• Govt and Unite agree on Care Workers Industrial Review0

    The Gibraltar Government has, for the past seven months, been engaged in negotiations with Unite the Union and its members employed by the Care Agency to conduct a Care Workers Industrial Review. In a statement yesterday the Government said these meetings have been positive and constructive, with the mutual aim of fully supporting Care Workers

  • City of London braced for jobs exodus following Brexit

    City of London braced for jobs exodus following Brexit0

    London’s powerhouse financial sector finds itself at a critical juncture with Article 50 about to be triggered, as the Square Mile braces itself for a jobs exodus and the potential loss of European trading rights following Brexit. City bosses and politicians have called on the UK Government to secure a transitional deal for the industry

  • Holyrood backs Nicola Sturgeon’s call for second referendum

    Holyrood backs Nicola Sturgeon’s call for second referendum0

    The Scottish Parliament has backed Nicola Sturgeon’s call for the powers to hold a second independence referendum. MSPs voted 69 to 59 to mandate the First Minister to seek permission from the UK Government for a ballot to be held between autumn 2018 and spring 2019. Ms Sturgeon’s minority Scottish Government won the vote following

  • RGP warning on underage drinking

    RGP warning on underage drinking0

    The Royal Gibraltar Police has again flagged the issue of underage drinking as it revealed that in the course of one night, six youngsters had alcoholic beverages confiscated and disposed of by police officers. In a statement the RGP said that during the course of the night of Friday March 24, officers were ‘once again’

  • May meets Sturgeon for talks before triggering Brexit process

    May meets Sturgeon for talks before triggering Brexit process0

    The Prime Minister has held talks with Scotland’s First Minister as she prepares to formally trigger the Brexit process. Theresa May and Nicola Sturgeon met at a hotel in Glasgow for around an hour. The Prime Minister’s visit to Scotland came a day before the Scottish Parliament is expected to pass a vote in favour

  • ‘PALS’ a success, GHA says

    ‘PALS’ a success, GHA says0

    The Gibraltar Health Authority has said its new Patient Advocacy and Liaison Service (PALS) has become an effective means of providing information and guidance on all aspects of the health service and its administrative procedures. PALS, set up in November 2016, is available to members of the community who wish to make an enquiry about