• From a dream to a reality

    From a dream to a reality0

    Local gamer Keiron ‘Scoom’ Prescott saw his life change when he made his hobby into a professional career as an e-sports player. Mr Prescott who was at one time working in a civil service took the bold step of quitting his job to pursue gaming full-time. A move that has seen him travel the world,

  • ‘Amsterdam has taken a small piece of my heart’

    ‘Amsterdam has taken a small piece of my heart’0

    In this week’s travel feature, local tourism graduate Amy Celecia takes a stroll down a street in Amsterdam, peering at the city’s canals. by Amy Celecia Amsterdam, the city with outstanding picturesque canals every corner you turn. Lined by the tilting buildings which are the backdrop for Amsterdam’s historical museums, vintage-fi lled shops and hyper

  • A look into this year’s cultural calendar

    A look into this year’s cultural calendar0

    Davina Barbara has recently joined the team at the Gibraltar Cultural Services as its Cultural Development Officer and with this new role will be looking at developing yearly events as well as fostering new initiatives. Mrs Barbara is well known in the community for her work as a Broadcast Journalist at GBC, a career she

  • Gibraltar poets urged submit works for Anthology

    Gibraltar poets urged submit works for Anthology0

    Gibraltar poets are being called upon to have their works published in the ‘Anthology of Contemporary Gibraltar Poets in May next year. The book will be a collection of poetry written locally with an aim to raise the profile of literature on the Rock. The anthology is managed by the Independent Writers and Artists Project

  • James Gracia climbs Ama Dablam in aid of Alzheimer’s and Dementia

    James Gracia climbs Ama Dablam in aid of Alzheimer’s and Dementia0

    James Gracia undertook a gruelling challenge in climbing Himalayan mountain Ama Dablam in aid of the Gibraltar Alzheimer’s and Dementia Society. So far Mr Gracia has raised £2,600 of this £3,000 target, and is still accepting donations. Retired Major James Gracia was unable to summit Ama Dablam due to weather conditions and the passing of

  • Polar Bear Swim

    Polar Bear Swim0

    The annual Catalan Bay Polar Bear swim saw hundreds people jump into the cold water on Boxing Day morning. Many people attended the event to raise funds and awareness for their respective charities. This year’s swim was Brexit themed with organiser John Walker encouraging people to bring a Union Jack flag with them to the