Clint Camilleri ‘honoured’ to be new Minister for Gozo

Clint Camilleri has been named as the new Minister for Gozo. The 29-year-old MP replaces Justyne Caruana who was forced to resign on Sunday night. She stepped down following newspaper claims about her husband’s friendship with the alleged mastermind behind the murder of Daphne Caruana Galizia. Mr Camilleri said he was ‘honoured’ to serve as […]

Justyne Caruana steps down as Minister for Gozo

Justyne Caruana has been forced to step down as Minister for Gozo. She handed in her resignation after newspaper claims about her husband’s friendship with the alleged mastermind behind the murder of Daphne Caruana Galizia. The Times of Malta reported that Dr Caruana was asked to resign by Prime Minister Robert Abela on Sunday. She […]

Hilarious New Year photos as Gozo welcomes 2020

Gozo has welcomed 2020 with a spectacular street party and fireworks display. A huge crowd gathered in Independence Square in Victoria for the free event, where Auld Lang Syne rang out at midnight. The New Year’s Eve party, organised by the Ministry of Gozo, included a night of music, dancing and fireworks. Fantastic street performers […]

Menqa the turtle returns home to the sea off Gozo

A distressed turtle that was rescued off the coast of Gozo six months ago has been returned safe and well to the sea. Menqa was treated by vets from Nature Trust Malta after being discovered in trouble by divers. She could barely breathe and had several strands of fishing net and rope stuck in her […]

It’s back! Is this the tallest Christmas tree in Malta?

The biggest Christmas tree in the Maltese Islands is back – and looks absolutely amazing! The festive lights on a steep hill near Kercem are so bright you can even see them from the window seat of a plane. At a staggering 180 metres, the Christmas tree is made up of around 4,000 green, yellow […]

Liam, 8, swims from Comino to Gozo for a great cause

A brave schoolboy has become the youngest person to swim from Comino to Gozo. Liam Daly, 8, began the epic challenge on Friday morning and finished in less than an hour despite strong currents between the two islands. He completed the two kilometre distance between Comino and Hondoq Bay in Qala in just 51 minutes. […]

WATCH: Gozo kite festival attracts international attention

Gozo’s international kite festival has been hailed as a ‘huge success’. Hundreds of brightly coloured kites fluttered in the breeze over the Gozo countryside at the weekend as the island held its second International Kite and Wind Festival. Gozo minister Justyne Caruana took to social media to praise all those who took part. She wrote […]

Work finally begins on Gozo road after 13-month delay

Work has finally started to rebuild a main road in Gozo following a 13 month delay. Construction workers have begun digging up the surface of Mgarr Road in Nadur. It was closed in September last year, forcing fed up drivers heading from Nadur to the Gozo ferry to divert via Qala. Gozo minister Justyne Caruana promised […]

Work begins to rebuild Gozo’s ‘most dangerous road’

Work has started to rebuild what has been described as Gozo’s ‘most dangerous road’. A huge trench around two metres deep has been dug as engineers begin to repair the main road between Nadur and Ramla Bay. The work is being carried out urgently after a number of ‘worrying’ sinkholes appeared in the road surface. […]