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The Gibraltar Health Authority has announced the installation of a new mammography system at St Bernard’s Hospital’s Radiology Department.

The European Commission has published a call to Member States and stakeholders to ensure that all necessary preparedness and contingency measures are in place in the event of a no deal Brexit.

Government will proceed tomorrow to debate the Bill to amend the Crimes Act 2011. The Bill will only come into effect, however, dependent on the result of a referendum to be held on Thursday 19th March 2020.

The Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry of Culture have announced the details for this year’s Classical Concert as part of the National Celebrations. The concert will be held on Tuesday 3rd September 2019 at St Michael’s Cave at 8pm.

Government have announced that the application process will commence as of tomorrow at 9am. Applicants can apply online via www.bobpelizamews.gi, where all relevant information is available including the pricing of all apartments and the terms and conditions upon which these properties will be sold.

Government have said it agrees that public buildings need to be adequately refurbished and maintained and that it is determined to carry this out in an organised and effective manner and not leave the problem for future generations to deal with.

Government will be extending the timeframe for responses to the Consultation Paper on the Regulation of Personal Transports.

The plans for the new Bishop Fitzgerald School have now been completed and agreed by the school and were signed off on Friday 5th July.

In keeping with Government’s environmental objectives and with the view of keeping our beaches and the sea, free from plastic contamination, ‘Bubbles’ the environmentally friendly plastic eating fish will be resident at Eastern Beach as from today.

The international pop sensation, Enrique Iglesias, will perform at Gibraltar Calling 2019 on Saturday 7th September.

The Ministry for Infrastructure and Planning have announced that the use of Redibikes during the Island Games will be free of charge for all users.

Members of Dolphin’s Youth Club, aged 16-19 years old, have recently returned from an educational and cultural experience in Krakow, Poland.

Government congratulates Simon Debono and Martin Graffione on the successful completion of the Post Course Assessment Criteria of the National Standard Instructor Qualification (NSIQ), which has consolidated their skills and competence as instructors of the Bikeability Course.

Stewart Harrison, Head of Physics at Bayside School, who has been successfully running the Cyber Centurion Programme in Gibraltar, was invited to present at the Save the World (Wide Web) conference at Chester University.

Representatives of the Committee of the NASUWT met with the Chief Minister yesterday for an initial round of negotiations in relation to the Union's Pay Adjustment claim.

Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry of Culture, has launched the Cultural Awards to celebrate the best of Gibraltar’s arts and culture.

A multi-agency team from the UK’s Emergency Services recently deployed to Gibraltar to deliver Joint Emergency Services Interoperability Principles (JESIP) training to Strategic, Tactical and Operational Commanders.

As the summer season is now in full swing, the Ministry of Equality would like to remind the public of the different accessibility facilities available at its beaches.

Government has today announced the sale of the flats in the affordable housing scheme at Chatham Views. This is the third such scheme to be announced after those at Hassan Centenary Terraces and Bob Peliza Mews.

The Organising Committee of the Gibraltar 2019 NatWest International Island Games has announced Casais (Gibraltar) Limited as a Platinum Sponsor.