New tallinja child card and road safety trip campaign launched
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A new design for the tallinja child card has been launched by Malta Public Transport, following a competition for children.
Anthea Mamo’s entry was selected as the winning drawing,out of over 400 entries from school children in Gozo and Malta. aged between 5 and 10.
Anthea Mamo exclaimed that she was very happy that her drawing was to feature on the new tallinja child card, as her parents looked on proudly.
Apart from having her winning design printed on the tallinja child card, he won prizes including a year of free travel on the bus, an art set, a Maxi Micro Scooter as well as a 3D Printer for the school in which she attends.
“We thank all the children who participated in this competition,” said Daniel Grech, Malta Public Transport’s Commercial Director, adding that the company was overwhelmed by the large number of students who participated in this drawing competition and also thanked the schools for their collaboration.
Malta Public Transport has also announced the Road Safety Trip campaign, during which school children will have the opportunity to travel on board a bus and participate in an interactive presentation on road safety.
As part of the company’s endeavour to promote the use of public transport, Malta Public Transport will also be offering free new tallinja child cards to the first 3000 primary school students, who participate in the Road Safety Trip and apply for the new Tallinja card through their school.