• GSD calls for more police resources to fight drugs

    GSD calls for more police resources to fight drugs0

    The GSD has called for increased resources for the Royal Gibraltar Police in its fight against the Rock’s “rampant drug scene”. In a statement expressing concern and setting out how it would look to tackle the issue the GSD highlighted comments made by the Commissioner of Police Ian McGrail in a recent interview with the

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  • CM ‘ducking £300 million question’, GSD says

    CM ‘ducking £300 million question’, GSD says0

    The GSD has again accused the Chief Minister, Fabian Picardo, of avoiding answering what he has done with the £300 million raised by “mortgaging” local government housing estates. This comes amid an ongoing row between the Gibraltar Government and GSD Opposition over the handling of that £300 million financing package, which the government has robustly

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  • Govt slams GSD stance on Brexit

    Govt slams GSD stance on Brexit0

    The Gibraltar Government last night slammed the GSD over its latest Brexit remarks, insisting the Opposition’s “contradictory statements” add nothing of substance to the debate on Brexit. No.6 Convent Place was responding to a GSD statement in which it called on the Government to explain how it will address the fact that “it appears to

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  • GSD welcomes GFA plans for new stadium

    GSD welcomes GFA plans for new stadium0

    The GSD has welcomed news that the Gibraltar FA has submitted plans for a new national stadium to the Development and Planning Commission. “It is extremely gratifying to see plans that adopt the GSD policy of locating it at Victoria Stadium and not that preferred and promoted by the GSLP/Liberal Government who intended to locate

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  • Government Cannot Shirk Responsibility for Clean Streets, states the GSD

    Government Cannot Shirk Responsibility for Clean Streets, states the GSD0

    Trevor Hammond, GSD environment spokesman has expressed amazement at the Government’s reply to the concerns on the dirt and dilapidation seen around Gibraltar. “To suggest that the GSD is jumping on a Chamber of Commerce led band wagon when the GSD has been raising this concern since last year is laughable,” he states. “It should

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  • Govt says littering is core issue, not cleanliness

    Govt says littering is core issue, not cleanliness0

    The Gibraltar Government last night hit back at GSD criticisms of the cleanliness of Gibraltar’s streets insisting littering is the issue and not the effectiveness of its cleaning programme. In a statement the Government said that in criticising the cleanliness of Gibraltar’s streets, the GSD appear to have jumped on the Chamber of Commerce bandwagon

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