Tuesday, 21 November, 2017

Tag: Gibraltar

ALMOST 15,000 migrants have been rescued off Andalucia's coasts so far this year. According to the maritime rescue service, the figure (14,577), is three times higher than in 2016, overwhelming the region's resources. The number of...

A MURDER investigation is underway after a mother-of-two was stabbed to death in Gibraltar last night. The woman was found in a flat alongside a man in his 40s who also had serious knife wounds. She...

FURIOUS Gibraltarians are demanding stronger action as Spanish fishing boats continue to abuse the Rock’s territorial waters on ‘a daily’ basis. An investigation by the Gibraltar Olive Press has discovered that one boat, the Virgen...

A GROUP of expats have slammed a Costa del Sol removal company and its boss for allegedly failing to deliver goods which they had paid for. Brits claim they have been left thousands out of...

A LEADING tobacco company claims the number of illegal cigarettes being sold in Spain, via Gibraltar, has doubled in a year. Altadis insists 30.3% of the contraband tobacco sold in Spain is coming from the...

BRITS left stranded by Monarch's folding yesterday have been locked out of their hotel rooms and threatened with arrest over the airline's unpaid bills. The UK airline has left 110,000 Brits stuck abroad with emergency...

A SELF-confessed scammer has fled to Gibraltar from Spain with a pregnant woman’s rental deposit, leaving her facing homelessness. Londoner Abdelkarim Moumene, 27, allegedly scarpered with €2,300 in cash after advertising a flat he...

AN Australian has praised the Gibraltar Olive Press after he was reunited with his long lost Gibraltar family. Robert Gascoigne, 80, has been meeting ‘literally dozens’ of estranged relatives on the Rock after a tragic...

SPANISH officials delayed trucks of British aid that was bound for the hurricane hit Caribbean at the Gibraltar border. According to The Sun, five truckloads of disaster relief from the Department for International Development were held...

THE search for a missing man has been called off after a body was discovered on the cliffs below Farringdon’s Battery. Around 100 personnel had been searching for 51-year-old Mark Joseph Santos after he disappeared from...

AN urgent appeal has been launched for a man who vanished from Gibraltar's Seige Tunnels yesterday. Joseph Santos, 51, was last seen in the Upper Rock area shortly after midday on Thursday. He is described as...

A PRO-ISIS website has warned of further attacks in Spain from terror cells still embedded in the country. The Wafa Media Foundation published a statement addressed 'from the Islamic Republic of Spain to the Government...

Farron savages 'utter unfairness' of May denying expats vote in election

The show was to raise money for Grand Battery House

The Madrid band, who have shot to stardom two years ago, are the latest act announced for the MTV Presents Gibraltar Calling festival in September

That is the verdict of Spanish property website Kyero’s Richard Speigal, who said British interest was still strong despite the triggering of Article 50 towards the end of March

Son David Xiberras says his father would have been 'very pleased' with Gibraltar Samaritans launch

Ports around Bay of Gibraltar should be improving our joint products

The Chief Minister admitted he was not 'a big fan' of the idea, but it could be a viable option 'in the future

A spokesperson for Spain's Foreign Ministry insisted that Spain does not recognise maritime spaces belonging to Great Britain unless they are listed in Article 10 of the Utrecht treaty

The Sun has urged its readers to 'make the strength of feeling known on keeping Gibraltar British

It comes after Lord Michael Howard said the UK prime minister would be prepared to show the 'same resolve' as Margaret Thatcher did over the Falklands

Lord Michael Howard implied Theresa May would be willing to go to war over the Rock

Gibraltar has been a British Overseas Territory since 1713 and is home to 30,000 residents
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Major challenges to be faced by Gibraltar's government

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