Monday, 20 November, 2017

Environment

Dolphin Dementia: Shock as mammals are also found to suffer from...

DOLPHINS found dead off the Spanish coast have lead scientists to a groundbreaking new discovery: that like humans, these mammals can suffer from Alzheimer’s....

IT STINKS: Horror as raw sewage flows down past St Bernard’s...

RAW sewage has been pictured flowing down a street just yards from a Gibraltar primary school. In pictures shared on social media, the waste can...

NET-MARE: Spanish fishing vessels show total disregard for Gibraltarian territorial waters

FURIOUS Gibraltarians are demanding stronger action as Spanish fishing boats continue to abuse the Rock’s territorial waters on ‘a daily’ basis. An investigation by...

Together Gibraltar set to hold very first public meeting on environmental...

TOGETHER Gibraltar is set to hold their first ever public meeting this Monday. The topic is set to be the environment, with the movement hoping...

Government teams up with business leaders in effort to clean up...

THE government has teamed up with businesses in-and-around Gibraltar in an effort to reduce the amount of plastic being putting into the sea.  Morrison's, Eroski...

THE LAST STRAW: The Nautilus Project launches new campaign to reduce...

THE Nautilus Project is launching another environmentally friendly initiative in Gibraltar after the continued success of their #plastic2paper campaign. Their new project #PawsOffStraws aims to...

Two Turtles helped into sea following recovery at convalescent centre

TWO Loggerhead turtles have been returned to the sea following a stint recuperating at the Centre of Management of the Marine Environment Andaluz (CEGMA)....

CLEANING UP OUR ACT: Minister Cortes and Environment Agency strive to...

THE Environment Agency Gibraltar ran an invaluable information stand in the Piazza to mark World Environmental Health Day. This year’s theme was indoor and outdoor...

Gibraltar NGO makes serious splash with Morrisons plastic bag ban

Consumers will have to bring their own bags or buy 10p re-usable bags for life instead

Chief Minister of Gibraltar expresses support for Caribbean communities devastated by...

THE Chief Minister Fabian Picardo QC has written to all UK territories in the Caribbean that have been in the devastating pathway of Hurricane...

Government praises improvements in beach accessibility

THE government has praised improvements which have made Gibraltar's beaches more accessible. The improvements include upgraded ramp access and synthetic walkways to the shore designed...

Cadiz musician uses rubbish to make eco- friendly instruments

A SPANISH musician is making instruments out of recycled rubbish. Pablo Gallardo, 38, has been fashioning toilet lids, old pans and vacuum cleaners into guitars,...

Three fishermen catch a third of 9.3 tonne Atlantic bluefin haul...

A THIRD of all Atlantic bluefin tuna caught in Gibraltar waters since June has been caught by three local fishermen. Government data shows three sport...

‘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...

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Spanish authorities criticised after causing THREE HOUR delays at the border

WAITING times at the Gibraltarian border have peaked today after severe delays over the previous few weeks. The Gibraltar Olive Press has received reports that...
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