Malta gets its first ‘Seabin’ to suck up plastic waste

Malta’s first ‘Seabin’ has been installed to help keep the island’s harbours clean. The floating device is designed to suck up floating rubbish and debris, such as plastic bottles and cigarette butts, from the water. The first ‘Seabin’ has been submerged at the yacht marina in Pieta. The idea was developed in Australia with the […]

Pregnant mum loses baby in Naxxar horror crash

A pregnant woman has tragically lost her baby following a crash at one of Malta’s worst accident blackspots. The mum-to-be, 27, was among six people rushed to hospital after a car and a lorry collided on a notorious bend on Margaret Murray Street in Naxxar. Doctors at Mater Dei Hospital said she lost the baby she […]

Malta is officially more popular than ever this summer

Malta is more popular than ever this summer, according to new tourism figures. Malta’s airport has broken all records with passenger numbers soaring by 12 percent last month. The number of people flying to and from Malta in July stood at an astonishing 756,356 – the highest figure ever. Airport bosses expect to welcome around […]

12 pictures of Malta to instantly brighten your day

We love Malta at 89.7 Bay, and we’re betting you do too. With the latest tourism figures at a record high, it seems that the rest of the world is waking up to how much Malta has to offer. Whether it’s the bright lights of Valletta at night, the narrow lanes of Mdina or the […]