• Four-day course puts young people’s mental health at the forefront

    Four-day course puts young people’s mental health at the forefront0

    Dr Pooky Knightsmith, a UK-based child and adolescent mental health specialist and author, has completed a four day training programme delivered to professionals who work with young people on the Rock. The bespoke training was based on the results of phase 1 of a study conducted in Gibraltar schools. Over 260 delegates attended the course

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  • Star Farrugia crowned Miss Gibraltar 2018

    Star Farrugia crowned Miss Gibraltar 20180

    The Miss Gibraltar 2018 pageant saw three contestants vie for the crown, with Star Farrugia awarded the title this weekend at the one hour-long event. The audience cheered as Miss Farrugia walked the runway for the first time as the reigning Miss Gibraltar. Just moments after she was crowned, Miss Farrugia told the Chronicle she

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  • Hundreds of migrants rescued in the Strait of Gibraltar

    Hundreds of migrants rescued in the Strait of Gibraltar0

    Hundreds of migrants were rescued by Spanish authorities in the Strait of Gibraltar in recent days, with authorities in Tarifa having to equip a municipal gym to accommodate them once on land. With reception centres increasingly under strain, Tarifa’s municipal authorities, working alongside the Guardia Civil, the police, the Red Cross and the Spanish maritime

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  • Awareness campaign celebrates the gift of blood

    Awareness campaign celebrates the gift of blood0

    The GHA’s Blood Donation Department yesterday celebrated World Blood Donor Day at Casemates Square, with members of the public volunteering to register as potential donors. Queues of people could be seen patiently waiting to sign up. The successful event saw people have their blood tested to assess their potential to donate. There are currently 2,000

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  • Passing Out

    Passing Out0

    Recruits from the Royal Gibraltar Police and Gibraltar Defence Police marked the start of their policing careers at a Passing Out Parade in John Mackintosh Square yesterday evening. During the parade, the new recruits were inspected by the Governor, Lieutenant General Edward Davis, and by RGP Commissioner of Police Ian McGrail and Justice Minister Neil

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  • La Linea and Gibraltar to host international women’s football event

    La Linea and Gibraltar to host international women’s football event0

    Gibraltar and La Linea are to host a friendly international women’s football tournament aimed at promoting the sport while fostering cross-border regional cooperation. The tournament will bring together some of the top women’s football teams from across Europe and North America in what is hailed as “a bid to increase co-operation between regions through sport,

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