Confirmed: Malta is COLDER than the Scottish Highlands

Malta will be colder than the Scottish Highlands for the next few days, forecasters have warned. The central Mediterranean is in the grip of a cold spell with temperatures falling as low as 5°C in Malta on Wednesday night – compared to overnight lows of 10°C in the far north of Scotland. Weather experts said Valentine’s […]

Malta to Gozo tunnel ‘will be open by 2024’

You’ll be able to drive direct from St Paul’s Bay to Nadur within five years. Joseph Muscat has revealed that detailed plans for a tunnel under the sea connecting Malta and Gozo will be made public before the summer. The Prime Minister said a free bus service was also being planned to operate via the Gozo […]

89.7 Bay’s 28-hour charity radio marathon is on!

Two 89.7 Bay presenters are hosting a marathon 28-hour radio show to raise money for charity. The special show started at 6.30am this morning. Hosts Daniel and Ylenia from Bay Breakfast will be on-air non-stop until Saturday morning at 10am. The show features music, competitions, prizes, lots of special guests and interviews with personalities. It’s […]

Malta welcomes more tourists than ever in 2018

Malta has another reason to celebrate success today. We welcomed a record number of holidaymakers last year, according to impressive official tourism figures released on Tuesday. Nearly 2.6 million tourists visited the Maltese Islands in 2018 – that’s up more than 14 per cent over the previous 12 months. A spokesman for the National Statistics Office […]

Mourinho sacking costs Manchester United £19.6million

Sacking Jose Mourinho cost Manchester United £19.6million, the Premier League club have revealed in their latest financial results. That sum, which is listed under ‘exceptional items’ in the accounts, includes pay-outs for the five members of Mourinho’s staff who left with him on December 18. It is less than was reported in some quarters but […]