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Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry of Culture, is opening the nomination process for this year’s Cultural Awards, which aim to celebrate the best of Gibraltar’s arts and culture.

Firefighter Alfred Rovegno received the Gibraltar Award , granted by HE The Governor, Vice Admiral Sir David Steele KBE DL, for services to the support of the emergency services in Gibraltar.

A great deal of work has been carried out by the Department of the Environment in getting our beaches ready for the official bathing season.

The Gibraltar Cultural Services has announced the details for this year’s Classical Concert as part of the Spring Festival. The Summer Gala Concert will be held on Thursday 24th June 2021 at the Convent Ballroom at 8.00pm.

The Driver and Vehicle Licensing Department have issued a Technical Notice to update the public on the latest developments concerning the effect of those changes on the recognition of Gibraltar driving licences in Europe (including Spain) and other requirements motorists should be aware of when driving abroad.

Wizz Air UK is to add extra flights to Gibraltar from London Luton for the month of July, as airlines adjust their schedules at the last moment depending on demand.

His Worship the Mayor, Mr Christian Santos GMD, paid a visit to the Ministry for Business, Tourism, Transport and the Port at the invitation of Minister Daryanani.

EasyJet operated their inaugural service from Edinburgh, Scotland to Gibraltar on Saturday 5th June.

The Ministry of Transport has announced the launch of a new Cycling Promotion Association.

Saturday 5th June marks the celebration of World Environment Day. Over the years the United Nations annual campaign has developed into a global platform for encouraging worldwide awareness and positive action to protect our environment.

Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of H.M. Government of Gibraltar has announced that ASWAD will be performing at the Armed Forces Evening Concert at Grand Casemates Square, on Saturday 19th June 2021.

The Government has said it is pleased to confirm that it will follow the United Kingdom and commemorate HM The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee next year with a double Bank Holiday as well as other events.

The Minister for Culture, The Hon Prof John Cortes MP has today visited the street art mural been produced by Gerry Martinez at the Department of Education Façade, Queensway.

Government has conducted a comprehensive review through the Office of the Chief Secretary of the needs and requirements of each Government Department in providing its services to the general public.

"The statement by the GSD about the ownership of The New People newspaper, suggesting it is owned by Fabian Picardo, is entirely wrong."

As part of Pride Month awareness initiative in order to create more visual awareness regarding LGBTQ+ in Gibraltar, the Ministry of Equality has made arrangements to install LGBTQ+ symbols on some pelican crossings in Gibraltar during the month of June.

The Minister for Culture, the Hon Dr John Cortes MP, will open an exhibition at the Gustavo Bacarisas Gallery on Tuesday 15th June 2021 featuring a selection of the Contemporary Art Collection of the Diputacion de Cadiz.

"I must begin today by thanking outgoing Mayor John Gonçalves for having held the Office during the most difficult year that Gibraltar has gone through in its recent history."

As an equal opportunities employer, the Royal Gibraltar Police has recently announced the establishment of its own LGBT+ Forum as it values diversity and recognises the benefits of having an inclusive workforce.

The 1st June is the start of Pride Month, an event celebrated in many countries around the world. June was designated Pride month to honour those involved in the Stonewall riots. This is considered one of the most important events leading to the Gay liberation movement.