• Nine contestants for Miss Gib 2017

    Nine contestants for Miss Gib 20170

    The final two contestants for the Miss Gibraltar 2017 pageant signed up yesterday and the deadline for applications has now elapsed. This means there are a total of nine contestants who will be competing for the crown of Miss Gibraltar 2017. Sinead Benson, 18, and 21-year old Emma-Jane Gaivizo Victory signed at the Gibraltar Exhibitions

  • Environment Department puts focus under water

    Environment Department puts focus under water0

    The Department of the Environment, Heritage and Climate Change will be hosting an underwater photography presentation together with marine photography firm INON UK. Steve Warren is a co-developer of the INON UK underwater photography course and a contributing author to Martin Edge’s The Underwater Photographer, regarded as one of the best underwater text books currently

  • Drama Festival Winner

    Drama Festival Winner0

    The Trafalgar Theatre Group production of the play ‘Lemons, lemons, lemons, lemons, lemons…’ was the most awarded play at this year’s festival. It won best play and best director for Daniel Strain-Webber as well as best actor and best actress for Tim Seed and Erica McGrail. See pages 12, 13 and 14. Pic: Johnny Bugeja.

  • Summer Nights to go on tour

    Summer Nights to go on tour0

    The popular Summer Nights are set to go on tour around Gibraltar this summer. The event which has been organised over the past few years has normally been held at Casemates but this year will be taken to different locations. Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry of Culture, is working very closely with

  • Convent joined in Childline #8008challenge

    Convent joined in Childline #8008challenge0

    The Convent this week joined in the Childline Blue Week #8008 challenge by baking – and eating a cake displaying the Helpline number. Governor, Lt Gen Edward Davis, was accompanied by the Mayor, Adolfo Canepa and the Convent Staff on the day in order to help raise awareness about Childline Gibraltar and their freephone Helpline

  • Tense time for RG trainers in recent Gambia deployment

    Tense time for RG trainers in recent Gambia deployment0

    Officers and soldiers of the Royal Gibraltar Regiment have been deploying to the Gambia on a bi-annual basis since 2006, but their latest training mission came against the backdrop of political unrest in the west African country. Former Gambian President Yahya Jammeh lost elections last December to Adama Barrow, but refused to back down despite