Plans for pier at Malta’s Blue Lagoon are scrapped

Controversial plans t0 build a pier next to Malta’s Blue Lagoon have been scrapped. The new yacht mooring platform was proposed outside the swimming zone between Comino and the Kemmunet islet. The Ministry of Gozo had wanted to build a 660sq.m pier and resurface 915sq.m of an existing road leading to it. However the Cultural […]

How to get rid of sunburn? Malta’s top tips and tricks

The recent heatwave has brought some of the hottest weather of the year in Malta and Gozo with plenty of us soaking up the sun. But it’s all too easy to get carried away and forget to top up your SPF. A short stint in the sun without proper protection can easily cause damage and pain. […]

Tragedy as elderly man drowns at Malta’s Pretty Bay

An elderly man who who lost his life while swimming at Birżebbuġa has been named as Ganni Zammit. The retired bus driver, 75, from Qormi was well-known in his home town. He died after he encountered difficulties while swimming with members of his family at Pretty Bay on Monday afternoon. He helped to shore by […]

Tuesday will be Malta’s warmest day of the year so far

Tuesday is set to be the warmest day of the year so far in Malta, the Met Office has confirmed. Temperatures are expected to hit at least 26°C, and could feel as warm as as 28°C, according to forecasters. And that’s just the start of the good news, with the next coming days expected to […]