Brian Reyes is the Editor of the Gibraltar Chronicle.
The UK and the European Union are “very close” to a Brexit agreement that is “likely” to benefit Gibraltar and its neighbouring region, Chief Minister Fabian Picardo said yesterday ahead of the Rock’s last National Day as a member of the EU. As parliamentarians from the UK arrived in Gibraltar for Monday’s celebrations, Mr PicardoREAD MORE
Prime Minister Theresa May has reaffirmed the UK’s commitment to include Gibraltar in “all aspects” of the UK’s withdrawal negotiations and future arrangements with the EU, adding that the UK will not accept any veto on that. Mrs May made the statement during Prime Minister’s question time in the House of Commons, during which sheREAD MORE
The Gibraltar Government has taken “an ostrich approach” to delays at Notre Dame, leaving teachers and parents to face “a mess” created by “sheer incompetence” in the handling of its school plans, the GSD said. The Opposition party was reacting to the government’s announcement last week that delays with construction of the new Notre DameREAD MORE
Binge drug taking has become “commonplace” in Gibraltar, heightening concerns about a nightlife scene in which youngsters are increasingly exposed to “a potentially fatal cocktail” of hard drugs and alcohol. The stark message came from Ian McGrail, the Commissioner of the Royal Gibraltar Police, during a wide-ranging and frank interview with the Chronicle after fourREAD MORE