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Government has announced that the rubble tip on the eastern side of Gibraltar, between Eastern Beach and Catalan Bay, is now full and will no longer receive any rubble. The main users of this service were notified in January by the Technical Services Department who have managed the site throughout.

The Gibraltar Honours Board, under the Chairmanship of the Governor, will meet in April / May to consider nominations for:

In Friday's information press conference, Chief Minister Fabian Picardo pays tribute to the 'hard work, diligence and effectiveness and professionalism of our Critical Care Unit, Victoria Ward and ERS staff' and warns residents of the risks of heading to Spain 'to do there what is not allowed here'.

The Gibraltar Port Authority, in conjunction with other agencies, has continued with the clean up operation caused by the oil spill in the early hours of Friday morning.

His Excellency The Governor, Vice Admiral Sir David Steel KBE DL, has announced the new Governor’s Award For Merit, in recognition of those who provide an outstanding contribution to the Community.

Minister for the Environment, Sustainability, Climate Change, Heritage and Culture, Professor John Cortes unveiled a reconstruction of the head of a Bronze Age man from Gibraltar on Tuesday 24th November, 2020.

On Friday 5 February, the Local Organizing Committee for the Special Olympics World Winter Games Kazan 2022 unveiled the global event logo during a ceremony at the Kazan Kremlin, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

The Care Agency has represented Gibraltar in the Five Nations Conference relating to Adult Support, Protection and Safeguarding.

A plaque to express gratitude for the support shown to Gibraltarian wartime evacuees in French Morocco by the then Commodore Creighton has now been placed at the Evacuation Memorial.

A strengthening Southwesterly wind is expected overnight, ahead of an approaching cold front, with winds gradually picking up to become strong to Gale force later in the night and for Monday morning.

Chief Minister Fabian Picardo addressed Parliament today on current Covid measures after inviting the house to reflect on the loss of life with a minute's silence.

Eastern Airways, UK, is from 24th May to serve the British Overseas Territory of Gibraltar with the first services operating from Birmingham and Southampton.

The Minister for Health has today announced changes at the GHA to enhance and improve cancer services in Gibraltar.

The Office of Fair Trading is advising the public that Ecover is recalling bottles of Ecover Zero Non Bio Laundry Liquid 1.5 litres with two specific batch codes due to a safety concern.

The Gibraltar Health Authority has today announced that 16 -18 year olds in education in Gibraltar will be added to the priority list for vaccination.

The GHA says its successful vaccination programme against COVID-19 continues with a total of 12,866 first doses of the Pfizer BioNTech vaccine administered so far last week.

Chief Minister Fabian Picardo yesterday held a press conference in which he 'sadly recognised' the death of 14 more Gibraltarians since his last address. He continued to update us on the progress of the vaccination programme, the de-escalation of the GHA from a state of Black Alert to a state of Red Alert, and the re-introduction of Golden Hour for over 70's. He also spoke of the measures that will remain in place going forward. 

The GHA’s public vaccination centre opened its doors to the public on 11th January 2021 to welcome its first patients, 100 year old Mr Beiso and 98 year old Mr Cohen.

'The prioritisation for the Covid-19 vaccine in Gibraltar has not changed since the start of the programme', said the Government.

The Care Agency held a one-off voluntary training exercise for frontline staff this week which was conducted online by UK independent social work consultant Deirdre Mahon.