Malta’s iconic red phone boxes to be restored

They’re as British as the Spitfire and the old Routemaster bus. But now red telephone boxes have become such national treasures in Malta they’re to be restored to their former glory. Initially, 11 phone boxes in Valletta are being given a fresh lick of paint and some tender loving care to bring them back to full […]

Malta’s iconic Belvedere Tower to be restored

One of Malta’s most treasured Victorian monuments is to be restored to its former glory. The iconic Belvedere Tower in Lija will be given a facelift by specialist stonemasons and architectural experts. Planning officials said that a number of the tower’s columns had suffered from the effects of the weather over the decades. The lettering […]