• Picardo seeks ‘dialogue, understanding and cooperation’ with Spain’s new PM

    Picardo seeks ‘dialogue, understanding and cooperation’ with Spain’s new PM0

    Gibraltar will seek “dialogue, understanding and cooperation” with Spain’s new Socialist government, Chief Minister Fabian Picardo told the Gibraltar Parliament on Friday. Addressing Gibraltarian MPs, Mr Picardo said the importance to Gibraltar of the political change in Spain “cannot be underestimated”. Mr Picardo, the leader of the Gibraltar Socialist Labour Party, said he had already

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  • Socialists prepare for power as Spanish government set to collapse

    Socialists prepare for power as Spanish government set to collapse0

    By Chronicle Staff and agencies Spain’s Partido Popular government appeared doomed last night to lose a no-confidence vote in parliament, with the centre-left PSOE poised to take power. A Basque nationalist party’s decisive announcement that it would vote in favour of the motion spelled the almost certain end of Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy’s mandate and

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  • Socialists prepare for power as Spanish government set to collapse

    Socialists prepare for power as Spanish government set to collapse0

    Spain’s Partido Popular government appeared doomed last night to lose a no-confidence vote in parliament, with the centre-left PSOE poised to take power. A Basque nationalist party’s decisive announcement that it would vote in favour of the motion spelled the almost certain end of Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy’s mandate and foretold the stunning collapse of

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  • International workshop strengthens controls on trade in endangered wildlife

    International workshop strengthens controls on trade in endangered wildlife0

    HM Customs is currently hosting a three-day workshop on the control of trade in endangered wildlife in collaboration with a number of other international authorities. The workshop, hosted at the University of Gibraltar, was opened on Tuesday by the Chief Minister Fabian Picardo and introduced by Dr John Cortes, Minister with Responsibility for the Environment.

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  • Westside art goes on show

    Westside art goes on show0

    Westside’s art is back at the Fine Art Gallery this week. Tonight sees the official opening of an exhibition which brings together the work of GCSE and A Level students from Westside School and this year for the first time also some students from St Martin’s School. The exhibition which fills both vaults at the

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  • Europa secure path to Europa League with Rock Cup victory

    Europa secure path to Europa League with Rock Cup victory0

    Europa secured their path into the Europa League during a tempestuous Rock Cup Final in which they beat nine man Mons Calpe 2-1. This was the first time that a team outside the top three had reached the final since Gibraltar was allowed an extra place in the Europa League. Mons Calpe, only two season

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