The Political Council of the Leaders of the UK Overseas Territories gathered virtually for a lengthy discussion about matters of common interest. This meeting is normally preparatory to a full engagement with the United Kingdom Government through the Joint Ministerial Council with the Overseas Territories.
The annual Short Story Competition organised by Gibraltar Cultural Services on behalf of the Ministry for Culture in conjunction with the Gibraltar Chronicle attracted a total of 431 entries from children in School Years 4 to 13 and adults.
The Minister for Education, the Hon Prof John Cortes today met with representatives of parents of children at St Martin’s School, as part of a series of regular meetings where a wide range of matters are discussed, including work on developing a Gibraltar Special Educational Needs Strategy.
The Gibraltar Spring Visual Arts Exhibition is organised by Gibraltar Cultural Services on behalf of the Ministry of Culture. A total of one hundred and fifty-four entries by seventy-nine artists have been submitted.
Government announces the introduction of a new telephone system, consisting of five lines to answer all DVLD related enquiries. The telephone number is 20051603 and is available Monday to Fridays between the hours of 08:15 to 15:30.
Gibraltar Port Authority employees recently completed a Higher Learning Development training programme as part of their professional development, delivered by Rock Learning under the umbrella of the Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM).
At the Gala Night of the Gibraltar Drama Festival held at the Ince’s Hall Theatre on Friday 21st May 2021, the Adjudicator, Jan Palmer Sayer B.Ed. MA GoDA, reached the following decision on the Awards:
The Chief Minister, the Hon Fabian Picardo QC MP, held a meeting this afternoon with representatives of the organisers of the proposed ‘March for Palestine, Peaceful Solidarity Protest’ planned for tomorrow, Saturday 22nd May.
As recently confirmed, a local Music Festival will be part of the National Week celebrations this year. The event is being produced by Gibraltar Cultural Services and the producers of Friday Night Live.