• Stereophonics to headline fifth GMF2016

    Stereophonics to headline fifth GMF2016

    • May 5, 2016

    Once again music comes to our shores this September – and the eagerly awaited first acts for the fifth edition of the GMF2016 – The Gibraltar Music Festival – have been announced.  The first round of artists sees Welsh rockers Stereophonics topping the bill. They will be joined by Jess Glynne, Rosario, All Saints, KT Tunstall, Foxes,

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  • Gibraltar Pilots bring fresh perspective on port

    Gibraltar Pilots bring fresh perspective on port

    • May 4, 2016

    Ship lovers will be thrilled to see new dramatic footage of vessels docking in Gibraltar. Time lapse sequences posted by Gibraltar Pilots on Twitter show the view from the bridge as the cruise ship Thomson Celebration comes alongside at the Western Arm in the port of Gibraltar. Thomson Celebration pic.twitter.com/qpIkTxXVPD — Gibraltar Pilots (@PilotsGibraltar) May

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  • Happy Birthday from Momy

    Happy Birthday from Momy

    • May 4, 2016

    Former Mayor Momy Levy, a keen Royalist, sent Her Majesty The Queen a 90th Birthday card. It was 15th of April, he says, and he sent it “with all the praise and blessings she duly deserves”. This week Mr Levy was really delighted and excited to receive a card from Her Majesty from Buckingham Palace

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  • At 60, local runner completes marathon in under four hours

    At 60, local runner completes marathon in under four hours

    • May 4, 2016

    Local grandfather Ernest Gracia, 60, recently ran the London City Marathon in under four hours, an achievement that only a quarter of the race runners attain. Mr Gracia’s official time was three hours, 58 minutes and five seconds, and was achieved by “pure willpower” in addition to training correctly and being disciplined. Mr Gracia ran

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  • Vision offers green incentive

    Vision offers green incentive

    • May 4, 2016

    Local entrepreneurs have created a new initiative called ‘Vision Green’ where businesses can brand themselves with an eco-friendly image. The idea is the brainchild of Young Enterprise team ‘Vision’ who have dedicated their business around an ethical and environmentally friendly ethos. The team sell products including wooden flash drives and bamboo phone cases. Vision Green

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  • West End ‘Wicked’ star to perform in Miss Gibraltar 2016

    West End ‘Wicked’ star to perform in Miss Gibraltar 2016

    • May 3, 2016

    One of the leading ladies of the West End, Kerry Ellis, will headline the 2016 Miss Gibraltar pageant. Ms Ellis is the star of major roles in some of the biggest musicals of recent times, including ‘Wicked’, ‘Les Misérables’ and ‘We Will Rock You’. Ms Ellis will star later this year in the UK premiere

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  • Haenow arrives in sunny Gibraltar

    Haenow arrives in sunny Gibraltar

    • April 30, 2016

      Ben Haenow arrived in sunny Gibraltar this afternoon. He is the leading act in tomorrow’s May Day celebrations. The singer won the eleventh series of The X Factor in 2014 and will perform tomorrow night as from 9.30pm on Casemates. He was met at the airport today by members of GCS.    

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  • Evans completes challenge of a lifetime

    Evans completes challenge of a lifetime

    • April 30, 2016

    Gary Evans, recently completed the Marathon des Sables running over 250km across the Sahara Desert within six days and raising around £15,000 for charity. Gary completed the race – labelled as ‘the toughest footrace on earth’ by organisers – in 27th place out of 1,200 runners. He trained for 10 months in the lead up

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  • Over 100 children registered to start in Prior Park School in September

    Over 100 children registered to start in Prior Park School in September

    • April 30, 2016

    Prior Park Gibraltar is on track to open its doors to its first pupils in September this year. Following an extensive recruitment and selection process, they are ready to appoint ten teachers to be the founding staff at Prior Park. From 260 applications, 45 teachers were interviewed both at Prior Park College and here in

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  • LAST FRONT PAGE

    LAST FRONT PAGE

    • April 30, 2016

    La Verdad, the free Campo newspaper, published its last edition yesterday less than three years after its launch. The newspaper published two editions – one in Algeciras, the other in La Linea – and reported daily not just on Campo events but also on Gibraltar.  

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  • Haenow leads the entertainment on May Day

    Haenow leads the entertainment on May Day

    • April 30, 2016

    Ben Haenow arrives on the Rock today and will be the leading act in tomorrow’s May Day celebrations. The singer won the eleventh series of The X Factor in 2014 – you will recall his winning debut single of One Republic’s -Something I Need –  released just in time for Christmas that year and which went

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  • HOME BERTH

    HOME BERTH

    • April 30, 2016

    The first boats began to arrive in the new Mid Harbour Small Boats marina yesterday. The facility, which cost £24m to build, can accommodate up to 700 vessels of varying sizes and includes a number berths fitted out for disabled access. The public road access to the marina also opened to the public yesterday.

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