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The RGP have confirmed that a 56 year-old local resident Andrew Grey, a British National, has been charged with 1 count of taking and publishing indecent images of children, and 3 counts of possession of indecent images of children.

Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry of Culture, came together with the John Mackintosh Educational Trust to bring a leading UK organisation, the Young Shakespeare Company, to Gibraltar, as part of its cultural development and educational programme.

As of 21 May 2018, evening GP clinics started in the PCC. Two new highly experienced part time GPs have been recruited to provide this long anticipated and much requested service.

British Airways today announced an increase in the number of services between London Heathrow and Gibraltar for the forthcoming winter 2018 season.

Government have today announced that Prof Daniella Tilbury will be Gibraltar's first Commissioner for Sustainable Development working closely with the Minister for Heritage, Environment, Energy and Climate Change.

Gibraltar’s surrounding waters have been described as a ‘natural laboratory’ for the study of marine science by an expert marine biologist.

Minister Isola addressed the annual Token Summit in New York last Thursday on Gibraltar’s proposed framework for Token offerings.

The Ministry for Equality have announced a donation by the Guardian Angel Foundation of ten tablets with specialised communication software.

Gibraltar Cultural Services have announced that Naomi Martinez has been selected to represent Gibraltar at the Berlin artist residency.

The Government of Gibraltar have reacted to an article in the Times of Malta in relation to Bet365, which they claim contains 'several important and material inaccuracies.'

The design for St Anne's School, which will be built at Laguna Estate on the site of the present Notre Dame School and next to the new Notre Dame , by Orfila Architects, was signed off on Friday by St Anne’s Head Teacher Pat Duarte and acting Director of Education Lilli Gomez.

The Minister for Health, Care and Justice, the Honourable Neil F Costa MP, has said he is pleased to note the publication, on the Gibraltar Courts Service website, of an “Easy to read guide” to Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPA), together with blank templates for an Health and Welfare LPA and for a Property and Financial LPA.

Albert Isola, Minister for Commerce HM Government of Gibraltar has expressed his delight at the announcement that ProximaX Ltd. has chosen to incorporate its company in Gibraltar because of the new distributed ledger technology (“DLT”) Regulatory Framework that commenced in January 2018 and which provides a conducive environment for DLT businesses.

The Deputy Chief Minister Dr Joseph Garcia has told the visiting cross-party group of UK parliamentarians that Gibraltar will not cede an inch of our sovereignty, jurisdiction and control.

Government have announced that, as part of the STTPP and in keeping with HMGoG’s policy of encouraging sustainable alternative modes of transport, consideration is being given to the creation of cycling lanes in various suitable locations.

A group of just under 20 Peers and MPs attended an early breakfast briefing hosted by Chief Minister Fabian Picardo in the House of Commons this morning.

A cross-party group of UK parliamentarians arrived in Gibraltar today on a two-day working visit. The visit takes place against the backdrop of the negotiations for the United Kingdom and Gibraltar to leave the European Union, which means that it will centre on Brexit issues.

Children at St Mary’s First School have been exploring how sound is made during their music lessons and have learned how to reduce, reuse and recycle during school assemblies.

The Ministry of Health and the Gibraltar Health Authority have announced the introduction of a comprehensive Sexual Health Service to provide a confidential and non-judgmental service. This new centralised service will allow patients access to an experienced and professional source of advice to help them make informed choices for their family planning.

Members of the Public and Media are invited to watch a Ceremonial Guard Mount outside the Convent at 11am on Saturday 19th May 2018.