GIBRALTAR Samaritans has extended the opening hours of its confidential helpline for those in distress.

Volunteers will now be taking calls from 4pm to midnight between Monday and Friday and from 7pm to midnight on Saturday and Sunday.

The service gives Gibraltarians the opportunity to speak to a trained volunteer about any issue that is concerning them.

You can call the Gibraltar Samaritans anonymously on +350 116 123.