Vandalism or accident? Wall collapses in Valletta gardens

Police have been asked to check CCTV footage after a 200-year-old staircase in Valletta’s Upper Barrakka Gardens was badly damaged. A number of stone balustrades leading down to the Saluting Battery, run by Fondazzjoni Wirt Artna were left smashed to pieces. The trust’s chairman Mario Farrugia branded it ‘senseless vandalism’. He blasted on Facebook: ‘A stretch […]

WATCH: Malta gives Royal Navy destroyer epic send off

The crew of the Royal Navy‘s latest state-of-the-art destroyer won’t forget Malta in a hurry. Sailors and officers on HMS Diamond were treated to an extra special farewell as they left the Grand Harbour. The ship was honoured with an impressive seven-gun salute from the Saluting Battery in Valletta. Saluting battery at Upper Barrakka and […]