Gabriella Peralta is the Features Editor at the Gibraltar Chronicle.
The Gibraltar Youth Choir placed third at the World Choir Games in the pop ensemble category. The Choir travelled to South Africa to compete and performed a medley of songs, having also secured the seventh spot in the Show Choir category. See feature on pages 12 and 13 of today’s print or e-editionREAD MORE
Annie Green has become the new Chairwoman for Childline after Jo Abergel recently stepped down from the post. Over the past two years Mrs Abergel has been at the helm of the charity and although she aims to continue to be part of Childline she has passed on the reigns to Mrs Green. Childline isREAD MORE
By Gabriella Peralta and John von Radowitz A forgotten Roman whaling industry may have killed off two large species of whale in the Mediterranean Sea, new research suggests. Whale bones found in the ruins of a Roman fish processing factory in the Strait of Gibraltar were identified by scientists using advanced DNA analysis and molecularREAD MORE
An initiative aimed at tackling childhood obesity rates in Gibraltar held a healthy eating awareness day at Eastern Beach over the weekend. The Children, Healthy and Active Multi-agency Programme [CHAMP] handed out fruit on the beach in a bid to deter people from making unhealthy choices on what they eat. Currently one third of childrenREAD MORE