These Bay Retro then-and-now images will amaze you

If you saw your street as it was 100 years ago, would you recognise it? History enthusiast Joe Scicluna from Qormi has combined Bay Retro photographs of some of Malta’s best-known locations as they were in the 1900s – and then compared them to how they look now. The results of his project are amazing. Some […]

13 Malta then and now images to make you weep

If you saw a photo of your street from 60 years ago, would you recognise it? There are areas of Malta which have changed beyond all recognition in recent years. This brand new collection of then-and-now images will either amaze you or leave you wanting to cry. They were compiled by history enthusiast Joe Scicluna […]

Maltese history comes to life at Valletta’s war bunker

A pivotal moment in Maltese history has been brought back to life this weekend. Valletta’s main military bunker is hosting special events to mark the 75th anniversary of Operation Pedestal, the Santa Marija convoy which saved Malta in August 1942. To mark the anniversary, the underground nerve centre is hosting a series of historical re-enactments, using […]