• Ocean Village fun day raises over £650 for GibSams

    Ocean Village fun day raises over £650 for GibSams0

    A “leprechaun family fun day” was held at Ocean Village in aid of GibSams Charity last Saturday. GibSams are the Gibraltar Samaritans who work within the local community to aid people who are distressed and in need of emotional support by providing an anonymous helpline for people to talk without prejudice. With St. Patrick being

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  • Argus insurance supports Research RICC

    Argus insurance supports Research RICC0

    Argus Insurance has donated to Research into Childhood Cancer (RICC) as one of its two chosen charities which receive support throughout the year. The money raised is as a result of fundraising activities organised by the company’s charity committee. Michelle Vennard, Chair of the Argus Insurance charity committee said: “We are thrilled with the amount

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  • The Care Agency Celebrate World Social Work Day

    The Care Agency Celebrate World Social Work Day0

    The Care Agency celebrated ‘World Social Work Day’ at an event held at the Family & Community Centre, on March 19. Natalie Tavares, CEO (Ag) of the Care Agency, said that this marked a very significant day in the year, where Social Workers in Gibraltar and across the world stand together to celebrate, and reflect,

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  • Gibraltar and Irish musicians rehearse for ‘Unconquered’ charity concert

    Gibraltar and Irish musicians rehearse for ‘Unconquered’ charity concert0

    Rehearsals are ongoing this week for a charity concert with performances by opera singer Wynne Evans, the Band and Drums of the Royal Gibraltar Regiment and the Band of the Irish Guards. The concert, called Unconquered, will celebrate the RG’s 80th Anniversary and will raise funds for Pathway Through Pain as well as the benevolent

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  • It was 50 years ago today…

    It was 50 years ago today…0

    John Lennon and Yoko Ono, who would have thought they would get married in Gibraltar? It was not meant to happen but it did. It was close to mid-morning – a day just like today – when Slim Simpson, the Chronicle’s photographer at the time, out of the blue received a phone call that would

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  • Poems selected for Gibraltar anthology

    Poems selected for Gibraltar anthology0

    Some 30 works from local poets have been selected to feature in the Anthology of Gibraltar Poetry that will be published later this year. The Anthology has been created in a bid to raise the profile of literature on the Rock and will be published later this year. The Independent Writers and Artists Project [IWAP]

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