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Valletta FC Champions 2016

For the 23rd time Valletta FC were crowned Champions 2016 and as every one knows, no one throws a street party as good as Valletta’s supporters! Malta’s capital city turns into a sea of red and white flags and quite a few ‘sailor’ costumes. This sailor custom refers to Valletta’s rivals Floriana. Short videos of […]

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Keltika Choir and Orchestra, Phoenicia Hotel

PORTRAITS – Keltika Live in Concert, Irish and Celtic Music

 *Photos from these two days of Irish music can be found on my FaceBook, Alan Falzon. PORTRAITS – Keltika Live in Concert  15th &16th March 2014 The Grand Ballroom – Phoenicia Hotel  Now in its sixth year, Keltika, will be bringing you two evenings of LIVE Irish and Celtic music by our very own talented […]

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Keltika Choir and Orchestra, Phoenicia Hotel

Keltika Choir and Orchestra LIVE, 15 and 16 March

Keltika Choir and Orchestra are back  this year, two evenings of great LIVE Irish and Celtic music. Both evening concerts will be held at the Grand Ballroom, Phoenicia Hotel in Floriana. Tickets and more information can be found on their Keltika Choir and Orchestra FaceBook page or by emailing keltikamusic[at]gmail.com.

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Bendy Bus grave yard

This post entitled Bendy Bus grave yard came about after reading an article in The Times of Malta that said the Arriva owned bendy buses had been sold by Transport Malta and will soon head to Sudan. I was a happy man after reading this because this meant these hell on wheels will never be on […]

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Construction of the right side of City Gate, August 2013

Construction of the right side of City Gate (when viewed from Floriana side), August 2013. These photographs of the Old Theatre and Freedom Square were taken when work just started on the new parliament as part of the Renzo Piano Project for the entrance to Valletta. Architect Renzo Piano unveiled the  designs for the entrance to Valletta on Saturday 27th June 2009. This […]

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Remembrance Day 2012

Poppy Day Ceremony 2012

A short ceremony was held in front of the War Memorial in Floriana to commemorate Remembrance Day  which is also known as Poppy Day or Armistice Day. For my report of the ceremony held in 2011 please visit this link: Remembrance Day 2011 Remembrance Day 2011 Video  

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Mintoff State Funeral

Mintoff State Funeral, Valletta 25 August 2012

The state funeral for Mintoff was held this morning. The funeral cortege left the President’s Palace and proceeded to St.John’s Co Cathedral for a mass attended by family, Maltese politicians and friends. The celebrants were  the Archbishop Paul Cremona, Bishop Mario Grech as well as Archbishop Joseph Mercieca. After Mass the cortege passed from Merchants street […]

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Valletta FC 2012-11 May

Valletta FC Champions Celebration 2012 – 11 May

Valletta FC supporters are well known for their celebrations after winning a trophy or a league and this year was no exception. Valletta was packed with supporters of all ages, dressed in white and red waving flags, dancing and singing along. Some wore costumes of sailors, an old tradition in reference to their disliking of […]

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