British father praises ‘outstanding’ Gozo hospital staff

The father of a British teenager injured after jumping off a cliff in Gozo has praised Malta’s national health service as ‘outstanding’. Danny Barton said doctors and nurses at Gozo General Hospital picked up an infection in his son Wyatt’s lung within minutes – despite several trips to medical centres in Wales without a diagnosis. […]

The 10 prettiest squares in Gozo you just have to visit

Gozo has got to be one of the single prettiest islands in the Mediterranean. And there’s nothing nicer than mooching around Gozo’s village squares at the weekend. You’ll find some of the prettiest in Xaghra, Nadur, Zebbug and Gharb. Here are our picks of some of the most picturesque Gozo squares to explore this autumn.   1. Xewkija […]

Nurse speaks out after horror car crash in Gozo

An heroic off-duty nurse who rushed to the scene of a horror car crash in Gozo has urged drivers to slow down on the roads. Francesca Spiteri Mercieca from Nadur told how the accident happened on the outskirts of Xewkija during Saturday night’s thunderstorm. Writing on Facebook, she said: ‘I happened to be passing by and couldn’t let […]

Elderly woman dies after being hit by car in Gozo

A woman has died after she was hit by a car in Gozo. Police said the accident happened in Hamrija Street in Xewkija at 6.30am on Wednesday morning. The 78-year-old woman was hit by a car driven by a 25-year-old woman, also from Xewkija. She was rushed to Gozo General Hospital where she passed away […]