Joy for drivers as ‘Malta’s biggest bottleneck’ is solved

A road once dubbed ‘Malta’s biggest traffic bottleneck’ has been re-opened following a €4.4 million widening scheme. Work on the Tal Balal Road, which connects San Gwann and Naxxar, also included improved lighting, street furniture and new safety barriers. Thousands of motorists use the road every day, travelling from Burmarrad, Naxxar, Mosta, Iklin and Birkirkara […]

Maltese local council comes up with ‘purrfect’ idea

A Maltese council has been praised for coming up with a ‘purrfect’ way to help the island’s feral cats. San Gwann Local Council is one of the first in Malta to introduce outdoor cat shelters in its public gardens. The boxes allow stray kitties to keep cool, safe and dry by providing them with year-round […]