Caravans at Ta’ Fra Ben on the increase

Miguela Xuereb

Caravans parked at Ta’ Fra Ben on Triq il-Kosta in Qawra are on the increase. was informed that there are currently 12 caravans parked in the area known as Ta’ Fra Ben, blocking access to the sidewalks on Triq il-Kosta in Qawra.

The source also explained how some of the mobile homes have pitched canopies from their vehicles to the promenade balustrade blocking the public from a number of communal benches.

When contacted St. Paul’s Bay Mayor for comments on the issue; Anna Marie Fenech explained that they received a number of complaints from residents and has passed them to the Police as the local council has no authority to take action on the matter.

Fenech also cannot confirm whether these mobile homes are allowed to park in the area or not and is awaiting news from the local Police station.

Last year the number of caravans parked in the area was 4.