WATCH: Worldwide party kicks off as 2019 arrives

People across the world are gearing up to see in the New Year as the final hours of 2018 pass by. New Zealand, 12 hours ahead of Malta, has already welcomed in 2019 with an impressive fireworks display in Auckland, before standout displays in Sydney, Hong Kong and Taipai. Valletta, Berlin, London, Rome and New […]

Jonas Blue tells 89.7 Bay he’s ‘thrilled’ to play in Gozo

Jonas Blue has told 89.7 Bay he can’t wait to perform in Gozo on New Year’s Eve. The Fast Car star, 29, is the headline act at a free concert in Victoria to welcome in 2019. Speaking to 89.7 Bay’s Jake Cuschieri, he said: ‘I’m absolutely thrilled to be the headlining New Year’s Eve in Gozo. ‘It’ll […]

Valletta to host huge New Year’s Eve party

Valletta is set to welcome 2019 in style with 89.7 Bay. The capital city’s New Year’s Eve celebrations will feature 89.7 Bay presenters Pierre Cordina and Owen Bonnici leading the official countdown to midnight and the start of 2019. Pierre said: ‘Get ready for great music, spectacular fireworks and the most thrilling night of your life. The […]

Family pay tribute to zoo worker killed by lion

A zoo employee has been killed by a lion after the animal escaped from its enclosure. The lion was shot dead following the attack. Alexandra Black, 22, of New Palestine, Indiana, was killed on Sunday after being attacked by the lion in an enclosure that was being cleaned at the Conservators Centre in North Carolina. […]