• Speedy pigs, rare baby baboon make their mark

    Speedy pigs, rare baby baboon make their mark

    This little piggie went to Devon, England to join other piggies in a political race to the finish. They call him David Hameron... and he went snout-to-snout with four other micropigs, representing the political parties seeking election on May...

  • Wind in their Sails

    Wind in their Sails

    Joseph Muscat, Paul Tickle, Niki Travers Tauss, Adele Muscat and Christian Mangion at the presentation of awards to winners of Wind in their Sails, a photographic exhibition capturing the beauty of the RC44 Valletta Cup, organised by Yachting...

  • Festa Frawli

    Festa Frawli

    Alec Cassar Zammit, Avril Cassar Zammit and Leah Gauci were delighted to take a selfie with President Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca at Festa Frawli last Sunday.

  • St Publius feast reception

    St Publius feast reception

    President Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca and her husband Edgar with Vilhena Band Club president Christopher Vella and his daughter Keona Marie, Archbishop Charles Scicluna and Floriana archpriest Richard Borg at a reception to celebrate the feast...

  • Burlesque Circus

    Burlesque Circus

    Lisa Brincat, Maria Ferrando, Danilo Montforte, Matthew Mullan, Audrey Mullan, Alexander Lewis and Daron Galea at a Hilton Malta party for staff members celebrating 15 years of service. The evening, themed Burlesque Circus, featured corsets and...

  • Chinese garden refurbished

    Chinese garden refurbished

    The Mediterranean Regional Centre for Traditional Chinese Medicine in Paola celebrated its 21st anniversary with the inauguration of the centre’s Chinese-style garden project. Zhu Bulou, a visiting Chinese delegate and deputy secretary general of...

  • Surprise stay for ruby wedding anniversary couple

    Surprise stay for ruby wedding anniversary couple

    Pat and Dave Nichols from Dorset, England were overjoyed to win a three-night stay at the Hotel Phoenicia through Candis, one of Britain’s top-selling women’s magazines. The couple celebrated their ruby wedding anniversary during a holiday in...

  • Restored chapel

    Restored chapel

    The Chapel of St Mary Magdalene at Dingli Cliffs will be inaugurated today after it was restored following a lightning strike that caused damage. Mass will be said at 9.30am outside the chapel, after which the public will be able to pay it a...

  • St Martin’s College 6th formers at Euroscola

    St Martin’s College 6th formers at Euroscola

    Twenty-four students from St Martin’s College sixth form took part in a Euroscola event in Strasbourg. Such events enable students to learn about the EU and European integration. While sitting in the seats of members of the European Parliament in...

  • Trekking trip along Baħrija

    Trekking trip along Baħrija

    Bank of Valletta employees, accompanied by family and friends, went on a trekking trip across Baħrija’s wild coast, organised by the bank’s sports and social club committee. The event was led by Jonathan Henwood, author of the Great Walks Malta...

  • Student talent show raises money for school library

    Students at Our Lady Immaculate School, Ħamrun, displayed their dancing, singing and musical talents, with performances on harp, flute, violin, clarinet and piano, at the fourth edition of the school’s talent show. The show was held in the school...

  • Dog walk in aid of sanctuary at Tas-Silġ

    A dog walk in aid of The Island Sanctuary, Tas-Silġ, Marsaxlokk, is being held next Sunday in the beautiful surroundings of the sanctuary. Those who do not own a dog can walk a dog from the sanctuary. Since the number of dogs one can take out from...

  • Victoria pupils visit museum

    Victoria pupils visit museum

    Pupils from Gozo College Victoria primary were given a guided tour of Il-Ħaġar museum, Victoria, held to mark Museum Day. They later drew their impressions of the exhibits.

  • Stella Maris College scout camp hosts Cumbrians

    Stella Maris College scout camp hosts Cumbrians

    Members of the UK’s 1st Keswick Scout Group joined the Easter camp of the Stella Maris College Scout Group. The camp, attended by 100 cubs, scouts, ventures, leaders and helpers, was held at a privately-owned site and included around 20 large...

  • St Aloysius reunion

    St Aloysius reunion

    Forty-two former sixth form students from 1973-1977 reunited at St Aloysius’ College to celebrate Mass and revive friendships over the last 40 years. A brilliant time was had by all. Memories were jogged by tags with photos from teenage years.

  • Holy Name Society congress

    Holy Name Society congress

    The Holy Name Society held its 52th diocesan congress at Għasri parish church last Sunday. Gozo Bishop Mario Grech celebrated Mass and addressed the congress delegates together with Gozo chaplain Mgr Eucaristico Sultana. The Lauda Sion choir also...

  • Rome meeting for partners in over-55 employees EU project

    Ramon Mangion and Albert Agius, two officers from the curriculum development and quality assurance departments respectively at the Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology (Mcast) attended a meeting in Rome of partners participating in...

  • Breast Cancer charity walk

    The Gollcher Group is organising a walk in aid of Europa Donna, an independent non-profit organisation that works to raise awareness of breast cancer and to mobilise the support of European women in pressing for improved breast cancer education,...

  • St George’s Day exhibition

    St George’s Day exhibition

    An exhibition entitled Beatus Georgius featuring statuettes and other objects connected with the cult of St George was set up by a group of youths from La Stella Band at Leħen il-Belt Victoria community radio studios to mark the liturgical feast...

  • CHOGM, Malta and youths

    CHOGM, Malta and youths

    In what ways can Malta benefit from CHOGM? The Commonwealth Heads Of Government Meeting (CHOGM) is a meeting where nations from different parts of the world come together based on their shared history and identity to discuss matters and draw up...