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How Gibraltar could have representation at Westminister

In the post-Brexit world any range of possibilities seem to be on the table. London correspondent, Ken Westmoreland, looks extensively at different options Gibraltar could explore after Brexit. The idea of Gibraltar having its own MP at Westminster, interest in which has increased and declined over decades, has recently garnered support

How a head injury made me see things very differently

If there was one person that linked the chess festival and last weekend’s Gibtalks it was young Stephen A J Whatley. The teen chess sensation pitted his skills against some of the top players in the world only to then talk of the injury that changed his life at Gibtalks on

EXCLUSIVE: How Gibtalks is helping to fuel discussion – Felice

The annual event held this Saturday could be helping mould the way we communicate and how much we listen. This is the opinion of Julian Felice, who for the fifth year running has organised another show to remember for the general public at the John Mackintosh Hall theatre. “Judging by the programme

Walking is my secret, says Gibraltar chess champ

The young man who beat his hero in the Gibraltar chess masters believes walking a few kilometres each day was key to taking the biggest win of his life. Grand Master Vladislav Artemiev, who is ranked in the 41st in the world, pulled off his shock victory with a record 8

Gibraltar youth rising through the ranks to take on chess elite

A total of 11 local young players participated in the Gibraltar Tradewise International Chess Festival. Top player, Stephen Watley, who will feature in an article later this week, faced up to a long list of top chess stars from around the world in the Masters event.At Round 8 Artemiev Vladislav

Why training could help us heal after Brexit

New social work degree could safeguard against a bad border and ensures long-term professionalism. The BA (Hons) in Social Work is a three year course being run out of the School of Health Studies at St Bernard’s Hospital paid for by the Care Agency. “It is the very first time we

When Gibraltar feels like UK

There have been few times in history that the political panoramas of the UK and Gibraltar have so much reflected each other. While in the House of Commons Theresa May hangs on to a deal which has already been voted out, on the Rock, Fabian Picardo defends his Memorandums of

What does our top playwright think about society?

Six short plays directed by Gibraltar's top directors shed some light on how society has lost its way in the eyes of Julian Felice. The Gibraltar playwright showed off some of his latest work at the Bayside Drama Theatre this week. As fans of local theatre we asked Julian first of

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