UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson says he will continue to lead the nation from home after testing positive for COVID-19. “I’ve developed mild symptoms of the coronavirus, that’s a temperature and a persistent cough,” PM Johnson said in a video posted on his Twitter account. “On the advice of the chief medical officer, I have […]
5 New Cases of Coronavirus have been confirmed over the last 24 hours, as was just announced by Prof Charmaine Gauci, Superintendent of Public Health during today’s COVID-19 briefing. This brings the total to 139. Prof Gauci said that so far, over 4,600 swab tests have been carried out. USEFUL TELEPHONE NUMBERS […]
Wintertime officially ends on Sunday at 2am. This means that our clock will be going forward by one hour, and it also means that we lose an hour of sleep. On the plus side, we lose an hour of Self-Isolation – you know, every cloud!
Kids around Malta have been self-isolating themselves for the past two weeks now. Schools have been empty for around 15 days, and people from all over the island have been heavily advised not to leave their home unless they absolutely have to. For the past few weeks, and for as long as needs be, children […]
As part of the EU’s joint response to the COVID-19 outbreak, MEPs almost unanimously adopted three urgent proposals in an extraordinary plenary session, on Thursday. The urgent measures to help people and businesses tackle the crisis were voted on in plenary less than two weeks after the Commission tabled its proposals. Maltese MEPs […]
Spring might have started but in Mellieha yesterday it somehow began to look a lot like Christmas. This was following a couple of hailstorms which took place throughout the day yesterday. Our friends over at The Weather Page Malta gave us quite the treat yesterday as they uploaded photos of what Mellieha looked like, […]