13 epic colour pictures of Malta in the Swinging Sixties

Malta is an island that’s seen it all, from pageants, royal visits, festivals and much more – and the 1960s was a golden era. We’ve searched through our award-winning Bay Retro archive to find the best colour photos of Malta in the decade that brought us Independence, the Beatles dominated the charts and man landed […]

More than 2,000 trees planted in Malta’s school grounds

More than 2,000 trees have been planted in school playgrounds in the latest effort to make Malta greener. Hundreds of pupils and teachers from across the Maltese Islands got digging as part of a schools project organised by Nature Trust Malta. The Learning About Forests initiative has soared in popularity since it was launched with […]

Malta’s largest hospital installs free water ‘top-up taps’

Malta’s largest state-run hospital will become home to more than 100 free drinking water stations in a bid to reduce waste and cut down on plastic. Mater Dei Hospital said a network of 115 purpose-built ‘top-up taps’ will be installed in waiting rooms, corridors and wards over the next four months. The water fountains will […]