Full name: Erika Gonzalez
Star sign: Pisces
Occupation: Sales Executive
Colour of hair: Brown
Colour of eyes: Brown
Hobbies & interests: I enjoy working with children and being a child minder in my spare time
Languages spoken: English & Spanish
Officers of the Royal Gibraltar Police Drug Squad acting on the authority of a European Arrest Warrant have arrested a 55 year old British national.
The warrant issued by Gloucester Crown Court in the UK, in the name of Stephen Richard HOLMES with date of birth 11/11/57 currently of White Wave House, Gibraltar, is in relation to fourteen drug related charges.
On Sunday 14th April, The STM Group are holding a fun run around the Rock, in aid of local children’s charity Wobbles. The run will begin at 10am at Casemates Square and will be split into a 5-kilometre town run or a 10 kilometre run around the Rock, for those brave and fit enough.
For those wishing to enter the 10K race, a £10 entry fee must be submitted in advance, or £15 on the day. Those entering the 5K run are asked to pay either £5 in advance or £10 on the day. Event t-shirts will be on sale at £5 each, but participants must order before 28th March. Individuals who raise more than £25 for the charity will receive a t-shirt for free.
Minister for Health, Dr John Cortes, recently paid a visit to the local branch of the Red Cross to learn and explore the various services they provide. ‘I feel I should be aware of all aspects of health provision within Gibraltar and not just those provided by the GHA,’ noted the Minister. ‘I am also a great believer in the value of the work done by the voluntary sector.’
Dr. Cortes was briefed by Eddie Davies, the Chairman, Edgar Lavarello, the Treasurer and Pat Dalli, the Welfare Officer. He also met volunteers George Martin and Francis Duran.
Tourism Minister Neil Costa recently attended a travel trade road show in Birmingham, which was hosted by the Gibraltar Tourist Board. The event was attended by 54 travel agents from 21 travel companies of which 14 were independent travel agencies. Representatives from Monarch Airlines and Birmingham Airport were also present.
The companies co-exhibiting with the Tourist Board were; the Bland Group, M H Bland, Classic Collection Holidays, Cresta Holidays, Dive Charters Gibraltar, Gibraltar Taxi Association, Monarch Airlines, Parodytur/Parody Holidays and Superbreak.
This afternoon, the Department of Education has hosted a Careers Fair aimed at students of Westside, Bayside and College students. The event promises to be the biggest fair to date with over sixty stalls showcasing local companies.
Pursuant to Section 57(2)(a) of the Constitution of Gibraltar, and acting in accordance with the advice of the Judicial Service Commission, His Excellency the Governor is pleased to re-appoint Mr Justice Butler to the position of Puisne Judge with effect from 1st April 2013 until 11th August 2016.
As a result of stringent Guardia Civil checks at the Frontier today, frontier queues could prove long, and may result in extensive tailbacks. The RGP tweeted at midday that the queue was currently taking thirty minutes to cross the Border. At 12:20pm there were four lanes receding back to the runway.