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The Gibraltar International Art Exhibition organised by Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry of Culture is being held at the Gustavo Bacarisas Gallery.

Gibraltar Cultural Services on behalf of the Ministry of Culture, will be organising Literature Week from the 9th to 13th November 2020.

The Late Neil Piñero Memorial was unveiled at Emerson’s Place yesterday afternoon. The small ceremony, attended by Mr Piñero’s family, also involved the unveiling of the new road name and the Custom’s training centre.

Gibraltar is to form part of an agreement relating to the interoperability of COVID-19 Contact Tracing Applications with the UK, Crown Dependencies and Gibraltar. The main aim of the Memorandum of Understanding between countries is to help disrupt the further spread of coronavirus within the jurisdictions.

Bleak House is currently the venue for a three-week package of multiagency training in the field of child protection and public protection, arranged by the Strategic Management Board of MAPPA.

H.M Government of Gibraltar has today announced its membership of the Global Blockchain Business Council (GBBC), the leading industry association for the blockchain technology industry.

The on-going work at the Northern Defences has uncovered an important part of Gibraltar’s military history. This is what was known as the “Round Tower”, a defensive position the exact location of which was a mystery until now.

The Department of Education has today provided additional guidance to students studying in England in light of the new National Restrictions which come into effect in England from 5th November 2020.

A modernised and updated GHA Cervical Cancer Screening Programme will start on Monday 2 November 2020 from the Primary Care Centre (PCC).

AquaGib has announced the installation of Gibraltar’s first ever self-service payment kiosk for utility bills.

The public are reminded that due to the increase of community transmission of COVID-19, restrictions will apply to organised entertainment in general.

Wizz Air today announced the launch of two new routes from London Luton to Gibraltar and Madeira, with flights commencing on 11 December 2020. Tickets are already on sale on wizzair.com and on the airline’s mobile app with fares starting from £24.99*.

The Department of the Environment, Sustainability, Climate Change and Heritage has said it continues to work on its commitment to promoting and preserving Gibraltar’s marine biodiversity.

Chief Minister Fabian Picardo has today announced tighter measures in an effort to slow down the spread of Covid 19 within the community.

As announced by the Chief Minister during this afternoon’s Press Conference, the Influenza vaccine for people aged over 65 has now arrived in Gibraltar and is available at the Primary Care Centre.

Her Majesty’s Government of Gibraltar has today confirmed that, following a data gathering exercise conducted in respect of traffic flows during September, it has decided to reopen Line Wall Road.

The Government’s message this Halloween is that parties and trick or treating should not take place in order to stop the further spread of COVID-19 in Gibraltar.

The Government has today published a Technical Notice for guidance on Financial Services in preparation for the end of the transition period on 31 December 2020.

The GHA said it is delighted to have received a donation of audiology equipment from the Guardian Angel Foundation.

In view of the rising numbers both in Elderly Residential Services and in Gibraltar as a whole, as from Wednesday 28th October all Day Centre activity at Bella Vista will be temporarily discontinued.