• ERG and Unite pay tribute to ‘ordinary working people’ in local society

    ERG and Unite pay tribute to ‘ordinary working people’ in local society0

    The Gibraltar Mental Welfare Society was among those bestowed with an Independent Civil Society award at a ceremony at the Gibraltar Garrison Library yesterday. For the second year now, Unite the Union joined the Equality Rights Group in celebrating the event which also honoured individuals including Bart Van Thienen, Nadine and Alicia Muscat, Nouayba Lamrani,

  • Ready to cook

    Ready to cook0

    Local chef Vicky Garcia Bishop is representing Gibraltar at the Brighton Food Festival where she will cook for 60 people today including festival organisers at the inauguration dinner this evening. Ms Garcia Bishop will bring a taste of Gibraltar, Iberia and North Africa to ‘Jeremy’s Restaurant’, a fine dining establishment in West Sussex. Tonight’s event

  • Gib’s Flower Show, keeping with tradition

    Gib’s Flower Show, keeping with tradition0

    Displays ranging from scarecrows wearing hula skirts to the traditional Japanese pressed plant and flower art, Oshibana, fill up a flower-scented room in John Mackintosh Hall this week as part of this year’s Gibraltar Flower Show. The displays opened to the public yesterday afternoon following the judging and continue today all day. The winners of



    Gibraltar’s first photography festival by the Gibraltar Digital Photography Club is going on throughout this week across Gibraltar. There are public displays at different locations on the Rock including Casemates, the Gibraltar Airport, the Cruise Terminal and the Alameda Gardens. On Casemates there has been great interest from locals and tourists alike. The displays will

  • Six local acts confirmed for MTV Gib Calling

    Six local acts confirmed for MTV Gib Calling0

    Six local bands have now been confirmed for MTV Presents Gibraltar Calling in September. Some of Gibraltar’s well know bands – Jetstream, Afterhours, Reach, Angelwings, The Layla Rose Band and The Undesirables 141, have been added to the line-up for the Rock’s next music festivalat the Victoria Stadium on Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 September.

  • All set for this year’s Gibraltar Flower Show

    All set for this year’s Gibraltar Flower Show0

    This year’s Flower Show organised by the Gibraltar Horticultural Society takes place tomorrow and Thursday at the John Mackintosh Hall. Judging for the public spaces, gardens, balconies and patios has already taken place and the winner of the terraced garden category was won by Ernest Montado. Pat Sutton won for her patio display and Bathsheba