Mr Francis Xavier Borg, an illustrious benefactor of St George’s Basilica and of its Il-Ħaġar museum, and father of Mr Joseph Borg, one of the directors of the Fondazzjoni Belt Victoria, sadly left us this week. Condolences to all the family. Funeral will take place on Friday 24th November. Singing of Psalms starts at 3.45pm and Funeral Mass præsente cadavere follows at 4.00pm at St George’s Basilica. May his soul rest in peace.
Last Friday 10th November, a number of friends of the museum joined for an organised trip to Valletta to visit the Malta Postal Museum. Visitors have been welcomed by Maltapost Chairman Mr Joseph Said the visit at the museum was conducted by curator Ms Lara Bugeja . The visit ended with a reception on the Museum’s terrace.
(Photos: Anthony Zammit)
The Il-Ħaġar Museum, in collaboration with the Malta Postal Museum, is organising a visit to the latter museum on Friday 10th November. Booking details are shown on the poster. Those interested kindly contact as soon as possible because places are limited.