• Feetham writes to Corbyn over “antiquated” view of overseas territories

    Feetham writes to Corbyn over “antiquated” view of overseas territories

    • January 27, 2016

    GSD Leader Daniel Feetham has written to the Leader of the Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn because of the implications his comments regarding the Falkland Islands could have on Gibraltar. This comes after Mr Corbyn said the UK should look for an “accommodation” with Argentina over the Falkland Islands. Mr Feetham said that “while the comment

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  • Andalusian hockey clubs to challenge Spain’s Gibraltar hockey ban

    Andalusian hockey clubs to challenge Spain’s Gibraltar hockey ban

    • January 27, 2016

    Andalusian hockey clubs will call on the Junta de Andalucia and the regional hockey federation to challenge an edict from the Spanish Government banning them from contact with Gibraltar, the Chronicle understands. The chairman of a major hockey club in Andalucía, who asked not to be named because of possible repercussions from the Spanish Government, claimed

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  • First DPC meeting of 2016 today

    • January 27, 2016

    The Development and Planning Commission’s first meeting of 2016 takes place at the John Mackintosh Hall this morning as from 9.30am. Some of the major items on the agenda to be discussed relate to Rosia Bay, John Mackintosh Square and the LNG power station. Developers for Rosia Bay have filed a revised application and an

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  • Community urged to participate in debate on same sex marriage

    Community urged to participate in debate on same sex marriage

    • January 26, 2016

    Supporters on either side of the same sex marriage debate have reached out, individually, to members of the community and called on people to express their views on the Command Paper ahead of this Friday’s deadline. A draft letter was circulated in many of Gibraltar’s churches over the weekend by a group of young people

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  • Top international delegates talk sport in Gibraltar

    Top international delegates talk sport in Gibraltar

    • January 26, 2016

    Gibraltar is hosting a series of meetings of the executive board of the Commonwealth Games Federation this week, in a landmark event for the Rock. This is the first time that Gibraltar acts as host for the international board of the Commonwealth Games since becoming one of its first members in 1958, according to Joe

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  • Missing American found in Florida

    Missing American found in Florida

    • January 26, 2016

    An American man who ‘disappeared’ from his Ocean Village moored boat to which was pinned a ‘blood stained note’ has been found alive and well living in Florida. Royal Gibraltar Police officers have located the 32-year old man who was last seen in Gibraltar in early September of 2015. According to an RGP statement the

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