Three injured as tour bus and taxi crash in St Paul’s Bay

Three people have been rushed to hospital after a collision between a taxi and a tourist bus in St Paul’s Bay. Malta Police told 89.7 Bay that the accident happened on the road between Xemxija and Ghajn Tuffieha near L-Imbordin at around 9.30am on Monday. A 62-year-old woman and a 70-year-old man from Mellieha were […]

Michael Jackson posters removed from London’s buses

Advertisements proclaiming Michael Jackson’s innocence are to be removed from London’s buses. The decision comes after campaigners argued the message could discourage sexual assault victims from coming forward. The ads, which were financed by a crowdfunding campaign set up by Jackson’s nephew, Taj Jackson, feature the star’s face with the word ‘innocent’ over his mouth, […]

Malta Public Transport launches extra night buses

Now it’s even easier to party the night away and then get home safe and sound. Extra night bus services have been launched, with four new routes introduced from Malta’s main clubbing and nightlife mecca in St Julian’s. Malta Public Transport said a number of existing night routes were also revamped to serve more passengers. […]

Malta bus driver hailed a hero after dramatic fire

A Malta bus driver has been called a ‘hero’ after ushering passengers off his bus before it burst into flames. Eyewitnesses, including a number of tourists who were on the bus, praised his ‘quick-thinking’ as he calmly made sure everyone got off safely. Transport Malta also thanked the driver for his bravery. A spokesman told 89.7 […]

Survivor speaks for first time since Malta bus crash

A survivor of the Malta bus crash has managed to speak for the first time since he almost died two weeks ago. Simon Morrison was seriously injured after an open-top double-decker smashed into a tree during a sightseeing tour. Mr Morrison, from Aberdeenshire, was put in an induced coma at Mater Dei Hospital after the […]

Survivor tells of shock after Malta tour bus crash

A survivor of the Malta tour bus crash has told how passengers screamed in panic when it hit a tree. Michael Henderson, who is on holiday in Malta from Aberdeen, said it ‘all happened in a split second’. He has been left partially deaf by the accident and suffered cracked ribs and head injuries. His […]

Bus passenger seriously hurt in St Julian’s crash

An investigation has been launched after a woman was seriously hurt in a collision between a bus and a car in St Julian’s. The injured passenger, 58, was rushed to Mater Dei Hospital following the crash on Wednesday afternoon. Malta Police said she was found to be suffering from ‘grievous injuries’. Officers were called to […]