Gibraltar Cultural Services on behalf of the Ministry of Culture has announced the New Year’s Classical Concert for 2020 as part of its cultural events calendar. The event will be organised for the Government of Gibraltar by the Gibraltar Philharmonic Society.
The Minister for Education, Gilbert Licudi, today opened a three-day conference at the University of Gibraltar on Mental Health in Education. The event is part of a training programme intended to enhance knowledge and skills to promote mental wellbeing. This follows a review over the last two years of mental health, social and emotional wellbeing support systems within education.
A number of officers from Gibraltar Fire & Rescue (GFRS) and Airport Fire & Rescue (AFRS) have recently completed a two-week course to become instructors in International Fire Behaviour Training (OSFBTI) at the Fire Service College (FSC) in Moreton-in-the-Marsh.
Sandpits held its last Padel tournament of the year from 2-7 December at Sandpits club.
On Wednesday 4th December the George Federico Darts Hall was the scene of the long standing Mixed Pairs and Mixed Trebles Tournaments. The Gibraltar Darts Associaton (GDA) says it is keen to encourage more women to take up the sport as there are opportunities to represent Gibraltar at international level. The GDA says women’s darts is increasing in popularity across the world with some excellent performances seen recently.
IDO Vice President Seamus Byrne, was recently in Riesa, Germany for the IDO World Tap Championships. Mr Byrne was representing Gibraltar at the event as Master of Ceremonies, where he co-hosted the Championships, together with IDO President Michael Wendt.
There will be a considerable Gibraltar representation at COP25, the Climate Change summit currently taking place in Madrid
The Government has awarded a tender for the clearing of vegetation at The Mount, which marks the start of preparatory works on this important site.