Eyleen Sheil is a reporter at the Gibraltar Chronicle.
The Calpe House Trust has launched a new competition to design a Christmas bauble. The competition is the brainchild of long-time sponsor David Frier, owner of local firm Capital Trustees. The competition is open to all students in full time education on the Rock, regardless of age, and the trust welcomes entries from nursery toREAD MORE
The Royal Gibraltar Regiment recently deployed one of its officers to Santiago in Chile. Major Timothy Cumming deployed from Jul 12 –Aug 2 to Santiago to assist in the delivery of some critical Pre-Deployment Training (PDT). This training was delivered to members of the Chilean Armed Forces that were going to make up the latestREAD MORE
Through a swarm of jellyfish and a stream of raw sewage Mark Edmonds completed a 12 kilometre around the Rock swim in four hours and one minute yesterday. In doing so, he raised over £1,000 and still counting for the charity Action4Schools in Sierrra Leone. Jimmy Bruzon from the charity and many of Mr EdmondsREAD MORE
Bird spotter and keen photographer Trevor Hammond captured a rare sighting of a Kentish Plover on the Western part of the runway this week. He told the Chronicle the species “have not been seen since the early 90’s” on the Rock. The Director of the Gibraltar Botanic Garden Dr Keith Bensusan agreed with Mr HammondREAD MORE