Wednesday, 20 September, 2017

Environment

‘Ape’ star student makes day trip to Bayside school

HERE to collect his GCSE results? This brazen macaque was spotted ambling on Bayside School’s roof last week. It comes after multiple sightings of the...

Tiger mosquito known for carrying zika virus detected on the Rock

THE tiger mosquito has been detected in Gibraltar. The government has reassured the public there is ‘no cause for concern’ after experts discovered the presence...

Young RAF cadet saves 9-year-old Gibraltarian boy from drowning in ‘overwhelming’...

A YOUNG RAF cadet from London has saved a Gibraltarian boy from drowning. Thomas Kubica, who was at a summer camp in on the Rock, was...

No contaminated eggs being sold in Gibraltar

LOCALS are being reassured that no contaminated eggs are being sold in Gibraltar. It comes after a reported 700,000 eggs affected by the illegal...

‘Terrified’ baby dolphin dies from stress in southern Spain after tourists...

A STRANDED baby dolphin has died after tourists took it from the water for a photo opportunity on an Almeria beach.  The stranded creature was...

La Linea shark sighting forces closure of two popular beaches

A POSSIBLE shark sighting led to the closure of La Linea’s Levante and Santa Bárbara beaches. The town placed red flags on the popular...

Oil Spill at Bay of Gibraltar

THE Bay of Gibraltar suffered an oil spill this weekend. A mechanical failure occurred on a barge for the Peninsula Petroleum Gibunker 100 as it...

Andalucia and Gibraltar’s breathtaking UNESCO-protected sites

ANDALUCÍA and Gibraltar are brimming with historical sites that fall under the protection of UNESCO and other heritage organisations. From architectural wonders to ancient...

An exciting archaeological breakthrough is helping researchers understand our ancient relatives

By Danielle Fortuna WHEN Miriam Napper, a student at Liverpool John Moores University, and Lucia Castagna, from Bologna University, opened up a bag of drying...

Police arrest five and seize 209 cartons of cigarettes on Western...

POLICE have arrested five in connection with a haul of 209 cartons of tobacco on Westen Beach. Police dressed in beach clothes intercepted the five Spaniards - three...
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WATCH: Exhausted horse collapses on ground in extreme heat in La...

THIS is the heartbreaking footage of an exhausted and overheated horse during La Linea Feria.  It was filmed after collapsing in the middle of the...

Morrisons ups price of plastic bags to reduce environmental impact

MORRISONS Gibraltar has doubled the price of its plastic bags. To reflect the Government’s new budget measures they will sell them for 10p, up...

Government calls temporary ban on bluefin tuna fishing

THE bluefin tuna fishing season has been temporarily suspended. The environment department has implemented the pause in fishing due to a high number of...

Algeciras beach ready as last of renovations finished off

ALGECIRAS beach renovations have been completed. They ended officially with the sand redistribution of Getares beach. Segundo Avila, who is in charge of the beaches...

Dozens evacuated from fire in Algeciras

A FIRE has broken out in the San Bernabé and La Granja area of Algeciras. Dozens of residents have been evacuated after the roof of...

GSD backs Gibraltar Olive Press cemetery clean-up campaign

Opposition MP Trevor Hammond of the GSD fully backed our campaign

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Queen´s Commonwealth Games Baton pays a popular visit to the Rock

THE QUEEN´S Baton, which is making its 230,000km journey to Australia, took a stop in Gibraltar this week. The historic Baton is taking in the...
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