• Spanish police seize 6,000lb of marijuana heading to UK and Netherlands

    Spanish police seize 6,000lb of marijuana heading to UK and Netherlands0

    By Associated Press Reporters Spanish police say they have seized 2,700kg (6,000lb) of marijuana bound for the UK and the Netherlands. The Interior Ministry said Civil Guard officers in Barcelona arrested 25 people in the operation, which the ministry said was the largest seizure of marijuana in Spain. The statement said the marijuana was grown

  • Govt and GSD clash over state of roads

    Govt and GSD clash over state of roads0

    The GSD yesterday levied stern criticism at the Gibraltar Government for the way in which the Rock’s roads and pavements have been allowed to deteriorate and, what it claims, is a lack of effective programme of repairs. But, in hitting back yesterday evening the Government insisted that the GSD’s criticism was “opportunistic”. In a statement

  • New school bus service announced

    New school bus service announced0

    The Government of Gibraltar has announced the introduction of a school bus service which will come into operation next Monday. The new service is in keeping with the recommendations of the Sustainable Traffic, Transport and parking Plan (STTPP) and has been introduced following customer feedback which suggests that scheduled buses are often full to capacity

  • All set for ‘Traffic Free Tuesday’

    All set for ‘Traffic Free Tuesday’0

    Tomorrow will mark Gibraltar’s second ‘Traffic Free Tuesday’, an initiative by the group Sustainable Gibraltar to encourage people to leave their cars at home for one day. Last month was the first event with the group aiming to raise awareness of their campaign and in turn have more participants. “There are definitely people out there

  • Traffic jammed as Spanish taxi driver strike continues

    Traffic jammed as Spanish taxi driver strike continues0

    Traffic is still snarled in some of Spain’s biggest cities as striking taxi drivers extend their protest against ride-hailing services. Hundreds of taxis have spent a fourth consecutive night parked on the Gran Via, one of Barcelona’s main roads, while dozens of protesters slept in tents along Madrid’s Paseo de la Castellana. The protesters want

  • Govt tweaks Zone 2 parking scheme

    Govt tweaks Zone 2 parking scheme0

    The Gibraltar Government has outlined plans to modify the Residential Parking Scheme (RPS) Zone 2 to try to test other parking concepts. According to the Minister for Transport, Paul Balban, the changes aim to maximise the usage of Gibraltar’s limited public parking stocks and take into account the feedback received from stakeholders since the launch