• RAF Gibraltar pays tribute to veteran who served on the Rock

    RAF Gibraltar pays tribute to veteran who served on the Rock0

    RAF Gibraltar had the opportunity to commemorate the service of an RAF veteran who returned to the Rock, 73 years after he was last here. Roy Moore, a former serving Airman visited RAF Gibraltar during a short stopover in Gibraltar on Tuesday. Mr Moore was 22 when he served with 202 Sqn RAF. At the

  • GSD appoints new Chairman and Membership Secretary

    GSD appoints new Chairman and Membership Secretary0

    GSD Leader Keith Azopardi has announced the appointment of a new party Chairman and Membership Secretary effective from May 3, 2018. Freddie Ballester will become party Chairman , succeeding Robert Vasquez who is stepping down. Mr Ballester is well-known in GSD circles having formed part of the executive and core group of party activists in

  • RG soldier parachutes for charity

    RG soldier parachutes for charity0

    Royal Gibraltar Regiment Junior Soldier (JS) Travis Martis recently conducted a tandem parachute jump to raise money for charity. JS Martis, who is just 17-years old, is currently attending the Army Foundation College (AFC) in Harrogate. In order to qualify for the jump, he had to raise £300 for the Army Benevolent Fund. The jump,

  • Spring Festival Logo competition winners announced

    Spring Festival Logo competition winners announced0

    The Gibraltar Spring Festival Logo competition saw some 366 entries across the adult and junior division display their drawings at the John Mackintosh Hall. This year saw 16 people awarded highly commended certificates, with Steven Aguilera awarded the first prize. Mr Aguilera was absent at yesterday’s event and will collect his certificate at a later

  • In green campaigning, ESG starts to ‘upcycle’

    In green campaigning, ESG starts to ‘upcycle’0

    Local environment group ESG, well known for campaigning to highlight reusing, reducing and recycling, has now taken its green agenda further and started to “upcycle”, with team members producing bags from used goods. Sustainability is also a key factor as the group prepares for this year’s annual Clean up the World day on September 29,

  • Top of the Rock

    Top of the Rock0

    Gibraltar’s new skywalk tourist attraction has been open for some weeks now being enjoyed by people and monkey’s alike. The attraction, which offers 360 degree views, was opened last month by Mark Hamill, the Hollywood legend best known for his role as Luke Skywalker. Pic by Johnny Bugeja