The Eden Leisure Group, through the Maurice and Cettina De Cesare Foundation, will be financing a €60,000 project to restore the one-of-a-kind mechanical Guthrie Bridge at Fort Rinella in Kalkara.
Designed by Mr. Guthrie and built by the British forces in 1869, its aim once retracted, was of offering maximum security to the fort by isolating it from the mainland. The Guthrie Bridge remained in use until the 1920’s. At this point, this unique piece of engineering was sadly left to...Read more
Mental illness affects 350 million people worldwide. Only 10% of people with depression seek out help. 1 in 5 people will be affected by a mental health or neurological (brain) issue in their lives.
The Eden Leisure Group has created a campaign in an attempt to #breakthestigma during World Mental Health Awareness Day. Their initiatives centred around training their employees and informing the general public on the importance of Mental Health.
ELG employees are currently undergoing a Mental Health First Aid Course...Read more
During the month of September, InterContinental Malta and Holiday Inn Express, organised a number of activities for the ‘IHG Giving for Good’ campaign. September was dedicated to colleagues coming together to make a positive change through volunteering, donations, taking care of the environment, or activities focused on wellbeing. The month-long campaign kicked off with members of our staff, taking part in the Puttinu Cares - Football & Volleyball Marathon, where €300 were collected and donated. Amongst other activities, dog...Read more
Top right corner: Kate with the former Director of Operations Mr Edward Fenech and his wife Antoinette
Kate De Cesare, Eden Leisure Group’s Director of Operations, has been a part of ELG from ever since she can remember and it is safe to say that she knows the Company inside and out. If anyone from ELG had to describe Kate in one word, it would have to be ‘driven’. With the kind of experience and passion she has for the industry...Read more
Every year, hotels around the world look forward to the World Travel Awards Ceremony and Gala dinner which were held in the stunning Belmond Reid's Palace, Madeira, Portugal this year. It was packed with an outstanding audience consisting of the travel industry’s elite, international senior tourism leaders and consumer travellers.
Due to its great success in previous years, the Eden SuperBowl will once again be organising Free Summer Bowling, a programme that gives all children between the ages 5 to 13, two free games of bowling every day throughout the whole of summer. This initiative has been going on since the summer of 2014 and attracts over 3000 kids per year.
With no strings attached, children can use their free games between Monday and Friday, starting from the 1st of July...Read more
Lior Berbera has lived the life most of us only dream of. He’s lived and worked in seven different countries, exploring three continents. He’s not new to the world of tourism; having grown his career within IHG, he’s played an important role in establishing strategies for numerous hotels and is now taking on the role of General Manager at IHG (InterContinental Hotel Group)!
In their continuing effort to be more environmentally friendly, Eden Leisure Group organised its first Meatless-Monday.
The human race’s excessive consumption of meat is a chief contributor to climate change, this prompted Eden Leisure’s Green Committee to organise an activity that would encourage its staff members to reduce their meat intake and give them healthier and tasty alternatives instead. The idea of Meatless-Monday isn’t a new one, it took off in the US and has spread to over 30 countries worldwide.
A 28-hour long live radio broadcast took place in February, where listeners were encouraged to call and donate money towards the Terry Time Foundation. The trust hopes to raise €500,000 to help fund radio personality Terry Farrugia’s cancer treatment. Bay can confirm that the sum of €5,407.92 was collected in just 28 hours.
The special show, hosted by Daniel and Ylenia, started at 6.30 am on the Friday, with the duo broadcasting non-stop all day and all night until Saturday morning...Read more
The 22nd edition of the Mediterranean Bowling Championships will be held in Malta for the 3rd time in 2019. To kick the event off, a press conference was held today at the Eden Superbowl, with details addressed by Parliament Secretary Dr. Clifton Grima, Mr Paul Baldacchino, the president of the Malta Tenpin Bowling Association and Mr Kevin De Cesare Junior, Eden Leisure Group Director.
This edition of the Championships has attracted a record number of participants, with 16 countries taking part...Read more