Malta cleans up after St Patrick’s Day street party

A massive clean-up operation has taken place following Malta’s biggest-ever St Patrick’s Day street party. Huge crowds decked in green, waving shamrocks and the Irish tricolour packed the seafront in St Julian’s. An estimated 30,000 people gathered around Spinola Bay to toast the patron saint of Ireland on Sunday. Officials said more than 15 tonnes […]

William and Kate honour New Zealand terror victims

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have led a minutes silence to pay respects to the New Zealand terror attack victims. William and Kate were visiting 1st Battalion at their base in London to mark St Patrick’s Day. The parade began with the Last Post, before a minute of silence was observed by the Royals, […]

Beyoncé and Jay-Z to be honoured at GLAAD Awards

Beyoncé and Jay-Z are to be recognised for their achievements outside of music. The power couple will be honoured at this year’s GLAAD Awards for accelerating LGBTQ acceptance. GLAAD announced that the Carters will receive its Vanguard Award at its 30th annual awards ceremony on March 28 in California. The award – previously given to […]

12 stunning Malta gems you’ve probably never heard of

Malta has its fair share of huge tourist attractions and places to go. But if you dig a little deeper, the island also has some less well known attractions that are well worth a visit. Here’s our guide to going off the beaten track, thanks to one of Malta’s most talented landscape photographers James Scicluna. […]

Excellent Bottas gains victory in Australian season-opener

As the 2019 season finally began in earnest at the Australian Grand Prix, Mercedes’ Valtteri Bottas enjoyed a sensational start to his year with a dominant display in Melbourne, leading home team mate Lewis Hamilton for a Mercedes one-two ahead of the Red Bull of Max Verstappen. Bottas finished the race over 20 seconds clear […]

Record-breaking young pilot offered EasyJet job

A teenage girl believed to be Europe’s youngest female solo pilot is to be mentored by EasyJet. Ellie Carter made headlines in January when she flew a light aircraft alone just three days after her 16th birthday. She will be mentored by a female captain at EasyJet as part of the airline’s efforts to attract […]

89.7 Bay reveals date of Isle of MTV Malta 2019

89.7 Bay has revealed the date of this summer’s Isle of MTV Malta. The massive free music concert will take place on Tuesday 9 July. The spectacular show will be held at the Granaries in Floriana for the 13th year in a row. Previous performers include 89.7 Bay hitmakers such as Jason Derulo, Lady Gaga, Black Eyed Peas, […]

All you need to know about Shawn Mendes’ 2019 tour

Shawn Mendes is bringing his live tour to Europe next month and YOU can be there! The singing sensation, 20, has had a massively successful year that saw him release hits including In My Blood and Nervous – which amassed over 200 million views alone. The ‘In My Blood’ singer will kick off the European leg of […]