A government proposal for a multi-million pound land reclamation project at Western Beach will go before the Development and Planning Commission on Thursday. The scheme involves reclaiming an area of 73,200 square metres immediately to the north of the north-west end of the runway, and to build sports facilities there.
The full cost to the taxpayer of the Marrache fraud trial so far has been estimated at close to ¬£6.3 million. The latest figures, including the cost of the prosecution, have been released in response to questions from GBC and the Gibraltar Chronicle.
A couple has been sent to prison for three weeks each for disrupting the peace at St. Bernard's hospital, in an incident dating back to July 2013.
The former spokesman for the La Linea Fishermen, Leoncio Fernandez, accuses the Chief Minister of being the biggest liar in politics for saying the artificial reef was created for environmental purposes.
Gibraltar has been one of the subjects discussed during a meeting between the PSOE President of the Junta de Andalucia, Susana Diaz, and the British ambassador to Spain, Simon Manley
Wednesday was the warmest day of the year so far for Gibraltar, with temperatures at 33.9 degrees Celsius. The Met Office has been keeping its followers on Twitter up to date with temperatures in the region.
A local man has been remanded with no bail after allegedly threatening to burn down City Hall with all its employees still inside. The case was heard at the Magistrates' Court. On the 29th of May this year, 29-year-old Karl Henry Danino was said to have rung up the Housing Department situated at City Hall.
This summer there seems to be many more species of beetle called the ‚Äėlagria-lata‚Äô. Although the beetles are known to the Rock, there seems to be more than ever this year.
Benjamin Hassan has designed the winning logo for the Alwani Group. The prizes were presented by the Minister for Culture, Steven Linares. Around 250 entries were received, with the organisers saying the quality of the entries was extremely high.
The overall winner of this year‚Äôs National Week Photographic Competition is Sonia Golt, who took home the top prize of 300 pounds for her photo ‚ÄúThrough the Keyhole‚ÄĚ.
The Chief Minister is in London for a series of meetings. These will include meetings with senior officials in the Foreign Office. Fabian Picardo is accompanied by the Government‚Äôs Chief Legal Advisor.