• Charity starts young at Bishop Fitzgerald

    Charity starts young at Bishop Fitzgerald0

    Pupils from Bishop Fitzgerald School presented nearly £5,000 to different charities at an assembly. The money was raised by the pupils through various events held throughout the year. Cheques were presented to the Prostate Cancer Support Group Gibraltar, which received £3,646; Autism Support Group, which received £300; Cancer Research UK, which received £330; Breast Cancer

  • Action4Schools raises £18,000 during Christmas campaign

    Action4Schools raises £18,000 during Christmas campaign0

    Action4Schools Christmas campaign has raised £18,000 that will go towards the construction of seven water wells in Sierra Leone. Over winter season Action4Schools Sierra Leone held four raffles of lottery tickets which raised £10,000. The charity raised a further £8,000 with the sale of their chocolate Santa’s. It is estimated the water wells will be

  • British Forces Gibraltar supports Movember

    British Forces Gibraltar supports Movember0

    For the fourth year running British Forces Gibraltar supported Movember and once again asked for willing ‘Mo Bros’ to endure a shave-free month throughout November. All contestants were encouraged to sign up with the Princess Royal Medical Centre (PRMC), post pictures of their shaven faces on day 1 and raise sponsorship money. The event concluded

  • GBC Open Day raises £123,000, and counting

    GBC Open Day raises £123,000, and counting0

    This year’s GBC Open Day raised over £123,000 for numerous local charities, with money still coming in. The Open Day event saw a car raffled off, the traditional treasure hunt and a fundraising effort in Main Street. Radio Gibraltar kicked off the event with a live broadcast from the Piazza where volunteers gave up of

  • Alwani foundation thanked with artworks

    Alwani foundation thanked with artworks0

    ‘Bird Song’, ‘Luna Ascending’ and ‘Emerald Rock’ are three works of art which have been presented to Kishin Alwani as Chairman of the Kishin Alwani Foundation in appreciation of his support for local art. Ambrose Avellano, Shane and Dalmedo and Paul Cosquieri presented the works together with a pebble painting by Matija Sapundjieska this week

  • Biking Over Yonder

    Biking Over Yonder0

    Motor biker Stephen Matthews recently departed Gibraltar to cross the Strait into Morocco as he continues his journey around the world on two wheels. Mr Matthews is raising money for Katharine House Hospice in the UK, a place that took care of his mother as she fought the battle she eventually lost with cancer. He