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.
The runway incident led to a serious and tense situation both on the day and its immediate aftermath. The worsening of any diplomatic row has been avoided thanks to one of the most powerful words in the English language. Whether you agree or not with the handling of this situation the apology from the seniorREAD MORE
For many of us social media is a way to stay in touch with the people we care about. Now that I’m in London, I find it a good link to home and I use Facebook and Whatsapp to write and hear from family and friends. I was at a party recently. It had theREAD MORE
One of the best pieces of advice I was ever given was to “read and travel”. It’s the same advice I pass on when asked. My niece Aimee, who is in Middle School, has been telling me about a recent shopping trip. She did so with a huge sense of excitement, showing me a numberREAD MORE
I’m not a lawyer and despite the high number of them in Gibraltar, neither is the majority of the local population. Therefore, as people with limited knowledge of the law, is it wrong of us to have questions about the rules for parole? In Gibraltar prisoners can apply for parole after serving a third ofREAD MORE