Alice Mascarenhas is the Deputy Editor at the Gibraltar Chronicle.
The Gibraltar Sea Scouts Pipe Band has this year won the annual Salvador Baldacchino Award for services of a most exceptional nature. Governor Edward Davis, Chief Scout of Gibraltar, presented the award at the celebrations of Founder’s Day and Thinking Day at the Tercentenary Hall on Saturday. Hundreds of Scouts and Guides gathered for theREAD MORE
Aurelio Montegriffo, one of the stalwarts of the AACR party and in government, died at the age of 97 at the weekend. He was a founder member of the AACR and Sir Joshua Hassan’s right hand man in the party for many years. Former Chief Minister and Speaker of Parliament, Adolfo Canepa, described him asREAD MORE
For the second year in succession Gibraltarian singer songwriter Hollie Buhagiar has formed part of a winning team at the BAFTAs. Hollie Buhagiar, as part of the production team of ‘Poles Apart, again won the Best British short animation award at this year’s BAFTAs. The 71st British Academy Film Awards, more commonly known as theREAD MORE
Gibraltarian dancer Amy Wink this weekend won the award for Best Female Dancer as well as the M.O. Productions Sussex Award at the Gibraltar National Dance Festival. From the Stylos Dance Studio Amy will be representing Gibraltar at the Sussex festival next year. Bu it was Marek Pisanu, a 14 year old Italian dancer fromREAD MORE