How to see Malta’s Eurovision star Michela in concert

It’s the concert Malta has been waiting for! 89.7 Bay has revealed that Eurovision hopeful Michela will perform live in concert later this month – in both Malta and Gozo. The concerts – in Qawra and in Xlendi – have been billed by organisers as ‘two nights of jam-packed entertainment to make sure Michela has […]

Plan your Easter weekend in Malta around these events

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Need an event to distract you from the fact that it is completely unethical to open your Easter egg before midnight on Easter Sunday? Not to worry as we’ve got you covered with these three fun events to pencil into calendar! Easter at the Eden Cinemas Want an Easter weekend full of fun and film? […]

‘Historic moment’ as MPs approve Gozo tunnel plans

Plans for a tunnel connecting Malta and Gozo have taken a huge leap forward. MPs have voted unanimously to push ahead with the proposal, which Malta’s transport minister Ian Borg described as ‘historic’. He said Gozo residents would no longer have to depend on good weather to be able to get to work on time. […]

Hospice Malta to launch national fundraising campaign

Hospice Malta is launching a national fundraising campaign to build on its excellent work. The charity – which provides care to terminally ill patients in Malta and Gozo – will make an appeal to the public on the television programme Xarabank on Good Friday. Maria Gatt from Hospice Malta told 89.7 Bay: ‘We believe that […]

Liverpool release new 2019/20 home football kit

Liverpool have released their new home kit for the 2019/20 season with a classy nod to the club’s history. The New Balance kit has been modelled on the strip the Reds wore in the 1982-83 season and pays homage to legendary manager Bob Paisley. The red shirt comes with white pinstripes and is accompanied by […]

Thousands set to join Malta’s Good Friday charity walk

Thousands of people are expected to take part in Malta’s annual Good Friday charity walk. The event will take place on the night between Maundy Thursday and Good Friday from Mellieha to Floriana. Last year, over 10,000 people joined in and this year numbers are expected to grow further. The night walk was started by […]

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are now ‘legally single’

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are officially single, although more work is left before the terms of their divorce are finalised. Los Angeles Superior Court documents show that Judge John W Ouderkirk entered a judgment on Friday, saying the couple are no longer married. Her name was also changed to just Jolie rather than Jolie […]

Trainspotting 2 actor shot dead in street in Edinburgh

An actor who starred in Trainspotting 2 has died after being shot in the head. Bradley Welsh was gunned down in a street in Edinburgh’s affluent West End. The 42-year-old was a reformed football hooligan turned charity worker. Sources said the father had suffered ‘life-threatening’ wounds to the head, reported the Daily Record. The former […]

Spurs and Liverpool reach semi-finals after dramatic night

Tottenham and Liverpool booked their places in the Champions League semi-finals as Man City and Porto exit. Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino said: ‘It was unbelievable – the way it finished. I am so happy, so proud.’ ‘In a moment many things happened in your head, the disappointment was massive but they changed the decision.’ ‘That […]

Former President of Malta gets a new job in Brussels

Malta‘s former president has taken up a new job in Brussels. Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca has been elected president of Eurochild, a children’s rights network working in 34 countries. She said: ‘During my time both as Minister for the Family and as President of Malta, child participation was always at the centre of my endeavours. ‘I’d […]