St. Joseph’s First School's Year 3 pupils this week celebrated the Chinese New Year by dressing in their own Chinese costumes. The students attended an assembly which set out to teach them all about the Year of the Snake, it even featured a colourful Chinese dragon.
Cross Border association Ascteg has formalised an appeal against the recently appointed rule stating that individuals living close to the Gibraltar frontier are only allowed to carry four packets of cigarettes through border control, each month.
Europa Sur reports that Spain has insisted to the UK government, that they will be ignoring the Cordoba Agreement and intent to push forward with their plan to get Gibraltar excluded from the current EU Aviation rules.
Europe Minister David Lidington insisted last month that the UK Government would do everything in their power to protect the interests of Gibraltar. The Spanish Government reminded the UK that the Cordoba Agreement expired in 2006.
Media – Police Reports
From 0700hrs 14/02/13 to 0700hrs 15/02/13
1 Person arrested for Assault.
2 Persons arrested for Breach of Court Bail.
1 Person arrested for Possession of a Controlled Drug.
1 Person arrested for Disorderly Conduct Whilst Intoxicated.