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Mount Alvernia, the home of many residents living with Dementia and the largest residential care home for the elderly, has been lit in purple to mark World Alzheimer’s Day.

Minister for Health and Care, the Hon Samantha Sacramento, has marked World Alzheimer’s Day by joining residents of Mount Alvernia for their ‘Memory Laps’ followed for a cup of tea and chat in keeping with this year’s theme ‘Let’s Talk about Dementia.’

The Royal Gibraltar Police has included Disability Equality and Customer Care Training in its current training programme for all RGP officers.

Today, the Minister for Health has launched an online Patient Satisfaction Survey to obtain feedback from users of the Primary Care Centre.

Gibraltar Cultural Services (GCS), on behalf of the Ministry of Culture have launched a new video archives portal, ‘Culture TV’.

Government has today informed the public that a female cross frontier worker in her 40s has died from COVID-19.

One positive case of COVID-19 has been identified within Westside School.

The Gibraltar Financial Services Commission (GFSC) has today announced a number of important updates to the jurisdiction’s bespoke Distributed Ledger Technology Providers (DLT) regulatory framework Guidance Notes.

Clubhouse Gibraltar will be running a sale at their Charity Shop from 21st September to 2nd October.

The Government has today published its first updated Technical Notice which aims to guide citizens and businesses in the event that it is not possible to conclude an agreement which covers the future relationship of Gibraltar with the European Union.

St John Association Gibraltar has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the office of Civil Contingencies where they have agreed to transport positive or suspected positive cases of COVID- 19 as and when required by Civil Contingencies.

The Office of Fair Trading (OFT) in collaboration with HM Customs, the Director of Public Health, and the Environmental Agency has issued public awareness guidance on the matter concerning Multi-Level Marketing (also known as Network Marketing) businesses.

The Government has announced today that the integrity of Parliament House in Main Street will be restored to its former glory. This follows the decision to take back the commercial premises on the ground floor and return the area to its original use.

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and following the Business Employee Assistance Terms (BEAT) measures announced by the Government , the Income Tax Office has updated the method for submitting P8 returns for 2019/2020.

The Cairns Cup, aka 'The Billy' is a bi-annual competition organised by British Inclusive Golf, for golfers with a range of disabilities and with participating teams from Europe and the USA.

Following last week’s visit to the Primary Care Centre, the Minister for Health, the Hon Samantha Sacramento MP has arranged for all frontline GHA staff to undertake Customer Care training to support and assist them in handling calls and some of the difficult situations in which they find themselves.

Government has said it would like to highlight the extensive political support received by UK Leaders this National Day, despite this year's differences.

The Government of Gibraltar warns over media speculation arising from reports in Spanish press, as Gibraltar enters the final stages of Brexit negotiations before the December deadline.

HM Customs Enforcement and Marine Units seized one vehicle with 650 cartons of cigarettes.

As from Monday 14th September arrangements for over 70s and vulnerable people who wish to exercise in a sheltered environment using the ‘Golden Hour’ and ‘Silver Time’ will change due to the end of the bathing season.