Here’s how you can save a life in Malta

Pupils at some schools in Malta and Gozo have been learning how to perform CPR. The lessons were part of World Restart A Heart Day. They were shown how they might be able to save the life of someone who is having a cardiac arrest. The theme of the day was ‘everyone in the world […]

Car’s weight in rubbish collected from St Julian’s seabed

More than 60 volunteers have collected an impressive 1.5 tonnes of rubbish from the seabed off St Julian’s. The clean-up saw divers and snorkelers haul the weight of a car to the surface in just four hours. Organisers said the waste retrieved from St Julian’s Bay included: • Recyclable plastic: 72.6 kg • Plastic bottles: […]

‘Hero’ captain saves Gozo Channel passenger’s life

The captain of a Gozo Channel ferry has been hailed a hero after saving a passenger’s life. He rushed to give first aid to a driver who suddenly lost consciousness at the Cirkewwa ferry terminal. The 70-year-old man was then rushed to hospital suffering from a suspected heart attack. Police said the alarm was raised […]