• Raising Alzheimer’s awareness this World Alzheimer’s Month

    Raising Alzheimer’s awareness this World Alzheimer’s Month0

    The Gibraltar Alzheimer’s and Dementia Society held its annual World Alzheimer’s Awareness Day on Saturday outside the Cathedral of St Mary the Crowned. September marks the sixth global World Alzheimer’s Month, an international campaign to raise awareness of dementia and challenge stigma. Chairperson of GADS Daphne Alcantara said a day like Saturday was always a

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  • Moorish Castle goes green

    Moorish Castle goes green0

    The Moorish Castle went green this weekend as the charity Mito Action attempted to break a Guinness Book of World Records in order to raise awareness about Mitochondrial Diseases. Over the course of the weekend the aim was to lighting up 55 world monuments in green lights. 55 monuments, because it was 55 years ago

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  • Sir Vince Cable says he is ‘plausible’ candidate for prime minister

    Sir Vince Cable says he is ‘plausible’ candidate for prime minister0

    Liberal Democrat leader Sir Vince Cable has insisted he is a credible candidate to be the next prime minister. Despite heading a party with just 12 MPs, Sir Vince said he could replace Theresa May in Downing Street. The Lib Dem leader told BBC1’s The Andrew Marr Show: “I think it’s perfectly plausible, actually. “As

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  • THE US WILL BE ‘STEADFAST ALLY’ TO THE UK DURING BREXIT, REX TILLERSON PLEDGES

    THE US WILL BE ‘STEADFAST ALLY’ TO THE UK DURING BREXIT, REX TILLERSON PLEDGES0

    The United States will be a “steadfast ally” to the United Kingdom during the Brexit process, Rex Tillerson has declared. The US Secretary of State, who was in London for talks with Boris Johnson and Theresa May, said Washington would stand by Britain as it faces the “unique challenges” of leaving the EU. Mr Tillerson

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  • Girling sends National day message

    Girling sends National day message0

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    • September 9, 2017

    Conservative MEP Julie Girling has sent the people of Gibraltar a message of congratulation and support ahead of National Day this weekend. The celebrations on September 10 will commemorate Gibraltar’s first referendum of 1967, in which Gibraltarians were asked whether they wished to either pass under Spanish sovereignty or remain under British sovereignty. Mrs Girling,

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  • Relief efforts under way on islands left devastated by Hurricane Irma

    Relief efforts under way on islands left devastated by Hurricane Irma0

    • News
    • September 8, 2017

    Relief efforts are under way on islands devastated by Hurricane Irma, with one British territory being “pummelled” overnight and another declaring a state of emergency. Some already-ravaged areas are preparing for further possible damage as a second hurricane travels through the Atlantic. Medical supplies and other aid is being flown from the UK to the

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