10 Gorgeous Photos Of St Paul’s Bay Over The Years

  Over the years, St Paul’s Bay was the go-to village for Summer getaways, and I am sure that if we had to ask around about their favourite summer memories, St Paul’s Bay would definitely feature. St Paul’s Bay is now one of the largest resorts on Malta’s north coast, but it knows its humble […]

Three injured as tour bus and taxi crash in St Paul’s Bay

Three people have been rushed to hospital after a collision between a taxi and a tourist bus in St Paul’s Bay. Malta Police told 89.7 Bay that the accident happened on the road between Xemxija and Ghajn Tuffieha near L-Imbordin at around 9.30am on Monday. A 62-year-old woman and a 70-year-old man from Mellieha were […]

Maltese beauty spot gets a big autumn clean up

Another Maltese beauty spot has been given a makeover just in time for autumn. Hhundreds of kilos of waste were collected in just a few hours during a clean-up event at Ghajn Rihana near Burmarrad. The valley and stream is situated between Mosta and Bidnija near the Victoria Lines and is a popular spot for […]

This Maltese motorist is having a worse day than you

A driver is lucky not to have caused an explosion after driving away from a petrol station in Malta with the nozzle still in his fuel tank. The motorist, who has not been named, had forgotten to remove the hose before driving off, knocking over the fuel dispenser. Shocking footage of the acccident in St […]

Has Malta become too crowded? Have your say!

You’re not imagining it – Malta really is busier and more crowded than ever. The population has soared to a record high in the past decade, according to new figures published by the National Statistics Office. They show St Paul’s Bay is officially the largest town in the Maltese Islands with a population of almost […]

Summer Carnival hits Malta’s streets this weekend

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Summer Carnival, which was cancelled last week following a man’s death as he worked on a float, is to be held this weekend. Jean Paul Bonett was electrocuted on Thursday – a day before the carnival was due to kick off. The Ministry of Culture initially cancelled the event, out of respect for the 45-year-old […]

Thursdays are the worst for road accidents in Malta

Thursdays are the worst for road accidents in Malta, according to new research. The number of car crashes is the higher on a Thursday than any other day. The data emerged from road accident figures published by the National Statistics Office in Valletta on Tuesday. Six people lost their lives on Malta’s roads between April […]

Police treat attack in Bugibba as attempted murder

Malta Police have launched a massive manhunt after an horrific stabbing in Bugibba. They said they are treating the attack as attempted murder. They are looking for a Serbian man in connection with the case. The victim, a 58-year-old man from Macedonia, is said to be fighting for his life in hospital. He was rushed […]

10 vintage postcards reveal how much Malta has changed

These stunning vintage postcards highlight just how much Malta has changed over the years. The beautiful collection documents the history of Malta through the decades. The assortment belongs to Tony Pace, 45, of Marsalforn, who recently began collecting the picture postcards. Ranging from the 1900s to the 1980s, the postcards capture Malta’s past in dazzling technicolour. […]

New poll shows massive support for Malta-Gozo tunnel

Growing numbers of people are in favour of a Malta-Gozo tunnel, with new polling revealing that around 60 percent support the proposed link. The survey found that 63 percent of those questioned by Malta Today agree with the construction of a tunnel, with opposition running at 24 percent. Support for a tunnel is even stronger in Gozo, where 66 […]

Search for missing Maltese diver is a false alarm

The search for a diver off the Maltese coast has been cancelled after it turned out to be a false alarm. The Armed Forces of Malta and Malta Police launched a major search and rescue operation off Qawra Point after being told that a man was missing in the sea. It was then established that […]

Friends collect 25 bags of litter from just one Malta road

If the main road between St Paul’s Bay and Mellieha looks noticeably cleaner today, it’s thanks to a group of friends from France. The six women have told how they were shocked after seeing the huge amount of litter by the side of the road on Selmun Hill. They decided to do something about it […]

Malta bus driver hailed a hero after dramatic fire

A Malta bus driver has been called a ‘hero’ after ushering passengers off his bus before it burst into flames. Eyewitnesses, including a number of tourists who were on the bus, praised his ‘quick-thinking’ as he calmly made sure everyone got off safely. Transport Malta also thanked the driver for his bravery. A spokesman told 89.7 […]

It’s official: Malta’s largest town is revealed

St Paul’s Bay is officially the biggest town in Malta. The popular seaside resort, which includes Bugibba, Qawra, Xemxija, Burmarrad and Wardija, has seen its population soar in recent years to 23, 112. St Paul’s Bay has overtaken Birkirkara as the largest town in Malta, according to official figures from the National Statistics Office. Birkirkara […]

St Paul’s Bay finally gets a new mayor

St Paul’s Bay has finally appointed a new mayor. Councillor Anne Fenech has been appointed to the top job, ending months of deadlock at the town’s local council. Councillor Daniel Grima was appointed as deputy mayor. Mrs Fenech replaces former mayor Graziella Galea, who resigned in January. St Paul’s Bay Local Council is responsible for […]

Malta Police make seven arrests after drugs raid

Malta Police have made seven arrests following a drugs raid in Bugibba. A large bag of what was suspected to be cocaine was allegedly discovered in a flat off Tourists Street. Police said that the raid in Mazzola Street uncovered 20g of white powder as well as well as possible traces of heroin and the […]