area. […]