Mar 04 - GSD Barbary Partridge Statement Incoherent and Poorly Researched - Claims Government

govt crest Responding to the Opposition’s statement on the Government cutting down  trees to accommodate a habitat for Barbary Partridges to be sent from Morocco, the Government has insisted that full consultation  was made with all parties, and the programme was embarked upon as part of the Government's ongoing attempt to conserve the Barbary partridge population on the Rock.

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Mar 04 - Chief Secretary to Head Bullying Allegation Investigation

govtFollowing serious allegations of bullying made by a group of graduate trainees against a top Civil Servant, the Opposition called upon the Government to make a formal statement on the matter. A No.6 statement released yesterday evening insists that Chief Secretary Ernest Gomez is to take charge of an investigation into the allegations and counter allegations made.

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Mar 04 - Hague Pressures Spanish Government Over BGTW Incursions

william hagueDuring a debate held in the UK Parliament last month, Europe Minister David Lidington responded to MPs questions on Gibraltar; including an inquiry put to him by Andrew Rosindell, Conservative MP for Romford, and long-term friend of Gibraltar. Mr. Rosindell probed the Europe Minister on whether Foreign Affairs Minister William Hague had met with the European Commission to discuss Gibraltar, this year.

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Mar 03 - Affordable Housing Scheme Will Free Up Government Rentals – Claims Government

mons calpe The Government has today insisted that the GSD is hypocritical in their criticism of the Government’s recently launched ‘Affordable Housing Scheme’. A No.6 Statement on the matter today said, ‘It is clear that the Opposition have been stunned by the community’s hugely positive response to the launch of the Government’s new housing schemes and, rather than maintain a prudent silence on the matter, they have felt compelled to comment in order to find something to be critical about.

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