Brian Reyes is the Editor of the Gibraltar Chronicle.
Labour’s shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer has said Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union can still be halted. In the event of a no-deal Brexit, Sir Keir said “all options must be on the table” – including a second referendum. His comments appeared to be at odds with party leader Jeremy Corbyn, who saidREAD MORE
The runway incident could have led to a collapse in the relationship between the UK and Gibraltar governments and between key organisations whose top priority on the Rock is the protection of this community. Instead, it has led to a strengthening of that relationship, albeit after months of difficult, often strained negotiations. The UK couldREAD MORE
The Gibraltar Parliament yesterday approved legislation to regulate the presence of the UK Armed Forces in Gibraltar, in a move described as a seminal moment in the emancipation of the Gibraltarian community. Gibraltar has been a key military staging post for Britain for centuries and, in the words of Chief Minister Fabian Picardo in ParliamentREAD MORE
Two key organisations representing businesses and workers in Gibraltar said they would welcome greater involvement in contingency planning being undertaken by the Gibraltar Government in the event of a hard Brexit. The Gibraltar Chamber of Commerce and Unite the Union both welcomed recent positive sentiment about the Rock’s post-Brexit future expressed not just by theREAD MORE