French National Day Celebration
On the occasion of The French National Day, the Ambassador of France to Malta and Mrs Michel Vandepoorter welcomed Maltese and foreign dignitaries and the members of the local French community to their residence in Zebbug.
President emeriti Ugo Mifsud Bonnici and Eddie Fenech Adami, Deputy Prime Minister Tonio Borg as well as members of the Government and Parliament were among the four hundred people that gathered in the gardens of the residence. The speeches of the Ambassador and acting President Anton Tabone were followed by the Maltese and French national hymns.
The reception took place in the gardens of the residence draped in the French tricolour where the crowd was treated to live jazz music and traditional accordion music all through the evening.
The reception was organized thanks to generous sponsorships by PSA Insurance Ltd, Renault Credit International and Cleland&Souchet.