• The Gibraltar Vault website goes live

    The Gibraltar Vault website goes live0

    Gibraltar Vault, one of the most prestigious and exclusive wine storage facilities in the world, is now accepting account applications from collectors. Anyone wishing to store their private cellars, can now do so, in the state-of-the art facility located inside the Rock. The Gibraltar Vault website is now live and collectors can register a storage

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  • Chamber questions planning decision on tourism investment

    Chamber questions planning decision on tourism investment0

    The Gibraltar Chamber of Commerce has questioned the planning decision to postpone new tourism investment, warning that if Gibraltar fails to invest in its tourist product the sector will decline. This comes after the Development and Planning Commission deferred an application to invest in a new, larger and more modern cable car to take visitors

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  • Spain seeks contingency plans with tour operators in case of no-deal Brexit

    Spain seeks contingency plans with tour operators in case of no-deal Brexit0

    Spain’s tourism minister, who is meeting with British tour operators in London this week, said she is working on contingency plans to ensure that 18 million British visitors a year can still reach Spain in the event of a “no-deal” Brexit. Reyes Maroto, the Spanish minister for trade, industry and tourism, has met this week

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  • Spanish tourism chief warns over ‘disaster’ of no-deal Brexit

    Spanish tourism chief warns over ‘disaster’ of no-deal Brexit0

    By Neil Lancefield, Press Association Travel Correspondent in Seville A no-deal Brexit would be “a disaster” for Spain, the country’s UK tourism chief has warned. Javier Pinanes, director of Spain’s tourist office in London, acknowledged that travel disruption caused by the UK and the European Union failing to negotiate an agreement would be “a really

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  • Plans filed for major cable car revamp

    Plans filed for major cable car revamp0

    MH Bland has filed a planning application to rebuild the Cable Car, one of Gibraltar’s top tourist attractions. The company is seeking permission to demolish the existing upper and lower cable car stations and the three towers. It hopes to replace them with a new station building, two towers and a new cable car system.

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  • Upper Rock and beach improvements

    Upper Rock and beach improvements0

    Works on improving sites around the Rock and our beaches continue as part of the continuing programme by the Department of Environment. Stones have been removed from Eastern Beach, rocks from the shore at Little Bay and sand has been deposited at Camp Bay, “always with great care so as not to negative affect marine

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