Maltese modeller brilliantly recreates Valletta’s ‘lost gem’

With its stunning architecture, it was once of one of the most beautiful buildings in Malta. Things changed in 1942, when the majestic Theatre Royal in Valletta was devastated during a wartime air raid. But now one of Malta’s most talented model makers has recreated the iconic building’s glory days in miniature. Robert Zammit from […]

Calls grow for Malta’s Royal Opera House to be restored

Valletta’s lost treasure has been put firmly back in the spotlight thanks to 89.7 Bay. Hundreds of fans on Bay’s social media have joined calls for the Royal Opera House to be restored to its original Victorian glory. A post on the award-winning Bay Retro Facebook page, showing the majestic building in the 1930s, attracted nearly […]

Meet the man who created his own Mosta Dome

There’s no stopping Maltese pensioner Charlie Camilleri. At the age of 95, the retired carpenter now lives in Australia but his passion for Malta is still as strong as ever. So much so that since his retirement, Charlie has spent hundreds of hours creating stunning wooden models of some of Malta’s most famous landmarks, including […]