• Charity skydive for Calpe House

    Charity skydive for Calpe House
    • August 24, 2016

    A charity skydive for the Calpe House Appeal saw two members of staff from Gibraltar House in London and Miss Gibraltar 2016 Kayley Mifsud parachute off an airplane. Miss Mifsud, Faye Burfoot and Edwina O’Mahony reached speeds of around 130mph as they parachuted from a distance of 15,000 feet. The three ladies travelled to Seville

  • New £100 polymer banknote features Sir Joshua

    New £100 polymer banknote features Sir Joshua
    • August 24, 2016

    As announced at last August’s commemoration of the birth of Sir Joshua Hassan, the Gibraltar Government will soon issue a new polymer £100 banknote featuring an image of Sir Joshua. In a statement the Government said: “Not only will this be the first ever legal tender of £100 sterling banknote to be produced in polymer,


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  • GSD point to Govt ‘U-turn’ on LNG

    GSD point to Govt ‘U-turn’ on LNG
    • August 25, 2016

    The GSD has accused the Government of attempting to silence the Opposition on the issue of gas bunkering. As the row over the LNG facility continued yesterday the GSD said that the Government seems not to understand that the discussion had moved on from the simple provision of LNG storage to supply the power station

  • Warning on careless fire risks

    Warning on careless fire risks
    • August 24, 2016

    The Gibraltar Fire and Rescue Service have reminded the public of its duty of care towards others and their surroundings. This follows a number of recent incidents involving the inappropriate disposal of smoking items that have caused harm to individuals and damage to personal property. Two incidents have been brought to the attention of the



  • Where there’s talent, there’s money

    • August 22, 2016

    By Mike Nicholls When predicting the future of post-Brexit Gibraltar, it is increasingly apparent that Gibraltar’s growth industries should be those where the border with Spain has minimal impact. Whilst everyone has their opinion on what will happen at the border once Brexit becomes reality, the industries that do not rely on goods or labour

  • Boris knows Spain’s game on Gibraltar

    Boris knows Spain’s game on Gibraltar
    • July 15, 2016

    When he comes to assess Spain’s current stance on Gibraltar, Boris Johnson, Britain’s new Foreign Secretary, would do well to refresh his memory by looking at his own cuttings file. Back in August of 2013, when Spain tightened the screws and the border ground to a standstill, Mr Johnson, then the mayor of London, penned