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  • Pharmacies open today

    Chemimart, 20/21, Republic Street, Valletta (2124 6051);Lister Pharmacy, 678, St Joseph High Road, Ħamrun (2124 5627);Lantern Pharmacy, 46, Regional Road, Santa Venera (2144 4648);St Mark’s Pharmacy, P. Borg Olivier Street c/w Ġanni Vella Street,...

  • Announcements

    BUGEJA. On September 19, at Mater Dei Hospital, LOUIS of Rabat, aged 84, passed away peacefully, comforted by the rites of Holy Church. He leaves to mourn his loss his daughters Carmen and her husband Charlie Bartolo, Lily and her husband Anthony...

  • Philatelic exhibition in Żejtun

    Philatelic exhibition in Żejtun

    The Żejtun Philatelic Group is hosting the 15th edition of the annual philatelic exhibition entitled Il-Ġawhra Maltija: Mixja Tul Valletta from Thursday to Sunday at Sala Ġużeppina Curmi Hall, under Jesus of Nazareth Institute, Żejtun. The...

  • Photography competition

    Photography competition

    The Malta Photographic Society is organising its 52nd National Photographic Annual Competition and Exhibition. The competition features five sections which include colour and monochrome prints, digital images and a special themed section on...

  • A tale of immigration

    A tale of immigration

    Spazju Kreattiv is presenting a heartwarming tale of survival, travel and the displacement of families in the face of war in a performance titled A Place by the Sea. Following a creative research process in Malta, the performance combines...

  • Bohemian market

    The Bubble Festival, currently on at Għajn Tuffieħa, is hosting a Bohemian market. The Elysium Centre, which forms part of the Gaia Foundation premises, has been transformed into a hub full of colourful stalls selling a variety of handmade...

  • Announcements

    BONNICI. On September 18, HELENA COSTANTINA, née Tabone, aged 93, passed away peacefully at St Elizabeth Home, Nigret, Rabat. She is deeply missed by her daughters Christine, Monica and Edward Martin, and Patricia and George Pace Gouder, her...

  • Autumn equinox at Mnajdra Temples

    Autumn equinox at Mnajdra Temples

    Heritage Malta is organising two guided tours of the Mnajdra Temples early on Thursday and Friday to mark the autumn equinox. These will include a tour of the visitor centre and refreshments. The meeting place will be at the Ħagar Qim and Mnajdra...

  • Roman night

    Roman night

    The Magic Box series at the Italian Cultural Institute returns after the summer break with an event entitled La cucina romana (Roman cuisine). Sandro Pietrini and Francesca Caleffi, hosts of Salvino’s by La Pecora Nera, which specialises in food...

  • Interrupted communication

    Interrupted communication

    Martina Camilleri, a student of the Institute of Creative Arts at Mcast, has created an installation titled Transmission, Interrupted as part of the Science in the City festival. For this project, Camilleri was inspired by underwater animals whose...

  • Vocal, instrumental concert in Mqabba

    Vocal, instrumental concert in Mqabba

    The Our Lady of the Lily Musical Band Club of Mqabba is today staging a vocal and instrumental concert in Mqabba main square in the run-up to the weekend’s feast. The concert will also commemorate the 25th anniversary of the appointment of Andrew...

  • Announcements

    A service of thanksgiving for the life of Wg. Cdr. BRIAN ESSEX, MBE, AFC (Rtd.), will be held on Friday, October 13, at 10.30am at St Paul’s Pro-Cathedral, Valletta. All those wishing to attend will be very welcome. A collection will be taken for...

  • Malta’s most sustainable festival is back

    Malta’s most sustainable festival is back

    The Bubble Festival returns this week at the stunning headland between Golden Bay and Riviera. This year it will be themed the Festival of Light. Last year’s festival made headlines for ensuring not a single kilogram of litter went to landfill,...

  • The Magic Flute to launch live cinema culture season

    The Magic Flute to launch live cinema culture season

    Eden Cinemas’ Live Cinema Culture season kicks off on Wednesday with the Royal Opera’s  production of Mozart’s The Magic Flute. The opera is brought to life in David McVicar’s production with lavish sets by John Macfarlane. The story is well known.

  • History of art public lecture

    The University of Malta’s Department of History of Art is organising a public lecture entitled ‘Artistic Patronage as Self Representation in Counter Reformation Rome: The Boncompagni Corcos Family and their Chapels from Durante Alberti to...

  • Presentation of babies and children to Our Lady of the Lily

    On the occasion of the feast of Our Lady of the Lily, Fr Trevor Fairclough will today lead a ceremony during which babies and children will be presented to Our Lady of the Lily at Mqabba parish church. A souvenir will be given to all children...

  • Getting the chance to live the dream

    Getting the chance to live the dream

    A group of 21 Venture Scouts and an Adult Leaders from the 1st Cospicua Scout Group had a perfect opportunity to live Robert Baden Powell’s dream of an international brotherhood of young people living together in perfect harmony during a camp held...

  • Spot the bus and win with BOV

    Spot the bus and win with BOV

    This year’s BOV Club campaign has taken to the roads – literally. A public transport bus has been branded with imagery, adding some colour to Malta’s roads. The bus is linked to a competition which the bank is currently running on its BOV Club...

  • The President’s engagements

    9am The President meets Prof. Mark Vlasic, Senior Fellow and Ajunct Professor of Law at Georgetown University, in New York City. 10am The President meets Hani Mansourian, senior child protection specialist and coordinator of the Alliance for Child...

  • Announcements

    BARTOLO – CARMEN JOAN. Surrounded by her family, Carmen passed peacefully away on September 6 at Riverbend Place, Cambridge, Canada, at the age of 81. A resident of Cambridge and formerly of Oshawa. Beloved wife of 54 years to Joseph. Loving...