Tag: Birkirkara

Birkirkara church temporarily closed due to Covid-19 pandemic

St Francis of Assisi Church in Birkirkara will be temporarily closed as from Thursday after it was hit with mandatory quarantine, Rev. Arthur Cutajar OFM announced on Facebook.

Photo of the week: New lungs for Birkirkara

A nun walks across a garden in Dar tal-Kleru which is being revived with 1,400 new trees. This project is collaborated between the Archdiocese of Malta and Infrastructure Malta, and is set to be one of the last remaining green lungs in Birkirkara. The garden will be named after Pope Francis’ second encyclical, Ġnien Laudato Si’.

Betting shop hold up: Thieves plead guilty; cite coronavirus financial hardship

They will be arraigned before Magistrate Doreen Clarke on Saturday morning.

Teenager arrested for allegedly stealing 13 mobile phones

The phones were stolen from a shop in Birkirkara on 2 April

Man, 78, seriously hurt in Birkirkara

A 78-year-old man was seriously injured after a bucket of cement fell onto him at his residence in Birkirkara on Friday afternoon.

Man pleads guilty of robbing elderly woman; granted probation

A young man who had pled guilty of robbing an elderly woman in Birkirkara has been granted probation after apologising to the Court

Have you see Damian’s scooter?

Damian Ebejer’s scooter has been stolen in Birkirkara. Ebejer, who is physically disabled, published a post on Facebook explaining that an unidentified person has stolen his scooted from Naxxar Road earlier on today.

Elderly home remains a billboard promise

The 150-bed residential home was announced on 15 May just ten days before the MEP and local council elections during a press conference which was addressed by Parliamentary Secretary for active ageing Anthony Agius Decelis, flanked by then Tourism Minister Konrad Mizzi, Social Policy Minister Michael Falzon, and some local councillors elected on behalf of Partit Laburista, including mayor Joanne Debono Grech.

Teen hospitalised after being hit by car in Birkirkara

A 20-year-old teen was grievously injured when she was hit by a car this afternoon in Birkirkara.

Man grievously injured in Birkirkara accident

A 36-year-old man from Gżira is suffering from grievous injuries following a road accident in Birkirkara on Saturday.The Polish national crashed his motorcycle into...