Alice Mascarenhas is the Deputy Editor at the Gibraltar Chronicle.
The Gibraltar World Music Festival 2017 is expanding. The sixth edition of the festival will see the introduction of a new initiative called ‘BrightMed’ with the aim of celebrating the values of peace, universalism and spirituality as “convivencia”. The three day event – Tuesday 6 to Thursday 8 June – under the umbrella of theREAD MORE
240 backgammon players from 30 countries are this week participating in the 2nd Gibraltar Backgammon Championship. The initiative of the Caleta Hotel the event has attracted five world champions – the 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012 and 2011. Importantly too is the large number of participants from Gibraltar represent eight per cent of the total entryREAD MORE
Gun salutes rang out across the UK and Gibraltar yesterday to commemorate the Queen making history by becoming the first British monarch to reach their Sapphire Jubilee. It was 65 years to the day since the Queen acceded to the throne following the death of her father, George VI, on February 6 1952. In GibraltarREAD MORE
In the modern political game of chess even the smallest can stand up to the biggest as long as one moves deftly on the board Chief Minister Fabian Picardo told the largest gathering of chess professionals ever on the Rock. “Thank you for reminding us of that in this crucial time in our history andREAD MORE