Cristina Cavilla is the Chief Reporter at the Gibraltar Chronicle.
The Gibraltar Government has ordered a complete fire safety review of all Government-owned high rise buildings in the wake of the Grenfell Tower inferno, which killed at least 17 people in London this week. This comes amid intense scrutiny of the type of exterior cladding used on the Grenfell high rise tower block and suggestionsREAD MORE
Gibraltar could become a “beacon of digital excellence” known for its digital relevance, robustness and resilience, the Governor Lieutenant General Edward Davis said yesterday. Speaking at the Gibraltar Cyber Security summit, Lt Gen Davis said: “The future is not what it used to be, it’s digital.” In setting out his thoughts on the Rock’s potentialREAD MORE
The Gibraltar Contingency Council is working on developing a national cyber security strategy for the Rock, in a bid to build community-wide awareness of online threats. Detective Superintendent Ian McGrail of the RGP explained that Gibraltar is currently following the UK model but is looking at creating a bespoke roadmap for Gibraltar in this crucialREAD MORE
A recent spike in cocaine arrests has focused attention on the Class A drug which, alongside cannabis, risks becoming Gibraltar’s “drug of choice” despite its damaging effects. Over the past five months the Royal Gibraltar Police has netted more than 143 grams of cocaine while HM Customs has hauled in at least 84 grams ofREAD MORE