James Neish is a journalist and broadcaster. The former Head of Radio Gibraltar and GBC Online, he is currently in London completing an MA at City University. His #ThinkingAllowed column is published weekly.
I believe that Albert Hammond is a living legend. There’s no denying the singer/songwriter is an absolute genius. So, is it time we, as a community, more widely recognised his talent? Is it time we said loud and proud that Albert Hammond is one of the most talented Gibraltarians and one of the best whenREAD MORE
I think I can say, without exaggeration, that every single Gibraltarian I know has at some point fundraised for or donated to Calpe House. Our community’s support for the charity has been immense. Calpe House has helped hundreds of local families at a time when they have needed it most. It has provided the warmthREAD MORE
On Sunday we mark a very special anniversary. It will be 50 years since the people of Gibraltar – we as a community – voted in the 1967 Referendum. It will mean that National Day takes on an even greater significance and I hope that it will be one of the biggest attended rallies andREAD MORE
Statistics, statistics, statistics. Useful as they are, they sometimes only serve to confirm what we already know – that we have too many cars on our roads. Statistics released last month in the UK showed serious overcrowding in trains. Some Southern rail services are carrying more than twice as many passengers as they were designedREAD MORE