• New Lib Dem leader makes ‘exit from Brexit’ promise

    New Lib Dem leader makes ‘exit from Brexit’ promise0

    Sir Vince Cable has become the new leader of the Liberal Democrats with a promise to offer voters the possibility of an “exit from Brexit” through a second referendum on EU membership. The former business secretary took up the role after nominations for the post closed without him facing any challengers, becoming, at 74, the

  • A lot left to talk about’ after ‘robust but constructive’ Brexit meeting ends

    A lot left to talk about’ after ‘robust but constructive’ Brexit meeting ends0

    The second round of Brexit talks has ended with “fundamental” disagreements remaining between Britain and the European Union on citizens’ rights and a stand-off over the so-called “divorce bill”. The EU’s chief negotiator Michel Barnier demanded clarification on Britain’s position on the financial settlement by the next round of talks in August but UK officials,

  • GSD reshuffles portfolios

    GSD reshuffles portfolios0

    GSD Leader Roy Clinton yesterday set out his reshuffled shadow cabinet as he expressed confidence that the party will emerge “stronger” and “better” than ever before. “The GSD is not dead by any stretch of the imagination nor are we in disarray,” Mr Clinton told the Chronicle. The reshuffle of shadow portfolios was agreed by

  • Hassan Nahon signals political plans

    Hassan Nahon signals political plans0

    Independent MP Marlene Hassan Nahon yesterday set out her plans for a new ‘political movement’ as she declared that Gibraltar “sorely needs an alternative”. In an interview with GBC, Mrs Hassan Nahon said her collective will represent a “voice for change” in a “unified way” and at a “grass-roots and political level”. Although she declined

  • GSD announces reshuffle of shadow portfolios

    GSD announces reshuffle of shadow portfolios0

    The GSD has announced a reshuffle of shadow portfolios. The changes were agreed by GSD Leader Roy Clinton in consultation with his fellow MPs and come in the wake of Daniel Feetham’s recent deceision to step down as party leader. “This reallocation of responsibilities ensures that we can best hold Government to account according to

  • Garcia keeps Gibraltar on Westminster’s Brexit agenda

    Garcia keeps Gibraltar on Westminster’s Brexit agenda0

    Deputy Chief Minister Dr Joseph Garcia briefed UK ministers and opposition MPs on Gibraltar’s concerns about aviation and the border against the backdrop of Brexit. The meetings were the latest round of discussions in an ongoing Gibraltar Government initiative to ensure Gibraltar is kept on the Westminster radar as the UK embarks on the process