• Breastfeeding awareness

    Breastfeeding awareness0

    The Breastfeeding Association held an awareness day outside the ICC yesterday with support from the Minister for Equality, Samantha Sacramento. The association is currently engaging with establishments as part of its promotion campaign to encourage women to breast-feed in public and to encourage establishments make them feel more comfortable. Last week, Ms Sacramento amended the

  • GRA raises awareness of data protection

    GRA raises awareness of data protection0

    The Gibraltar Regulatory Authority raised awareness of the recent changes to data protection law yesterday at their annual event held at the Piazza. Over the past couple year’s data protection law has seen many changes due to the recently enacted General Data Protection Regulation [GDPR]. The GRA’s staff were on hand yesterday answering questions from

  • From Belfast to Gibraltar for Samaritans

    From Belfast to Gibraltar for Samaritans0

    A cyclist who has travelled 2,000 miles from Belfast as part of a charity challenge will be arriving on the Rock tomorrow. 60-year old Ken Bamford has been raising funds for the Samaritans and was joined by local Samaritan Ian Howes for the last 50kms. His journey began at his front door, then cycling across

  • The ‘Two-Stroke’ challenge from Santander to Gib

    The ‘Two-Stroke’ challenge from Santander to Gib0

    A group of friends will be travelling from Santander, Spain to Gibraltar on motorcycles in aid of the Alzheimer’s Society. The group will be riding on classic motorcycles and will avoid dual carriageways along the trip. The ‘Two-Stroke’ challenge will take place over eight days in June, setting sail to Santander from the UK on

  • Rocking Yellow

    Rocking Yellow0

    Clubhouse Gibraltar held a rock concert and fun day to raise awareness for mental health. The Minister for Health and Care, Neil Costa, gave a speech at the event having recently announced the introduction of a mental health nursing degree to be delivered locally. The event held last Saturday was a fun day for all

  • Sun Awareness

    Sun Awareness0

    Cancer Research UK Gibraltar Branch held a skin cancer awareness stall at the Piazza last Saturday. The stall aimed to inform the public about sun safety, ensuring that people understand the importance of applying sun cream regularly and keeping out of the sun during peak hours. Pic by Johnny Bugeja