Sunday, August 9, 2020


PICTURED: Brit who killed family in Gibraltar after taking cocktail of drugs

Evidence suggests John Shannon, from Liverpool, stabbed his wife and two children to death before cutting his own throat

History guaranteed at Gibraltar’s The Rock Hotel

The grand dame of Gibraltar has put up everyone from Winston Churchill to Errol Flynn

Arrest made in Gibraltar murder case

A 42-YEAR-OLD British man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering Carolina Lishman. The suspect was arrested at St Bernard’s Hospital where he is recovering from...

Gibraltar government under fire for lack of ‘clarity’ or comment on controversial al-Assad sale

Independent MP Marlene Hassan Nahon insisted the government needed to explain the deal to show it has a ‘moral conscience’, rather than burying it under ‘layers of legal jargon’

Gibraltar police act fast to arrest fine-payers on drug money suspicion

Six Spanish national were accused of paying the £10,000 fine with black money as it was all handed over in cash at Windmill Hill Prison.

Footballing giantkiller believes home advantage and lady luck could help Gibraltar give the Irish a fright on Saturday

THE man whose goal led to one of the biggest upsets in Scottish football history believes that Gibraltar have a chance against...

Gibraltar steps up travel rules for ‘grave threat’ posed by newly named Coronavirus

Stricter measures are being put in place to fight Coronavirus after it emerged ten people recently arrived from Asia are in 'self-isolation' on the Rock.

No deal Brexit risks for British in Spain and Gibraltar, detailed in leaked UK Government report

The secret Yellowhammer documents have suggested British citizens travelling to the EU will be limited to 90-day stays and subject to tighter passport checks

‘Tourism decline, six-hour border queues and ambulances stuck in traffic’ – the predictions in Gibraltar Government’s Brexit guide OUT...

he daily movement of people and goods across the Frontier would be ‘abnormally disruptive’

Gibraltar biker wielding replica submachine gun arrested as police issue terrorism warning

A police statement added that the Rock’s terrorism threat is currently ‘substantial’, meaning that ‘an attack is a strong possibility’

End of an era’ to be marked at midnight by the singing of EU anthem at Gibraltar frontier

Despite 96% of the Rock’s population voting to remain in the EU, Brexit will be marked with the lowering of the EU flag and singing of 'Ode to Joy' tonight.

WATCH: Chief Minister opens centre to help rescue people from the distress of mental illness

The newly refurbished Clubhouse will provide ‘hope, dignity and opportunities’ to mentally unwell people, according to its CEO.

BREAKING: Schools to become child care centres from next Monday

Gibraltar's schools will close up this Friday after dropping attendance, instead being used for children to have a place to stay while parents are at work.

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Sunbathers warned again after being seen at beaches in Gibraltar

PEOPLE have been reminded that sunbathing is not allowed as more people took to the beaches to escape the hot weather with active cases at eight.

COVID-19: Gibraltar begins to return to ‘normal’ after months in lockdown

There are now 11 active cases of COVID-19 on the Rock and over 9030 tests have been done on its population. Vehicle arrivals into the rock is down by 63% compared to last year.

Gibraltar attractions fully reopen after months of COVID-19 closure

THE Gibraltar National Museum and World Heritage Site Viewing Platform at Europa Advance Batteries have fully reopened after months of lockdown-forced closure. 

Ocean Village development will feature first ‘green wall’ in Gibraltar

Development will feature ‘green technology’ never seen before in Gibraltar

Gibraltar power cut plunges Rock into darkness as damaged gear blamed

Gibraltar Electric Authority blames Montague substation switch machinery

Construction recommences at La Reserva in Sotogrande for first time since 2008

The groundbreaking announcement will see the completion of the final stage of infrastructure

Shop around the Rock!

With big British high street brands sharing Main Street with historic family-run emporiums, shopping in Gibraltar is one of a kind.

The Gibraltar Literary Festival is set to welcome a host of entertainers and academics

The festival has written itself a permanent place on the Rock’s fast-growing cultural calendar.