Photos: Żejtun welcomes President Vella

Luke Zerafa

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

The Żejtun community welcomed President George Vella during his first visit in the locality.

The President was greeted by people that were waving the Maltese flag and clapping in Karlu Diacono Square. The two local bands, the Banda Beland and the Banda Żejtun greeted him with the Maltese national anthem.

The Żejtun parish priest and the clergy greeted President George Vella in Gregorio Bonici Square.

Other organisations that were present included the local Boys Scouts and Girl Guides, representatives from the Ġħaqda Mużikali Beland, Ċirkolo Mużikali Santa Katerina and Ġħaqda Banda Żejtun as well as local Partit Laburista and Partit Nazzjonalista representatives.

A reception organised by the Local Council followed in Alexandra Hall.