• Francis to open Vatican archives on wartime Pope Pius xii

    Francis to open Vatican archives on wartime Pope Pius xii0

    Pope Francis said he has decided to open up the Vatican archives on Second World War-era pontiff Pius XII, who has been accused by Jews of staying silent on the Holocaust. Francis told officials and personnel of the Vatican Secret Archives that documents would be open to researchers starting on March 2 next year. Pius

  • GFRS deals with fire at Old Incinerator

    GFRS deals with fire at Old Incinerator0

    A gas explosion developed into a fire at the Old Incinerator site on Europa Advanced Road at approximately 7.30 on Tuesday evening. No one was hurt in the fire. The Gibraltar Fire and Rescue Service received an emergency call at 7.38pm. The GFRS responded with two appliances and eight fire fighters as per its pre-determined

  • Westminster to prevent May from running down Brexit clock, says Starmer0

    Shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer has said that Westminster will be forced to step in to prevent Theresa May from running down the clock before the Brexit date. The Labour MP said that Parliament will have to intervene with a “hard stop” over concerns Mrs May will attempt to leave MPs with a choice

  • GSD meets business and union reps

    GSD meets business and union reps0

    The GSD recently met with the Chamber of Commerce to discuss issues of relevance to business and industry. In the same week the GSD also met with Unite the Union to discuss the union’s 14 Point Manifesto for Change which it recently presented to the Government. According to the Opposition, the meeting with the Chamber

  • Unite calls for end to ‘skills shortage’

    Unite calls for end to ‘skills shortage’0

    Unite the Union has called for immediate action on Gibraltar’s “skill shortage”, insisting that efforts need to be made to strengthen long term job opportunities for the youth. In a statement the union flagged, how, for some time now it has been raising the issue and warning about the lack of pathways to employment for

  • Three new gynaecologists for GHA

    Three new gynaecologists for GHA0

    The Gibraltar Health Authority has recruited three new full-time Consultant Gynaecologists over the past year. All three are experienced senior consultants from the UK National Health Service, each with more than 20 years of service. The team now comprises three full-time and one part-time Gynaecologist. In a statement the GHS said the doctor’s general gynaecology