Missing Royal Navy submarine found sunk off Malta

A submarine that has been missing for almost 80 years has been found – at the bottom of the sea off Malta. HMS Urge left Valletta’s Grand Harbour for the north coast of Egypt on 27 April 1942 and was never seen again. The disappearance of the sub has remained a mystery ever since, despite […]

Stunning images show Malta mark Coronation Day 80 years ago

These stunning images show Malta celebrating a very special event 80 years ago. The streets of Valletta were decorated with hundreds of banners and flags in May 1937 for the Coronation of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, the current Queen’s parents. A programme of royal events lasted nearly the entire month to commemorate the historic […]