Social & Personal

  • Announcements

    BERNARD. Count PAUL EDGAR WILLIAM BERNARD, 5.5.1957-20.3.2015, passed away peacefully after a short illness, near Lisbon, Portugal, where he had lived and worked for many years as a translator, official guide, and European tour operator. He leaves...

  • Izola identity rebranded

    Izola identity rebranded

    Belgian Izola Bank held an event at Hilton Malta, Portomaso, to launch its rebranded identity and new banking products.

  • Children enjoy aquarium visit

    Children enjoy aquarium visit

    Children from St Teresa Home in Żurrieq, St Joseph Home in Żabbar and St Joseph Home in Santa Venera enjoyed an outing to the national aquarium in Qawra, hosted by Go employees. The event consisted of a guided tour followed by a snack and gifts.

  • A Stradivarius Among Us

  • Performing Arts Festival reception

    Performing Arts Festival reception

    The Manoel Theatre’s artistic director Kenneth Zammit Tabona, Bank of Valletta’s CEO Charles Borg, the Manoel Theatre’s chairman Michael Grech, member of the theatre’s management board Anita Aloisio and the bank’s CEO office head Kenneth Micallef...

  • Donation to Siġġiewi home

    Donation to Siġġiewi home

    The directors and staff of Laferla Insurance raised €5,000 for Dar tal-Providenza from a dress down day organised every first Friday of the month. Picture shows Dar tal-Providenza director Fr Martin Micallef being presented with the donation by...

  • New HQ for Dingli Girl Guides

    New HQ for Dingli Girl Guides

    ‘Believe and achieve’ is the name of the new Dingli Girl Guides’ headquarters. This year is extra special for the group as it is also celebrating its 15th anniversary. The premises were opened following Mass at Dingli parish church and a short...

  • Students attend Andalucian festival

    Students attend Andalucian festival

    The Flamenco Festival of Jerez has become an annual event for members and students of Alegria Academia de Baile Flamenco and Alegria Dance Company. The heart of this Andalucian city comes alive with international students who attend flamenco dance...

  • Club sponsorship

    Club sponsorship

    Marsascala Sports Club has organised a social event for members and friends at the Pitch Casual Diner, during which Nutrition Empire director Ramon Xuereb (seventh from right) presented a two-year sponsorship to Waterpolo Club president Aaron...

  • New Archbishop congratulated

    New Archbishop congratulated

    Dentist Herbert Messina Ferrante congratulating Mgr Charles Scicluna after being installed Archbishop at Mdina Cathedral.

  • Javier Zanetti at Brooks Brothers

    Javier Zanetti at Brooks Brothers

    Inter FC football fans can meet former team captain Javier Za­netti at Brooks Brothers in Re­public Street, Valletta tomorrow at 6pm. The event starts with a media conference, followed by a cheque presentation for Zanetti’s Pupi Foundation from...

  • Lions help St Angela School

    Lions help St Angela School

    Lion President Frank Farrugia presenting a donation for the purchase of schoolyard furniture to Sr Eugenia at St Angela School in Guardamangia in the presence of Lion Anthony Busuttil, club secretary. These funds were raised during the school’s...

  • Times of Malta Premium Content winner gets Valletta Cup VIP pass

    Times of Malta Premium Content winner gets Valletta Cup VIP pass

    Claire Cassar was the lucky Times of Malta Premium Content subscriber to win a five-day VIP pass to the RC 44 Valletta Cup. Ms Cassar participated in skippers’ briefings, joined crews and guests for Apres-Sail events and was hosted on board the...

  • Forthcoming social events for your diary

    • Spiridione and Noel Vella will be displaying statues depicting the passion of Christ at the Sacred Family Oratory, New Street, Siġġiewi (left hand side of St Nicholas church) until Good Friday. The exhibition will be open on weekdays and...

  • President’s engagements

    8.30am The President meets Education Minister Evarist Bartolo, together with representatives from local schools, at San Anton Palace, Attard. Noon The President presides over the supervision council of the Malta Community Chest Fund at San Anton...

  • Announcements

    CAMILLERI. On February 20, at Mater Dei Hospital, to Ingrid née Buhagiar and Daniel, God’s precious gift of a first-born son – ADAM GEORGE. Deo gratias et Mariæ. Special thanks to the staff of Obstetrics 1. PSAILA. On March 21, in Luxembourg, to...

  • Patrick Vella

    Arnold Sciberras, Jeffrey Sciberras and Alan Deidun write: We are still unable to believe our colleague and great friend Patrick Vella has passed away in the prime of his life due to such an unfortunate accident. People like Patrick will never be...

  • Scuba diving clubs support Caritas event to raise €2,000 for paralysed full-time diver

    Maltese scuba diving clubs Calypso, ATLAM, Amphibians and SWDC joined forces with Caritas to organise a fundraising activity for the family of a former full-time diver who found himself paralysed from his waist down due to a bend. During the...

  • Pharmacies open today

    Malta & Gozo: 9am – noon Regent Pharmacy, 70, Merchants Street, Valletta;Trinity Pharmacy, 32, Marsa Road, Marsa;Fatima Pharmacy, Flint Street, Santa Venera;Marrit Pharmacy, 1st May Street, Fleur-de-Lys;O’Hea Pharmacy, 128, Manoel Street,...

  • Announcements

    Tomorrow’s 10am Mass at the Holy Family parish, Iklin, will be offered for the repose of the soul of SERGIO GHIRLANDO. Tomorrow being the 28th anni­versary of the death of MARIKA NAUDI, née Hili, a Mass for the repose of her soul will be said...