Wednesday 17 September 03:28

GBC News: Top Story

Talk About Town: Governor points to 'differences' with No 6 over Constitution

The Governor, Sir James Dutton, has told GBC the relationship between the Convent and Number Six is good, but that there are areas of the Constitution which are the subject of disagreement between the Gibraltar and UK Governments. ... Read More

Supreme Court asked to reconsider funding for Marrache appeal

The Court of Appeal has asked the Supreme Court to reconsider whether or not it should grant lawyers acting for the three convicted Marrache brothers extra funding for their Appeal. Last month, Puisne Judge Karen Prescott denied this extra funding, concluding it was no longer a complex fraud or of exceptional difficulty.

Airport access tunnel works to resume

Works to complete the airport access tunnel will resume "in the next few days". At a Cabinet meeting this morning, the government decided to entrust the works to GJBS, which meant there was no need to go out to tender.

GSD welcomes news of Government's intent to continue airport access tunnels

The GSD has welcomed the news that the Government intends to continue with tunnel works across the runway.

Spanish Police Union at the frontier asks for improved working conditions

The Spanish Union AUGC is asking for improved working conditions while the refurbishment works are ongoing at the frontier.

Historical Documents at the Garrison Library go digital

Historical Documents at the Garrison Library will be digitalised. Representatives from the National Archives are on the Rock to kick start the project. They met with the Deputy Chief Minister.

Road leading to Hindu Temple inaugurated

The newly named road leading to the Hindu Temple was inaugurated. The road will now be known as Temple Way. The Chief Minister Fabian Picardo was present along with members of the Hindu Community for the unveiling.

Sea Scouts centenary celebrations

The Sea Scouts have been presented with their new colours as part of their centenary celebrations. The occasion has also been marked with the issuing of a set of two postage stamps, by the Government and the Philatelic Bureau. A special tie has also been designed and is available for purchase.

Interfaith Group organises a 'Get Together for Peace' event

The Gibraltar Interfaith Group has organised a ‘Get Together for Peace’ event this Thursday at 8pm at Europa Point.

VIDEO: Unlawful incursion by SNS Infanta Cristina

There was an unlawful incursion into British Gibraltar territorial Waters by a Spanish Naval vessel this morning. The Royal Navy challenged the SNS Infanta Cristina, which alleged, according to the Convent, incorrectly, that it was in Spanish waters.