• 52-strong Welsh Choir fundraise with charitable concert

    52-strong Welsh Choir fundraise with charitable concert0

    The Cwmbach Welsh Choir, who will soon celebrate their 100th anniversary, gave a performance on the Rock as part of their annual international tour. The Choir has worked with the Rotary Club Gibraltar to organise a charitable event in aid of ShelterBox, an international disaster relief charity that provides temporary shelter and lifesaving supplies to

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  • 25 years of boat repair on the Rock

    25 years of boat repair on the Rock0

    Czech man Francis RysI has been fixing and renovating boats on the Rock for decades having stayed here since 1993 despite no plans at the time to make this his home. During these years he also took time off to explore and ply his trade in other parts of the world settling in the USA

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  • Father Alex takes over as director of missionary movement

    Father Alex takes over as director of missionary movement0

    Rev. Father Alexander Cauchi promised to continue the work of Father George Grima during his first visit to the Rock. The visit comes over a year after the passing of Fr Grima. Fr Grima founded the ‘Jesus is Thy Neighbour’ movement which inspired GibMissionAfrica. Father Alex is committed to continuing all projects and activities in

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  • The Lake District: From Ice Age to assault course

    The Lake District: From Ice Age to assault course0

    Are you a keen traveller? Or do you enjoy short weekend breaks up the coast? The Chronicle’s weekly travel feature is open for local writers to share their experiences of the places they visit. /strong> By Anna Garcia The Lake District as summed up by one of its own children, William Wordsworth, is “the loveliest

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  • From the Rock to the City

    From the Rock to the City0

    From the Rock to the City, is a new joint exhibition which opens today in the City of London. Fea-turing the works of four artists in including Paul Cosquieri and Karl Ullger it will be held in the offices of EC3 Legal. Leadenhall Street, opposite the landmark building, Lloyd’s of London brings together artists from

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  • Rock stopover for migratory dragonflies

    Rock stopover for migratory dragonflies0

    Hundreds of dragonflies were spotted on the Rock yesterday on their migratory journey south. Migrant Hawkers are often sighted as far north as England and Wales but are common in the Mediterranean and North Africa too. October is usually a good month for spotting the Migrant Hawker dragonfly in Gibraltar, said Dr Keith Bensusan, Director

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