Category Archives: Malta

Malta High Commission

It’s good to see the flag of Malta flying proudly in Piccadilly, and brightening up a cold day. The premises of the Malta High Commission have a splendid facade, full of symbolism (though yet to be deciphered by this blog). … Continue reading

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Three Capitals Combined [Berlin – Valetta – London]

Upmarket German cruise ship MS Berlin [registered in Valetta, Malta] was moored on London’s Thames alongside HMS Belfast 12th-13th September.   ‘Berlin’ carries only 400 or so passengers in great luxury. The stop in London is the first leg of a cruise from Bremerhaven (near Hamburg) … Continue reading

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Malta Remembers

On Saturday 15th August 2015  a service of Remembrance and Commemoration was held by Malta’s George Cross Island Association in All Hallows Church, City of London. The occasion was the 10th anniversary of the dedication of Malta’s  ‘Siege Memorial’ in Tower Place  It also … Continue reading

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Magical Malta

The Maltese community is so well integrated that you’re hard pressed to have an ‘ethnic’ moment. A glorious cafe at 93 Fulham Palace Road, in Hammersmith, Parparellu, helps to that end with truly Maltese cuisine, along with the famous ‘Kinnie’ drink.

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Malta Day

On as Saturday In mid September each year London’s Maltese community comes together to celebrate Malta Day.  Hundreds of Maltese, with families and friends, travel from all over the UK to attend. The event is held around the feast of Our Lady of … Continue reading

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Malta : Tributes by UK and USA : 1945

In London you’ll find  tributes to brave Malta from both King George VI and from Franklin D Roosevelt. Near the Tower of London stands the oldest church in the city – ‘All Hallows Barking-By-The-Tower. And next to this church stands a … Continue reading

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