• Scouts on parade

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    The Scouts Association Gibraltar Branch exercised their Freedom of the City as they celebrated St George’s Day on Saturday led by the Pipes and Drums of the 5th Sea Scouts and Scouts Commissioner Mark Rodriguez. The Scouts marched past Parliament House where the Deputy Mayor John Goncalves took the salute. A number of awards were

  • Athletics training course

    Athletics training course0

    The Gibraltar Amateur Athletics Association liaised with UK Athletics to organise a training course to support the development of athletics coaches in Gibraltar. The Athletics disciplines covered have included High Jump, Hurdles, Shot Putt and Long Jump. The three visiting UK Athletics Coach Educators, David Millett, Colin Allen and Lijana Kazlow also organised a training

  • Song Festival donation

    Song Festival donation0

    Every year, just before the finals night of the Gibraltar International Song Festival, the Festival Committee present a cheque to a local charity. This year, the presentation, was made to the Gibraltar Alzheimer and Dementia Society, in the presence of the Mayor Kaiane Lopez at the City Hall. The picture includes members of the Song

  • Video games theme for fifth Gib face and body painting festival

    Video games theme for fifth Gib face and body painting festival0

    Gibraltar’s fifth annual international face and body painting festival took place over the weekend at the Gustavo Bacarisas Gallery. This year’s theme was video games. The demonstration days saw artists design and paint their models. Some models attended the Bosom Buddies fashion show at Grand Battery House on Friday. One of the models taking part

  • Abandoned ferry sinks in Algeciras

    Abandoned ferry sinks in Algeciras0

    A ferry abandoned in the port of Algeciras took on water in heavy winds last night and began sinking. No one was injured and emergency services in the Spanish city sealed the vessel off with a boom, insisting there was no risk of pollution. The vessel, Panagia Parou, was abandoned several years ago and is

  • UK election likely to see King of Spain’s state visit deferred

    UK election likely to see King of Spain’s state visit deferred0

    The King of Spain’s state visit to the UK is likely to be rescheduled after his country’s foreign minister indicated that staging it during the UK’s general election would not be appropriate. King Felipe VI, accompanied by his wife, Queen Letizia, is due to tour the UK from June 6-8 after it was announced in