• Trinity House unveils cutting edge technology for Gibraltar’s iconic lighthouse

    Trinity House unveils cutting edge technology for Gibraltar’s iconic lighthouse

    • March 16, 2017

    Gibraltar’s Trinity Lighthouse at Europa Point, which has kept mariners safe for 176 years, has been fitted out with modern LED beacons capable of beaming light 18 nautical miles out to sea. Trinity House, the General Lighthouse Authority responsible for the operation of Europa Point, said the new equipment unveiled yesterday is expected to last

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  • Loreto students quiz the CM

    Loreto students quiz the CM

    • March 15, 2017

    Year 6 pupils from Loreto School have interviewed the Chief Minister as part of the BBC’s School Report. The pupils asked questions, arranged studio lighting in No6 Convent Place and operated the two TV cameras. The resulting footage will now be sent to the BBC as part of this BBC project which involves young people

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  • Fatboy Slim joins MTV line up

    Fatboy Slim joins MTV line up

    • March 15, 2017

    Fatboy Slim is the latest act to join MTV Gibraltar Calling line up. The announcement was made today that the 90s star would join the line-up which so far also includes Craig David, Midge Ure andf the Village People. Fatboy Slim helped establish the big beat genre to achieve mainstream popularity in the 1990s and

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  • Gib to be starting point for Eurafrica Trail

    Gib to be starting point for Eurafrica Trail

    • March 15, 2017

    Gibraltar will be the starting point for the Eurafrica Trail 2017 – the first mountain race in the world to be held between two continents and three countries. The Government made the announcement at a press conference held yesterday at the Tercentenary Sports Complex by Ministers Dr John Cortes and Steven Linares and Eurafrica representative

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  • Jodie and Janella ready for the Miss Gib experience

    Jodie and Janella ready for the Miss Gib experience

    • March 9, 2017

    Two more contestants yesterday signed on for the Miss Gibraltar 2017 pageant. Jodie Garcia, 24, and Janella Robba, 19, were the second and third contestants to officially sign on to the pageant at the GEMA, Gibraltar Exhibitions of Modern Art Gallery in Montagu Bastion. The ladies were excited and nervous, but happily posed for photographs

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  • GJBS BECOMES CALPE HOUSE CORPORATE SPONSOR

    GJBS BECOMES CALPE HOUSE CORPORATE SPONSOR

    • March 8, 2017

    The Managing Director and three Senior Managers of GJBS presented Albert Poggio of Calpe House with a cheque for £10,000 as part of a three year deal which will see GJBS become a corporate sponsor of one of the Calpe House suites. The said room will be named the “Glenn Pearce Suite” after the late

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  • Youth  Clubs head to Spain for day out

    Youth Clubs head to Spain for day out

    • March 8, 2017

    Members of all four local Youth Clubs accompanied by their Youth Workers were treated to a fun packed day out recently in nearby Spain. The participants spent the morning at a popular trampoline park where they were able to test their gymnastic abilities and release some energy in a positive manner. This was followed by

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  • Stylos win all group sections and three top awards at GIDF 2017

    Stylos win all group sections and three top awards at GIDF 2017

    • March 7, 2017

    13 year old Italian dancer Marek Pisanu from Danza Damaris was the overall winner in the 15th edition of the Gibraltar National Dance Festival. The young dancer performed his solo piece in the gala night of the festival on Saturday at the John Mackintosh Hall Theatre where he obtained top marks winning the main prize

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  • Over £31,000 for Cancer Relief charity

    Over £31,000 for Cancer Relief charity

    • March 7, 2017

    Cancer Relief Gibraltar has received over £31,000 from Morrisons. Since 2013 Cancer Relief has been one of Morrisons chosen local charities. The money was raised from a variety of events and in store initiatives held throughout the year. Yesterday the charity received a grand total of £31,200. £15,000 of the monies raised was from the

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  • First contestant for 2017 Miss Gibraltar pageant

    First contestant for 2017 Miss Gibraltar pageant

    • March 7, 2017

    Emma Buttigieg is the first contestant to sign on for the Miss Gibraltar 2017 pageant. Recruitment for the pageant began three weeks ago and organisers are searching for more ladies aged between 17 and 25. 21 year old Emma posed for photographs yesterday and walked the runway at the Gibraltar Exhibitions of Modern Art Gallery

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  • Nearly £4,000 for Cancer Relief Pancake Day

    Nearly £4,000 for Cancer Relief Pancake Day

    • March 4, 2017

    Cancer Relief Pancake Day has so far collected £3,729. This year for the first time, in addition to all the restaurants, businesses, groups and families who participated, the charity held its own event at Grand Battery House thanks to the generosity of the Royal Gibraltar Regiment. This was the fourth year the charity raised funds

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  • Med Step challenge for Miss Gibraltar 2016

    Med Step challenge for Miss Gibraltar 2016

    • March 3, 2017

    Miss Gibraltar 2016 Kayley Mifsud has challenged herself to climb the Med Steps 10 times in a bid to raise £4,000 for the Calpe House Trust. Kayley is following in the footsteps of personal trainer Paul MacGregor who completed the challenge earlier this year. Paul has already begun coaching her and has prepared a training

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