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A referendum will be held in Gibraltar on Thursday the 23rd June 2016 on whether the United Kingdom should remain a Member State of the European Union.

The Gibraltar Health Authority is still inviting nominations for the 2015/16 staff awards programme from patients, patients’ relatives, carers and friends who have received or witnessed the provision of excellent care either to themselves or others.

As announced by the former Mayor Cdr AD Lima MBE Rd*RNR the scope of the Mayor’s Award Scheme was widened.

In preparation for a trip to the United Kingdom in July, the Youth Service spent an exciting weekend at the Gibraltar Retreat Centre for the sixteen young people that are involved.

The Parasol Foundation in collaboration with The Gibraltar Academy of Music and Performing Arts (GAMPA) on behalf of the Ministry of Culture are proud to announce “The Parasol Foundation Scholarship Programme”.

Commissioner of Police Eddie Yome CPM is attending the 9th annual conference on Border Security in Rome, Italy.

Officers of the Operations Division have, on Wednesday the 17th of February, arrested a nineteen year old local man on suspicion of being in possession of a firearm.

Officers of the Crime and Protective Services Division have seized a substantial quantity of tobacco valued at approximately £110,000.

The Government notes the statement issued by the Small Boat Owners’ Association and wishes to clarify a number of issues in that statement.

A delegation from the Congress of the United States of America is in Gibraltar.

At a reception to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Gibraltar Women’s Association, the Chief Minister, the Hon Fabian Picardo QC, paid tribute to the Association’s historic achievements for Gibraltar’s society and the important role that the Association continues to play.

Laguna Youth Club invited its younger members for a Valentine’s Day themed disco.

Officers of the Crime and Protective Services Division are investigating the unexplained death of a man whose body was discovered on the 15th February 2016.

H.M. Government of Gibraltar would like to remind purchasers of homes at Beach View Terraces and Mons Calpe Mews that the developments have included specific energy efficient technologies which contribute significantly to the A energy rating of all flats.

FULL NAME:  Kayley Mifsud
AGE:      23    
STAR SIGN:  Taurus
OCCUPATION:  HSSEQ Co-ordinator
COLOUR OF HAIR:  Light Brown
COLOUR OF EYES: Green

FULL NAME:  Jeslyn Ferrary
AGE:      24    
STAR SIGN:  Pisces
OCCUPATION:  Teacher
COLOUR OF HAIR:  Brown
COLOUR OF EYES: Hazel

The Board of the Gibraltar Health Authority (GHA) last week ratified the previously approved policy on the use of acupuncture as a modality (method) of treatment for GHA patients.

The Commissioner of Police Eddie Yome today presented commendations to members of the RGP Investors in People (IIP) project team, namely, Chief Inspector Paul Richardson and HMGoG Administrative Officer Erika Delaney-Gomez who is a member of the RGP civilian support staff.

Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry of Culture, is pleased to announce that the 2016  Gibraltar Drama Festival will take place from Tuesday 15th to Saturday 19th March 2016.