• Gibraltar poets urged submit works for Anthology

    Gibraltar poets urged submit works for Anthology0

    Gibraltar poets are being called upon to have their works published in the ‘Anthology of Contemporary Gibraltar Poets in May next year. The book will be a collection of poetry written locally with an aim to raise the profile of literature on the Rock. The anthology is managed by the Independent Writers and Artists Project

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  • GSD ‘fails to answer key abortion questions’, Govt says

    GSD ‘fails to answer key abortion questions’, Govt says0

    The Gibraltar Government has accused the GSD of failing to answer key questions surrounding its stance on abortion. The two have been locked in a process of exchanging statements on the subject, with each accusing the other of misrepresenting core positions in this delicate, sensitive debate. In the latest salvo the Government said it notes

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  • Pro-choice petition at Piazza today

    Pro-choice petition at Piazza today0

    Members from the “No More Shame” campaign will be at the Piazza today collecting signatures for a petition asking the Government of Gibraltar to decriminalise abortion. The pro-choice campaign group is also calling on the Government to “provide safe, legal and accessible abortion services, within an appropriate legislative framework, determined by women’s healthcare needs and

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  • Consultation for a command paper on abortion

    Consultation for a command paper on abortion0

    The Gibraltar Government will commence a process of discussion and consultation with a wide cross-section of the community before issuing a command paper on abortion. This process of consultation will include, but will not be limited to, pro-life and pro-choice groups who have already made their views publicly known and who have already met with

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  • Crack down on noise and pollution, Chamber tells Govt

    Crack down on noise and pollution, Chamber tells Govt0

    The Chamber of Commerce has called on the Gibraltar Government to impose harsher conditions on contractors who breach noise limits at construction sites. In its annual report the business network highlights a number of environmental issues including how noise levels in Gibraltar have increased enormously in recent years. Most data collected and published by the

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  • Pro-Life group champions ‘pragmatic, positive’ alternatives to abortion

    Pro-Life group champions ‘pragmatic, positive’ alternatives to abortion0

    A new group calling itself the Gibraltar Pro-Life Movement has been set up locally. In statement the group says it is independent of political persuasion but wants to engage the community at large, including the Government and Opposition parties, in offering pragmatic and positive alternative solutions to abortion. The group points out that it is

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