Alice Mascarenhas is the Deputy Editor at the Gibraltar Chronicle.
Gibraltarian conductor Maestro Karel Mark Chichon has been appointed the new Chief Conductor and Artistic Director of the Gran Canaria Philharmonic Orchestra. The orchestra, considered one of the most important in Spain, is described by Maestro Chichon as the “cultural jewel of Spain… with a special jewel”. The President of the Government of Gran Canaria,READ MORE
This year the Gibraltar Spring Visual Arts Exhibition has seen a large number of entries. Over have been entered for this year’s competition which once again is being held in the Gustavo Bacarisas Gallery. The official opening will be this evening by Culture Minister Steven Linares. This year the adjudicator is Mercedes Corbacho Rodriguez whoREAD MORE
Around 250 students are expected to enrol in new professional courses in the new 2017/18 academic year which will be on offer at the University of Gibraltar. As the university enters its third year it continues to develop courses ensuring it is providing a wide range of courses for the professional community locally. Professor DaniellaREAD MORE
By Alice Mascarenhas and PA The Conservative Party has vowed to protect the democratic freedom of the people of Gibraltar and all overseas territories to remain British “for as long as that is their wish” in its electoral manifesto. The pledge from the Conservatives, which was expected, has been well received locally and adds strengthREAD MORE