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Ministry Of Business and Employment and Ministry Of Health, the Environment, Energy and Climate Change welcome and support Young Enterprise Business Green Initiative.

The Gibraltar Cultural Services have announced that Alan Perez has been selected to represent Gibraltar at the Berlin artist residency. The Berlin art residence exchange programme is a cultural development initiative organised by GCS on behalf of the Ministry of Culture, together with Lichtenberg Studios.

This morning, the Chief Minister Hon Fabian Picardo QC, arrived at Lancaster House for the UK Anti-Corruption Summit, chaired by Prime Minister David Cameron.

After passing through a tight security cordon, the Chief Minister was met by Rt Hon Hugo Swire MP, Minister of State at the Foreign And Commonwealth Office.

The GHA is holding its 8th Annual Staff Awards Ceremony at the John Mackintosh Hall on Monday 16th May 2016 at 6.00 pm. 

GHA staff and their families will attend the ceremony to receive awards for their long service with the GHA. In addition, there will be eight special awards given to GHA staff in recognition of outstanding individual and team performance in 2015/16.

The Gibraltar Stronger IN Europe Group met with Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond on his arrival into Gibraltar today, together with representatives of the following associations:

Opening remarks by Chief Minister during today's Press Conference;

'Ladies and Gentlemen

Thank you for being with us this morning on this auspicious occasion.

It is a pleasure to welcome Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond to Gibraltar.

Chief Minister Fabian Picardo with Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond

During the Foreign Secretary’s visit to Gibraltar today, he and the Chief Minister of Gibraltar made the following joint statement:

The EuroHockey Club Champions Challenge III for Women, which will be hosted locally at the Bayside Sports Centre Hockey facilities, will see local hosts Hawks Ladies welcoming teams from Austria, Croatia, Lithuania, Sweden and Wales. In addition, local rivals Eagles Hockey Club close the list of teams participating.

Following the success of the Netball Europe Under 17 Championships hosted locally in March, the Gibraltar Netball Association’s Senior Squad will be participating in the Netball Europe Open Championships held in Newcastle this week.

Her Majesty’s Government of Gibraltar has received the news of the passing of Private Matthew Boyd with deep regret and sorrow.

Two local men aged 20 and 24 together with a 19yr old Spanish man, have been arrested on suspicion of Attempted Burglary.

Imperious Michael van Gerwen took victory in the Peperami Gibraltar Darts Trophy on Sunday, defeating Dave Chisnall 6-2 in the final to retain the title on 'The Rock' and win his third successive PDC European Tour event of 2016.

Winner Michael Van Gerwen (photo credit Carsten Arlt, PDC Europe)

The South District Senior Citizens Social Club , the Town Range Senior Citizens Social Club and the Senior Citizens Association have joined ranks to be "counted in" to fully support the Gibraltar Stronger in Europe Campaign. They urge their joint 6000+ members to cast their vote 'In' the Referendum to decide whether the United Kingdom should remain or leave the European Union, which takes place on Thursday 23 June 2016. 

Members of the public are advised that the Housing Department’s rent collection point situated at the Post Office in Main Street will be closed from Monday 16th May to Friday 20th May.

Quantum-class cruise ship Ovation of the Seas, made its inaugural call to Gibraltar today Sunday May 8th 2016. This is the largest cruise ship ever to dock at Gibraltar.

As part of their 'Wear Yellow' Campaign, Clubhouse Gibraltar have released their schedule of activities for 12th - 14th May.

Later this year, the Gibraltar Youth Service will offer an Introduction to Youth Work Training Course for potential volunteers. Some volunteers have already started to enquire about the course which will run from 9-4 pm on both Saturday 1st October and on Sunday 2nd October at the Youth Centre, Montagu Bastion, Line Wall Road.

The Self Determination for Gibraltar Group (SDGG) are pleased to confirm that this year’s National Celebrations will be held from Friday 19th August to the Saturday 10th September 2016.

The SDGG is inviting applications from local event companies for the following: