• Governor puts focus on the community

    Governor puts focus on the community0

    The Governor, Lieutenant General Edward Davis, has praised the Gibraltarian community describing it as “an example to the World of how to co-exist in hope”. Lt Gen Davis was speaking on Christmas Day as he delivered his annual message as part of a GBC broadcast. In doing so he reflected on the importance of dialogue.

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  • UK Armed Forces Minister welcomes ‘positive milestone’ as new legislation is commenced

    UK Armed Forces Minister welcomes ‘positive milestone’ as new legislation is commenced0

    Gibraltar’s new Armed Forces Act was commenced yesterday as the Governor, Lieutenant General Edward Davis, signed off on the legislation in the presence of the UK’s Minister for the Armed Forces, Mark Lancaster, and Chief Minister Fabian Picardo. The siding took place during a ceremony on board the Royal Navy destroyer HMS Diamond. “This really

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  • RNGS holds ‘brew up’ at Naval Base

    RNGS holds ‘brew up’ at Naval Base0

    The Royal Navy Gibraltar Squadron held a ‘brew up’ yesterday at the naval base in aid of SSAFA, (Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association) with its Lady Sponsor, the Governor’s wife, Lorraine Davis. The Governor, Lieutenant General Edward Davis, accompanied his wife on the visit and joined in by having a cup of tea. The

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  • Winners announced for autumn poetry and bookmark competition

    Winners announced for autumn poetry and bookmark competition0

    The annual Poetry Competition attracted 233 entries this year with Levi Attias receiving the prize of overall winner. The Governor Lt Gen Edward Davis and the Minister for Culture Steven Linares presented the awards for both the Poetry and Bookmark competitions yesterday evening at the Convent. At the prize giving Lt Gen Davis was formally

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  • Governor’s Coin for Chronicle’s Mascarenhas

    Governor’s Coin for Chronicle’s Mascarenhas0

    Alice Mascarenhas, the Chronicle’s former Deputy Editor, has received a Governor’s Coin in recognition of her dedication to journalism for over four decades. Ms Mascarenhas, who also previously worked as a broadcaster at GBC, retired last month but will continue writing for this newspaper. As well as regular features, she will write a weekly column

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  • UK Cadet Force Band tour the Rock

    UK Cadet Force Band tour the Rock0

    The UK Cadet Force Bands toured the Rock this week in a bid to set up a Gibraltar Cadets Corps of Drums. The Gibraltar Cadets had only three days of preparation before performing at Piazza in front of the Governor, Lt Gen Edward Davis, Mayor Kaiane Aldorino Lopez, and former mayors. The visit was part

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