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His Excellency the Governor, Lieutenant General Edward Davis CB CBE KStJ, and Mrs Davis, in association with the Department of Education, have announced the 2018 official Christmas card design competition for school children in Gibraltar.

Over several years, the Charity Committee of the Royal Gibraltar Police (RGP) has worked with and supported the Gibraltar Youth Service.

There was an extraordinary session of the Cabinet on Saturday in order to update Ministers about the continuing negotiations for Gibraltar and the United Kingdom to leave the European Union.

This Saturday 13th October, local steering group ‘No More Shame’ (NMS) invites the people of Gibraltar to march for the women who have been silenced and shamed for far too long over having had abortions.

The Department of the Environment, Heritage and Climate Change would like to inform anglers that the Bluefin tuna fishing season in British Gibraltar Territorial Waters will close at 12 noon on Monday 15th October 2018.

Minister Cortes and Minister Linares have this morning visited the street art mural been produced by Paul Bush at the tunnel leading to the Alameda Gardens.

The Deputy Chief Minister Dr Joseph Garcia delivered an address at the Liechtenstein Institute for Self-Determination in the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University.

The Gibraltar Youth Service is celebrating the success of 10 newly locally qualified trainees, who have completed the ‘Understanding Youth Work skills’ training course.

Representatives from the joint Unite and Equality Rights Group Pro-Choice Campaign have been at Westminster this week to bring attention to the Gibraltar Government Command Paper proposals on abortion. 

The Gibraltar Mental Welfare Society would like to thank all those who took the time out of their day to support the Silent Walk.

Local charity Positive Pathways is celebrating one year of providing support to people who have experienced mental health difficulties in the past, enabling them to train, gain experience and develop their self-confidence within employment. 

The Deputy Chief Minister Dr Joseph Garcia has highlighted the importance of raising the profile of Gibraltar in the United States of America at an event in New York with the Gibraltar American Council.

A meeting of the The Gibraltar Contingency Council (GCC), took place on the 10th October, to review security and civil contingency matters.

The Gibraltar Health Authority’s first-ever dedicated Child and Adolescent Psychology Service will commence in January 2019. This psychology service represents a Gibraltar-specific format based on the NHS’s Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services, known as CAMHS. This important announcement is timed to coincide with World Mental Health Day.

An Open Day will be held at the Gibraltar Exhibition of Modern Art Gallery (GEMA) to celebrate the 3rd anniversary of the gallery and to present to the public a new exhibition.

Government have said it has had to redeploy its Ministerial team to match the pace of the continuing negotiations for the United Kingdom and Gibraltar to leave the European Union.

Clubhouse Gibraltar will be hosting a 'Golden Oldies' Charity Dinner Dance on Friday 26th October 2018, at Boyds, from 08:30 till midnight.

Government have said it will be providing additional air quality monitoring in the North District and that it follows a commitment made by the Minister for the Environment and is consistent with calls for such monitoring over the years from environmental groups, notably the ESG.

Gibraltar Cultural Services and the Ministry of Culture, the Media, Youth & Sport has announced the creation of street art murals at Castle Steps.