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An important delegation of Members of the UK Parliament will be coming to Gibraltar this year for National Day.

The Youth Service are organising another fundraising event for the Life Skills Project.

A group of twelve youngsters and four Youth Workers from Gibraltar Youth Service recently returned from a five day trip to London.

West View Park will open to the public between 19.00 and 00.00 on National Day for a clear view of the National Day Fireworks Display.

As part of its programme of improving its exhibits, the Gibraltar Museum has received two commissioned works which have immediately gone into display.

Gibraltarian actress, singer song-writer and renowned author Carmen Gomez together with accomplished poet David Bentata will be leading the contingent of local participants in this year’s edition of the Gibraltar Gibunco Literary Festival.

Government have issued a statement where it notes the ESG’s latest concerns regarding LNG bunkering.

The Ministry of Culture have announced that the main headline act at this year’s Jazz Festival will be JOSE FELICIANO.

Authors Giselle Green, Paula Byrne, John Bentley, Horatio Clare, historian Bettany Hughes and artist Barbara Rae will be taking part in the forthcoming edition of the 2016 Gibunco Gibraltar International Literary Festival.

Seven Seas Explorer, an Explorer-class luxury American cruise ship, paid its inaugural call to the port of Gibraltar on Friday 2nd September.

On Friday 19th August, the Gibraltar Financial Services Commission (GFSC) and other Gibraltar organisations wore shorts to work to raise awareness and funds for Prostate Cancer Support Group Gibraltar.

BBC Radio 4 is bringing its Sony award-winning series Mark Steel’s in Town to Gibraltar on Thursday 22nd September, for a recording in the spectacular St Michael’s Cave.

The Ministry of Business and Employment and the Employment Service find gainful employment opportunities for 147 individuals.

The Trustees of the Calpe House Charitable Trust would like to thank the Gibraltar Youth Service young people and staff for their fundraising efforts towards the appeal.

The Government and the SDGG have jointly hosted the annual National Day reception for local sporting and cultural associations.

The Care Agency’s Waterport Terraces Day Centre for the Elderly yesterday held a certificate presentation for their New Friends Project.

The Chief Minister, Fabian Picardo, has written to the Speaker of the Parliament giving notice of a Motion which he intends to move as a Government Motion at the resumed meeting of the Parliament, which reads as follows:

Two Divers from the Department of the Environment and Climate Change have recently qualified as Scientific Divers.

A group of eleven students from Bayside and Westside were briefed by the Deputy Chief Minister Dr Joseph Garcia this afternoon before they visit the European Union institutions in Brussels later this week.

It’s been another fun packed summer for the Gibraltar Youth Service. Members from all four clubs have been involved in a number of activities over the months of June, July and August.