Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud banned from driving

Chelsea star Olivier Giroud has been banned from driving after admitting his fourth offence in nine months. The French international, who helped lead the side to World Cup victory, has been banned for six months after admitting speeding in his Bentley. The striker, 32, was clocked at 60mph in a 50mph zone in north-west London […]

Police launch crackdown on bad driving in Gozo

Police have launched a crackdown on bad driving in Gozo. More than 100 cars were stopped and searched by traffic officers in Gozo on Wednesday as part of the festive road safety campaign. A Malta Police spokesman said: ‘Several motorists were stopped and fined for traffic offences, including driving without a seat belt, driving without […]

Eight hurt as car crashes on St Julian’s seafront

Eight tourists have been rushed to hospital after they were hit by a car when it mounted the pavement in St Julian’s. Malta Police told 89.7 Bay the horrific crash happened in George Borg Olivier Street at around 4.50am on Friday. The 20-year-old driver from Birkirkara skidded off the road and hit a group of […]

Malta Police quiz driver after cyclist dies in crash

Police have questioned a car driver over the death of a cyclist on Malta’s busiest road. Zoran Pavlovic, 53, died in hospital after he was hit by a Toyota Vitz on the Regional Road. Police told 89.7 Bay the car was being driven by a 35-year-old Libyan man who lives in Msida. The crash happened […]