• A child’s Christmas in Windmill Hill prison

    A child’s Christmas in Windmill Hill prison0

    A case in the juvenile court recently put a spotlight on the challenges facing this community in dealing with persistent young offenders, many of them with troubled backgrounds. The juvenile in question is no stranger to the criminal justice system. Despite his very young age, he has already amassed a history of repeat offending and

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  • £1m for Calpe House

    £1m for Calpe House0

    The Calpe House Appeal has reached £1 million. Last night at a reception at the Med Rowing Club at which many of the players and supporters were present, Albert Poggio Vice Chairman of the Calpe House Trust, thanked the whole of Gibraltar for its commitment to the project. The appeal was launched a year ago

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  • David Davis ‘loath’ to negotiate special Brexit deal for Gibraltar

    David Davis ‘loath’ to negotiate special Brexit deal for Gibraltar0

    Brexit Secretary David Davis said yesterday he did not envisage a special arrangement for Gibraltar as part of the UK’s deal to leave the European Union, although he did not rule it out completely. During a session of the House of Commons Exiting the EU Committee, Mr Davis was asked by Scottish National Party MP

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  • Picardo ‘up in the clouds’ on Brexit, PP insists

    Picardo ‘up in the clouds’ on Brexit, PP insists0

    Chief Minister Fabian Picardo’s expectations of what Gibraltar can achieve in the face of Brexit are “unrealistic”, the Spanish Government’s representative in Andalucia said yesterday. Antonio Sanz insisted that Spain’s co-sovereignty proposal was “the only realistic solution” for Gibraltar to the challenges posed by the UK’s withdrawal from the European Union. Mr Picardo “is still

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  • Lords quiz CM on Brexit and Gibraltar

    Lords quiz CM on Brexit and Gibraltar0

    Gibraltar can live with “a hard border” as long as it is “a collaborative border”, Chief Minister Fabian Picardo told the House of Lords EU Committee during an inquiry on Brexit and Gibraltar. Mr Picardo was speaking at an evidence session at the House of Lords yesterday during which he was asked a series of

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  • Brexit will be ‘a multi-faceted deal’, Picardo says

    Brexit will be ‘a multi-faceted deal’, Picardo says0

    Brexit will be “a multi-faceted deal” that will include “differentiated” outcomes for different sectors of industry and parts of the UK, including for Gibraltar, Chief Minister Fabian Picardo said in an interview on BBC One. Speaking on the Andrew Marr Show, Mr Picardo said Gibraltar had received a different settlement to the UK when it entered

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