Urgent appeal to find missing 16-year-old from Hamrun

An appeal has been launched to find a 16-year-old Maltese boy missing for six days. Dante Buhagiar from Hamrun was last seen at his home at around 6pm on December 6. The teenager is known as ‘il-ħassu’ (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The Malta Police Force are now appealing for anyone with information about his […]

Things to do in Malta and Gozo this weekend

There’s lots going on in Malta this weekend. If you’re a chocolate lover, Hamrun plays host to the annual chocolate festival on Saturday night. Elsewhere, there’s a chance to get out into the Maltese countryside on Sunday with a guided nature walk at Selmun near Mellieha. Here’s our pick of what to get up to […]

Malta’s most delicious festival is happening this weekend

A festival dedicated to chocolate? Sign us up! If you’re a chocoholic, you need to visit Hamrun on Saturday 26 October. The town’s annual Malta Chocolate Festival is every chocolate lovers dream. Hamrun High Street will be lined with stalls from 6pm to 11pm, offering an amazing array of chocolate products make by some of […]

Malta’s Summer Carnival cancelled after tragic death

Malta’s Summer Carnival has been cancelled. Organisers announced the decision following the tragic death of a Carnival enthusiast from Hamrun. Jean-Paul Bonett, 45, was working on a float at the Tal-Buffalo & Co Carnival Company in Marsa when he was electrocuted and died. Police said the electric shock killed him instantly. Festivals Malta announced that […]

WATCH: Dramatic moment car overturns in Marsa

Dramatic footage has gone viral, showing the moment a car overturned in Marsa. No-one was hurt in the accident, which happened at around 8.45am on Thursday morning. The video showed a young driver emerging from the car unscathed. The Volkswagen slammed into a wall as it tried to overtake a number of cars heading up […]

Shock as shop owner is stabbed in Hamrun robbery

A shop owner has been rushed to hospital after being stabbed by a robber in Hamrun. Malta Police told 89.7 Bay they were called to a shop in Immaculate Conception Street in the town at around 3.15am on Wednesday morning. Officers think the robber broke in to the premises by smashing a window but then […]