• Davis condemns Labour over ‘cynical’ bid to block ‘only viable plan’ for Brexit

    Davis condemns Labour over ‘cynical’ bid to block ‘only viable plan’ for Brexit0

    Brexit Secretary David Davis has accused Labour of a “cynical political exercise” to undermine the “only viable plan” to deliver withdrawal from the European Union. His attack came as MPs clashed in the House of Commons over the Government’s flagship Brexit Bill, which Labour has denounced as an undemocratic “power grab” by ministers. Meanwhile, it

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  • ESG calls for tighter controls on Campo industry0

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    • September 5, 2017

    The Environmental Safety Group has called for stricter environmental standards and monitoring for industrial activity in the Campo de Junta. The group was reacting to reports last week that the Junta de Andalucia and authorities in the Campo are investigating strong fuel smells that have affected Algeciras on several occasions during the summer. “It beggars

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  • RGP dispels rumours of ‘machetes’ found in Victoria Stadium complex

    RGP dispels rumours of ‘machetes’ found in Victoria Stadium complex0

    The Royal Gibraltar Police have moved to dispel rumours regarding security concerns at the MTV Gibraltar Calling music festival. In a statement the RGP said it is aware of rumours spreading that ‘machetes’ have been found concealed in the vicinity of the Victoria Stadium complex. It added that these rumours have clearly generated concern amongst

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  • Guardia Civil arrests money laundering gang in the Campo

    Guardia Civil arrests money laundering gang in the Campo0

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    • September 1, 2017

    Guardia Civil officers have arrested a gang in the Campo de Gibraltar that allegedly laundered the proceeds of drug trafficking. The group, described as “a family clan”, was based in Palmones and Los Barrios and its members openly displayed signs of wealth despite being insolvent. According to the Guardia Civil, the gang funnelled cash from

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  • Safety review after glass pane hits car at Waterport Place

    Safety review after glass pane hits car at Waterport Place0

    A pane of glass from Waterport Place crashed to the ground yesterday during the installation process, hitting a vehicle and prompting an urgent meeting to review safety at the site. Longhorn Management Company Ltd, which is responsible for the building, confirmed there were no injuries as a result of the accident. The building has suffered

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  • Path cleared for cemetery maintenance

    Path cleared for cemetery maintenance0

    Works to clear vegetation at the cemetery started last month and workers predict the project will take until November to complete. In June this year Dr John Cortes, the minister with responsibility for the cemetery, announced a maintenance programme to tackle the cemetery’s overgrown state. The Gibraltar Government then entered into a contract with Greenarc

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