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Announcements shifted to new Community section

Announcements shifted to new Community section

The daily announcements, detailing sections like births, obituaries and 'in memoriam' have been transferred to the new Community section. Just go to the section on the right side of your desktop screen and scroll until you see the 'Announcements' page or click here.

  • Dark stories on Valletta

    Dark stories on Valletta

    Flimkien għal Ambjent Aħjar is today organising a walk through the streets of Valletta – which have a lot of stories to tell, not all of which are enchanting, nostalgic or pleasant.  While walking through some of these streets and lesser-known...

  • Art workshop at Blitz

    Art workshop at Blitz

    Laetitia Badaut Haussmann is the next Blitz artist in residence whose work will be co-created during a five-day workshop with local participants, on till Sunday, and then on exhibition for two days on November 2 and 3. The artist was born in Paris...

  • Halloween weekend

    Halloween weekend

    Saturday and Sunday will see the Valletta Waterfront all decked out for Halloween. Children and adults will be able to enjoy spooky Halloween fun, including trick-or-treating and roaming animation. All activities are free of charge and...

  • The Dire Straits Experience

    The Dire Straits Experience

    It has been more than 35 years since the opening line of Sultans of Swing was first heard around the world. Since then, guitar player and songwriter Mark Knopfler became a legend as much as Dire Straits and their music. Years after the band...

  • Home & Interiors Exhibition

    Home & Interiors Exhibition

    The Malta Fairs and Convention Centre (MFCC) will be holding its Home and Interiors Exhibition from today to Sunday at Ta’ Qali. The event is a vehicle for local businesses to promote home décor and furnishings usually associated with the winter...

  • Series of public lectures

    The Sacra Militia Foundation, a voluntary organisation which studies the military, naval and other aspects of the Order of St John, is organising a series of public lectures. The first talk will take place today at Casa Lanfreducci, the...

  • French Film Days start today

    French Film Days start today

    The Alliance Française de Malte Méditerranée is organising French Film Days between this month and May 2018 with the support of  Spazju Kreattiv, the French Embassy in Malta and the Institut Français. The first film – 9 Mois Ferme (9 Month...

  • All Hallows’ Eve event at St Paul’s Catacombs 

    All Hallows’ Eve event at St Paul’s Catacombs 

    Ever wondered how one of the eeriest sites looks like on the eeriest night of the year? At All Hallows’ Eve, an event being organised by Heritage Malta on Saturday, participants will hear stories and learn about traditions associated with St...

  • Donizetti’s opera Lucia di Lamermoor at Astra Theatre

    Lucia di Lamermoor by Donizetti will be returning to the Astra Theatre in Victoria tomorrow, Friday and Saturday at 7.30pm. One of the flagships of the bel canto golden age, Lucia has enthralled audiences since its premiere at Naples’ Teatro San...

  • Lecture on court dress

    A lecture on ‘Consular uniforms of the Gollcher family’ will be delivered today at 6.30pm at the Palazzo Falson Historic House Museum in Mdina. Christopher Grech will give a brief introduction to the history of court dress. This will be followed...

  • Discussion group to meet artist

    Discussion group to meet artist

    Andrew Borg, a draughtsman and painter in oil and watercolour, will feature at the first Art Discussion Group meeting being held today. Borg, who loves academic drawing and design, will be giving a PowerPoint presentation of a collection of his...

  • Annual public lecture

    Annual public lecture

    As part of Archives Awareness Week, an annual public lecture on ‘Collecting literary archives and other private papers in Commonwealth countries’ will be given by David Sutton in Rabat tomorrow. Sutton has been director of research projects at...

  • Joseph Calleja fundraising concert

    Joseph Calleja fundraising concert

    The fifth edition of the BOV Joseph Calleja Fundraising Concert is being held on Friday at the Palace state rooms in Valletta. Following the concert, patrons will be invited to attend a reception at the Casino Maltese. The annual fundraiser will...

  • Marian arias for concert

    Marian arias for concert

    Soprano Marita Bezzina will be performing a lunchtime concert entitled The Ave Marias today in Valletta. She will be accompanied by pianist Ramona Zammit Formosa. The programme will include a selection of arias with a Marian theme. The selection...

  • Margarethe von Trotta film trilogy and lecture

    Margarethe von Trotta film trilogy and lecture

    St James Cavalier is screening three films by leading German film director Margarethe von Trotta between today and Wed­nesday and is hosting a lecture by the director herself tomorrow. Von Trotta, 75, has been called “the world’s leading feminist...

  • Congolese photography exhibition

    Congolese photography exhibition

    The work of six Congolese photographers is being exhibited at the Malta Postal Museum and Arts Hub, Valletta, until November 13, in the run-up to and during the Rima Film Festival. The festival, a showcase of films on the diverse and subjective...

  • Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland performed by the Royal Ballet

    Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland performed by the Royal Ballet

    The Royal Ballet’s production of Christopher Wheeldon’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, an adaptation of Lewis Caroll’s story, will be screened at the Eden Cinemas today at 8.15pm. A feast for the senses, Wheeldon’s ballet brings the famous...

  • Poliform Malta flagship store launched

    Poliform Malta flagship store launched

    Part of the Onepercent family, the Poliform Malta monobrand store has been renovated and relaunched to create a contemporary living space designed by Poliform architects. On the ground floor of the Onepercent showroom in Msida, Poliform has...

  • Birdlife Malta visits Sicily

    Birdlife Malta visits Sicily

    A group of 24 members from Birdlife Malta enjoyed a four-day trip to the nature reserve and surrounding area of the Nebrodi Mountains to explore Sicily’s diverse wildlife. The group visited the Alcantara Gorge, located on the north slopes of Mount...

  • Maltese heritage expert guides Prince Albert

    Maltese heritage expert guides Prince Albert

    World heritage expert Ray Bondin accompanied Prince Albert of Monaco during a visit to Modica and Mazzarino during a recent visit to Sicily. Dr Bondin presented Prince Albert with a document regarding four Knights from the Grimaldi family buried...