Gibraltar Cultural Services on behalf of the Ministry of Culture is pleased to announce the programme of events for the New Year’s Eve Celebrations. The events that are being organised by Fresh Entertainment will be held on Saturday 31st December 2016 at Casemates Square from 10.30pm to 3am on Sunday 1st January 2017.
"As Lorraine and I approach the end of our first year on the Rock, may I first, take this opportunity to say how deeply humbled, and forever grateful, we are for the Gibraltarian People’s embracing friendship, and your generosity of spirit and deed, from the moment we stepped ashore in January.
Since July 2015, HM Government of Gibraltar has been issuing replacement Electronic Identity Cards free of charge and, so far, approximately 32,500 cards have been issued. This free issue of replacement cards will cease on 31 December 2016. With effect from 1 January 2017, the fee for the issue of first time cards will be £25.00.
Gibraltar Cultural Services (GCS) on behalf of the Ministry of Culture is proud to announce that Kimberley Pecino has recently obtained a qualification accredited by CILIP (Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals) and is now a certified professional librarian.
At a reception held at the International Police Association (IPA) club, Commissioner of Police Eddie YOME, in the presence of His Excellency the Governor Lt General Edward Davis, and the Hon Chief Minister Fabian Picardo, presented the traditional annual staff awards following a process of nominations received from peers and management alike.