Gibraltar

RAINBOWS

Staff May 21, 2020

With the rains last week, many persons in social media posted a wealth of photographs of rainbows which appeared in our skies. We have selected the ones that Chief Minister, Fabian Picardo tweeted, ...

NO SMOKING REGULATION FOR HARBOUR VIEWS ROAD

Staff May 21, 2020

Last week, Government published a regulation under the Smoke-free Environment Act 2012, prohibiting smoking in Harbour Views Road. This is the road immediately outside St Bernard’s Hospital w ...

GIBRALTAR WELCOMES APPOINTMENT OF NEW GOVERNOR

Staff May 21, 2020

In the early afternoon of Tuesday 19th May, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office announced the appointment of Gibraltar’s new Governor. Vice Admiral Sir David Steel KBE, DL will take up his ap ...

NEW COVID SCREENING LABORATORY

Staff May 21, 2020

The Government of Gibraltar last week announced the completion of a new Gibraltar Covid Screening Laboratory - a joint venture between Public Health Gibraltar (PHG) and the University of Gibraltar, ...

BREXIT: UK 'WILL NOT SEEK TRADE TALKS EXTENSION'

Staff May 21, 2020

London insists it won’t request an extension to EU-UK trade talks despite the EU’s lead negotiator Michel Barnier announcing he has contracted COVID-19. The UK government is a ...

CELEBRATE BUT BE VIGILENT

Staff May 21, 2020

As we saw and heard the Chief Minister give an emotional address on what will, hopefully, be the final daily press conference on the Covid-19 nightmare, we must take heed of the fact that the chall ...

INCREASE TO POSTAL RATES

Staff May 21, 2020

The Royal Gibraltar Post Office has informed the public that new postage rates will come into effect as from 1st June 2020. Postal rates in Gibraltar were last increased in 2014. Whilst t ...

HAPPY 270TH BIRTHDAY TO HM CUSTOMS GIBRALTAR

Staff May 21, 2020

The first Customs officer was appointed in Gibraltar on May 14, 1750, and to commemorate the day, a short ceremony was held outside No 6 on Thursday 14th May. Collector of Customs, M ...

GTB ENGAGES WITH UK TRAVEL TRADE IN SERIES OF VIRTUAL EVENTS

Staff May 21, 2020

The Gibraltar Tourist Board (GTB) has taken an opportunity to talk to members of the Association of Independent Tour Operators (AITO) hosting a virtual destination product seminar. The presentation ...

GOVERNORS OF GIBRALTAR

Manolo Galliano May 21, 2020

DAVID COLYEAR, 1st EARL OF PORTMORE David Colyear, was born in Brabant in South Holland, in 1656/57 and baptised on 1st April 1657. His father, Sir Alexander Robertson, whose family had o ...

GIBRALTAR RESTATES TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS

Staff May 21, 2020

Last Thursday, Government issued a press release on who can travel to Gibraltar and be allowed entry as travel to Gibraltar continues to be restricted due to the COVID-19 pandemic. ...

CULTURAL ONLINE PROGRAMMING WEEK 9

Staff May 21, 2020

CULTURAL ONLINE PROGRAMMING WEEK 9 Programme for today and tomorrow: Thursday 21st May 10.00am Storytelling for Children – LIVE 11.00am GAMPA performance ...

COVIDFIT SELF-CARE

Staff May 21, 2020

Public Health Gibraltar has launched its second campaign under the CovidFit umbrella, focusing on self-care. Using the catch phrase Self-care: How. When. Where. this campaign will draw on key point ...

CONSULTATION ON THE RECENTLY ANNOUNCED ROAD CLOSURES

Staff May 21, 2020

Last week, the Minister for Transport and Traffic met with the Transport Advisory Committee to consult the members of the forum on the recently announced road closures. The meeting was to ...

FRANCO'S SECRET PLAN TO ATTACK GIBRALTAR 1939-1941

Staff May 21, 2020

Part 2 - The Commission for the Fortification of the Southern Border Further to the aforementioned (in Part 1) photogrammetric study of Gibraltar, entrusted to Lieutenant Colonel Isasi Is ...

A WALK IN TOUR AT THE MARIO FINLAYSON NATIONAL ART GALLERY

Staff May 21, 2020

Gibraltar Cultural Services (GCS), is offering the community an opportunity to visit its National Gallery, from the comfort of their home, online. As part of GCS’s online programming, which h ...

RECIPE

Staff May 21, 2020

RAINBOWS

Staff May 21, 2020

CELEBRATE BUT BE VIGILENT

Staff May 21, 2020

RECIPE

Staff May 21, 2020