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In the past two years the Gibraltar National Museum (GNM) has developed a working relationship with the Faculty of Science at Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU).

The Gibraltar Mental Welfare Society has decided to mark this year's World Mental Health Day in a different way, in the hope that it will emphasise the need for both reflection and action.

As a result of a long-standing investigation, Detectives of the RGP's Criminal Investigation Department yesterday arrested 36 year old Spanish national, Celso David Rodrigo Sanchez, resident in La Linea, Spain, on suspicion of Sexual Assault and Common Assault.

This week, Minister for Telecommunications Sir Joe Bossano is in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, following an invitation from the Commonwealth Telecommunication Organisation to participate in the 58th council meeting and annual ICT Forum of the CTO.

The GHA announces improvements in the stroke and rehabilitation services at St Bernard’s Hospital.

Government reacts to Spanish MEP comments by issuing the following statement:

On Saturday evening, HM Customs officers intercepted a vehicle at the Western Beach car park. A search of the vehicle revealed a total of 160 cartons of tobacco.

The Department of Equality has announced the fifth seminar titled “Working with Families”. This training forms part of its National Autism Strategy; Understanding Autism Series.

Over three hundred parking spaces for commercial vehicles will be put on sale by the Government at the expanded North Mole industrial park. The spaces, which will be advertised shortly, will be divided between 250 covered and 87 uncovered spaces.

After sell out shows in 2016 and 2017 the Gibraltar International Magic Festival is getting ready to make the 2018 edition another year to remember.

Sheila Hancock will be joining the Festival line up for 2018. Sheila won the British Book Award for Author of the Year for her autobiography The Two of Us which she followed with Just Me; and then, aged 81, with her debut novel Miss Carter's War for which she was nominated in the Political Fiction Awards.

The Government’s Chief Secretary, Darren Grech, has written to all public servants to update them on matters relating to Brexit.

Senior representatives from HM Government of Gibraltar participated at the Monaco Yacht Show from 26th to 29th September.

Urban Dance Gibraltar is rebranding itself to Yalta Dance Studio (YDS) as of the 1st October 2018.

Mr Anthony Yusifredo, Chief Fire Officer (CFO) and two other officers recently attended the Emergency Services Show (ESS) in Birmingham, UK.

The Royal Gibraltar Police confirms that at about 8am this morning officers attended to an incident at Sea Shell House in Beach View Terraces.

As part of its commitment to renewable energies, reduction of carbon emissions, improved energy efficiency and air quality, the Department of the Environment, Heritage and Climate Change, in collaboration with the Gibraltar Electricity Authority, announces the launch of the Sale of Power Tender for electricity generated via solar Photo Voltaic (PV) technology.

Following the launch of the Residential Parking Scheme (RPS) Zone 3 on 26th June 2018 and the scheme going live on 11th September 2018, Government are informing the public that the amnesty period which began on 11th September 2018 will conclude on Sunday 30th September 2018.

The Ministry of Health, Care and Justice and the Gibraltar Health Authority have confirmed that, following the press announcement in May 2018, the Well Person Unit will officially open on 8 October 2018.

Jazz FM, billed as the world’s greatest jazz, blues and soul station, will broadcast live from Gibraltar from Monday, November 12th – Friday, November 16th 2018, coinciding with the 6th edition of the Gibraltar Gibunco Gibraltar Literary Festival.