• DPC clears ‘bold and cool’ Devil’s Tongue development

    DPC clears ‘bold and cool’ Devil’s Tongue development0

    Outline planning permission for the mixed use 19-storey development at Devil’s Tongue Queensway was granted yesterday, with seven members of the Development and Planning Commission giving the project the green light. One member opposed the scheme and two abstained. During yesterday’s meeting of the DPC both the applicant, Hepta Limited, and the architect, WSRM Architects,

  • City walls come to life during history walk

    City walls come to life during history walk0

    Gibraltar’s city walls have kept the enemy at bay for centuries and yesterday local children found out just exactly how they did that as they took part in ‘Walks through history’. The ‘Walks through history’ events are run by the Gibraltar Museum and form part of this year’s summer sports and leisure programme. Yesterday, a

  • Plans filed for Old Town residential project

    Plans filed for Old Town residential project0

    Plans have been filed for a major project to develop residential properties in the Old Town between Flat Bastion Road and Prince Edward’s Road. Bado’s Garden Development Ltd has filed an outline planning application for the proposed extension and re-development of residential properties and ancillary areas at 52/58 Flat Bastion Road, 3/5 and 9/11 Bado’s

  • A heritage site worth protecting

    A heritage site worth protecting0

    The Conservation works on the emblematic heritage fortifications of Southport Gates will ensure the wall does not weaken or become destabilised so that it continues to be protected for future generations. Marcello Sanguinetti from the Department of Heritage explained how some plants were removed to protect the walls. However, the removal itself was not a