• Rees-Mogg urges PM to resist pressure to impose abortion law reform on N Ireland

    Rees-Mogg urges PM to resist pressure to impose abortion law reform on N Ireland0

    Theresa May should resist pressure to impose reform of abortion laws on Northern Ireland, prominent Conservative backbencher Jacob Rees-Mogg has said. Following last week’s overwhelming vote in favour of legal abortion in the Republic, the PM has faced calls from within her own party to deliver similar rights to women north of the border. Labour’s

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  • Another protest outside Naval Base

    Another protest outside Naval Base0

    Members of the Ministry of Defence MT section yesterday staged a one hour protest outside the Naval Base over privatisation concerns. In a statement Unite the Union explained: “Our members of the MOD MT Section, (drivers) have been historically paid three hours for pre-planned out of hour’s tasks.” “About two weeks ago, a policy has

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  • Campo protests against drug crime

    Campo protests against drug crime0

    Hundreds of people gathered in the centre of Algeciras yesterday in a demonstration calling for tougher measures to clamp down on drug trafficking in the area, which many believe is out of control. The protest brought together politicians from across the political spectrum, law enforcement unions, NGOs and citizens demanding a greater law enforcement presence

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  • Ahead of Campo protest, Guardia Civil seizes 2.5 tonnes of drugs

    Ahead of Campo protest, Guardia Civil seizes 2.5 tonnes of drugs0

    Guardia Civil officers seized yet another large haul of cannabis resin yesterday, on the eve of today’s planned demonstration in Algeciras against the impact of the drugs trade on communities in the Campo de Gibraltar. Officers moved in after spotting a rigid-hulled inflatable boat approaching the coastline near Tarifa to unload the drugs. They seized

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