Alice Mascarenhas is the Deputy Editor at the Gibraltar Chronicle.
Chess Grand Master Fabiano Caruana is looking forward to playing in “one of the strongest open tournaments in history” as the Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival opens this week. Caruana is the current US champion and world No 2 and is the top-rated contender in this year’s event. The Tradewise Gibraltar Masters starts tomorrow, at 3pm,READ MORE
Kane Avellano, 23, has been to almost every country in the world – solo and unsupported – as part of his challenge to circumnavigate the globe by motorbike. His adventure began six months ago as he left Newcastle upon Tyne in July to achieve the world record as the youngest person to accomplish this feat.READ MORE
Top British soprano Lesley Garrett and tenor group G4 filmed a promotional music video in Gibraltar inside St Michael’s Cave and in other tourist sites at the weekend. G4 is expected to release their new album ‘Love Songs’ on Feb 3 and chose Gibraltar to film the promotional music video of Lloyd Webber’s Phantom ofREAD MORE
Local dancer, actor and singer Simon Anthony, better known locally as Simon Bolland is about to embark on the UK National tour of the musical ‘The Wedding Singer’ based on the 1990s romantic movie comedy. Simon who left Arts Education almost two years ago after completing his degree in Musical Theatre took on the stageREAD MORE