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What did Gibraltarians do for Christmas?

On Christmas Eve we went out in the City Centre talking to people about their last minute shopping, dinner plans and if Brexit had affected their choices. "I will be spending Christmas with family," said Clayton Busto who was clinging to a number of his bags along with his smiling family.

Would a No Deal Brexit stop us going to Spain?

With the UK staring down the barrel of a No Deal Brexit, Gibraltarians will be wondering what they would need to do to continue going across the border hassle free. Well, while nothing is certain so far with the Theresa May's still to come before the House of Commons in

The changing face of local football

At first glance, the Gibraltar league table might look very much like it did a year ago, with Lincoln Red Imps at the top and Europa just a point behind. They are followed by the usual collection of clubs chasing the two other UEFA Europa League places like St Joseph's,

Four great towns to visit about an hour from Gib

Gaucin Nestled in the mountains above Estepona is Gaucin, one of the biggest white towns in the area. Getting there can be tough, navigating winding roads across a deep valley before scaling the mountainside, arriving at this pearl, it is a sight to behold. Along with that distinct Moorish flavour that

Lucky child to get the chance to lead an orchestra

With 2018 nearly over what better way to start the New Year than with some classical music performed by your children? The Gibraltar Philharmonic Society is bringing over the well-known orchestra, The European Sinfonietta, conducted by James Ham at the John Mackintosh Hall Theatre on 3 January 2019. There will be

Gibraltar gets shared UN voice in war on climate change

While getting the United Nations to see Gibraltar as anything but a colony might be a tough battle, at least within the battle against climate change we are finally getting separate recognition as overseas capital. The move to see Gibraltar included as part of the UK Overseas Territories (UKOT) for the

Over 600 new homes to be built overlooking Eastern Beach

The seemingly never-ending fate of at least part of the Eastside reclamation was finally settled last week as new affordable homes were announced. The Hassan Centenary Terraces will give new families the possibility of owning new flats, with nearly 300 three-bedroom flats to be built. There are four one-bedroom, 158

Government calls out ‘unacceptable’ UN position

Microsoft Word - 780-2018 The Gibraltar Government continues to disagree with the United Nations after the latest 'Consensus' on Decolonisation was published this week. The main point of discord is that the Consensus is based on the Brussels Agreement of 1984, which said talks should be carried out between the UK