• Secret MI5 file sheds light on wartime spies in Gibraltar

    Secret MI5 file sheds light on wartime spies in Gibraltar0

    The crucial role of intercepted German signals intelligence in wartime Gibraltar is laid bare in a secret MI5 report released to The National Archives today. The newly-declassified 47-page report was written at the end of the war by Herbert Hart, the head of MI5’s B1B section, whose role was to analyse decrypted communications picked up

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  • Brexit deal must apply to Gib, says Downing Street

    Brexit deal must apply to Gib, says Downing Street0

    Any Brexit deal must work for Gibraltar too, Downing Street said yesterday following reports in the Guardian newspaper earlier this week that Spain could block the Rock from any transitional arrangements which apply to the UK after leaving the European Union. Number 10 said it wanted a deal that works for “all parts of the

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  • Close encounter with a sperm whale

    Close encounter with a sperm whale0

    Stuart Mason and his colleague Nicholas Gill have recalled their “amazing” encounter with a sperm whale as they were at sea working on the pilot boats yesterday morning. It was not the first time Mr Mason has seen a sperm whale, but he said this latest encounter stood out above others. “I have seen many

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