Calls to cut speed limit after Mosta horror crash

There have been calls for the speed limit to be reduced at one of Malta’s most notorious accident blackspots. Concerned Facebook users took to social media to demand action after eight people were seriously injured in a crash involving three cars in Mosta. A five-year-old boy was among those hurt, however police described his injuries […]

Warning to expect delays on Malta’s ‘Frantic Friday’

Malta’s drivers have been warned to expect delays on ‘Frantic Friday’ when the last of the year’s commuter traffic will clash with the start of the Christmas holidays. Major traffic jams are expected in St Julian’s, Marsa, Hamrun, Qormi, Birkirkara and Sliema on December 22. Tens of thousands of people driving home from work will […]

Malta traffic expert calls for double-decker buses

Malta should introduce double-decker buses, according to a leading traffic management expert. Despite the bendy buses fiasco, urban planning consultant Bjorn Bonello called for double-deckers to takeover some of the busiest bus routes in Malta. He told The Malta Independent that double deckers could help to reduce traffic congestion as they are able to carry more […]