• Unite protests over Interserve cuts, with support from No.6

    Unite protests over Interserve cuts, with support from No.60

    Chief Minister Fabian Picardo joined more than 200 workers outside No.6 Convent Place yesterday as they demonstrated against job cuts by the Ministry of Defence contractor Interserve. In a show of solidarity, Mr Picardo joined workers who had marched from the naval base to The Convent, as they brandished banners and chanted ‘Enough is enough’.

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  • Developer breathes new life into Upper Town landmark

    Developer breathes new life into Upper Town landmark0

    The ongoing regeneration of the Upper Town was brought into sharp relief yesterday as the old Police Barracks was formally inaugurated, now fully refurbished into luxury flats called The Arches. The project retains the distinctive arches and colonnades of a building that was once home to Gibraltar’s police officers and their families. “Building in Gibraltar

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  • Child dies in boat collision off Algeciras beach

    Child dies in boat collision off Algeciras beach0

    An eight-year old boy enjoying a boat ride with his father died yesterday after their vessel was rammed by a speedboat. Last night, details of the incident remained sketchy but it appears a rigid-hulled inflatable boat [RHIB] collided at speed with the boat just metres off Getares beach in Algeciras. The RHIB passed over the

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