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. […]

Huge boulders removed from Gozo swimming spot

A number of large boulders have been removed from one of Gozo’s most popular beaches. The huge stone slabs were pulled out of the water at Hondoq Bay, overlooking Comino, using a special crane. Qala’s mayor Paul Buttigieg said the work was carried out after concerns that divers could be seriously injured if they hit […]

Nurse speaks out after horror car crash in Gozo

An heroic off-duty nurse who rushed to the scene of a horror car crash in Gozo has urged drivers to slow down on the roads. Francesca Spiteri Mercieca from Nadur told how the accident happened on the outskirts of Xewkija during Saturday night’s thunderstorm. Writing on Facebook, she said: ‘I happened to be passing by and couldn’t let […]