• A book to ‘win at the game of life’

    A book to ‘win at the game of life’0

    A book by well known local businessman Kenneth Castiel entitled ‘The Hero and the Villain within’ was launched on Monday evening at the University of Gibraltar by Chief Minister Fabian Picardo. In the presence of the Governor Lt Gen Edward Davis, Government Ministers, guests and family, Mr Castiel said his book, which had been two

  • Local poet to launch new book in London

    Local poet to launch new book in London0

    By Joe Adamberry Gabriel Moreno is no stranger to our thriving poetry scene and earlier this year launched his second CD album ‘Farewell Belief’ which he has toured extensively in the UK. Mr Moreno is now poised to launch a bilingual poetry book in London next month. After two years of composing, editing and translating,

  • Pilot captain completes ‘dream’ Gib landing

    Pilot captain completes ‘dream’ Gib landing0

    Pilot Captain Matt Lloyd fulfilled his ‘white whale’ dream of flying the RAF’s Boeing C17 Globemaster III into Gibraltar for the first time on Thursday evening. The cargo plane was on the Rock for logistic reasons, dropping off some passengers, exercise and operational freight before returning to RAF Brize Norton the Air Force base in

  • Over 70 youngsters receive Duke of Edinburgh awards

    Over 70 youngsters receive Duke of Edinburgh awards0

    Over 70 young people received their Duke of Edinburgh Bronze, Silver and Gold Awards at a ceremony held at the Convent. The Secretary-General of the International Award Foundation, John May, praised Gibraltar as one of the most successful award schemes due to the high uptake on the Rock. Mr May and the Regional Director of

  • MTV stars to attend Gib festival

    MTV stars to attend Gib festival0

    The producers of MTV Presents Gibraltar Calling music festival have announced that some of their top TV personalities will be coming to Gibraltar to attend the music festival. First up will be MTV’s lead presenter, Becca Dudley, who is famed for interviewing the world’s biggest music artists, celebrities and beyond – including Pharrell Williams, Cameron

  • Tel Aviv chosen to host Eurovision song contest

    Tel Aviv chosen to host Eurovision song contest0

    The Eurovision Song Contest will be held in Tel Aviv next year, organisers have announced. The Israeli government initially insisted on holding the competition in Jerusalem but following a backlash over the US recognition of Jerusalem as its capital and a fear of boycotts, it dropped the demand. A Eurovision spokesman said they chose Tel