Police treat attack in Bugibba as attempted murder

Malta Police have launched a massive manhunt after an horrific stabbing in Bugibba. They said they are treating the attack as attempted murder. They are looking for a Serbian man in connection with the case. The victim, a 58-year-old man from Macedonia, is said to be fighting for his life in hospital. He was rushed […]

Double rainbows add a splash of colour to Malta’s skies

The skies above Malta and Gozo were a glorious riot of colour on Tuesday. Loads of you were quick to share snaps of the vibrant double rainbows which appeared above the Maltese Islands. There may be no such thing as a pot of gold, but it was a great way start to the day for […]

Woman speaks out after ‘brutal’ attack in Qawra

A mother-of-two has spoken out after a ‘brutal’ attack at her beauty salon in Malta. Anastasiya Rallo, 35, shared a shocking picture of her injuries on social media after she was assaulted on Wednesday morning at her shop in Qawra. She was treated at Mater Dei Hospital for a serious wound on her forehead as […]

How well do you know Malta from the air?

Malta’s beauty has been captured in a new series of stunning aerial photographs. The images are the perfect way to see Malta’s landmarks from a unique perspective. The pictures looking down on Malta were snapped by photographer Harri Itkonen. He told 89.7 Bay: ‘These are not drone photographs. ‘I actually took these with my trusty […]

Malta-based rescue diver honoured by King of Thailand

A Malta-based diver has received Thailand’s highest honour for helping to rescue 12 boys from a flooded cave. Mikko Paasi, who runs the Koh Tao Divers Malta dive centre in Bugibba, received the extraordinary bravery award from the Asian country’s King. He said: ‘I am very humble and thankful to receive such an honour from the King […]

Extra buses start running on Malta’s busiest routes

Extra buses have started running on Malta’s busiest routes this summer. Malta Public Transport has told 89.7 Bay it has increased the number of buses on the most popular routes. Buses will run every 20 minutes instead of every 30 minutes between 9am and 12pm and between 4.30pm and 7.30pm daily on routes 41 and […]

Malta Police make seven arrests after drugs raid

Malta Police have made seven arrests following a drugs raid in Bugibba. A large bag of what was suspected to be cocaine was allegedly discovered in a flat off Tourists Street. Police said that the raid in Mazzola Street uncovered 20g of white powder as well as well as possible traces of heroin and the […]

Downpour in Bugibba as the rest of Malta laps up the sun

It’s been one of the hottest summers in Malta for years – but St Paul’s Bay got a real soaking on Tuesday afternoon. Heavy showers hit Xemxija, Bugibba and Qawra – while the rest of the Maltese Islands continued to lap up the summer sunshine. Forecasters warned a similar brief spell of wet weather could […]