A B_tween Bench, which is a wheelchair inclusive bench, was unveiled by the Minister for Equality, Samantha Sacramento. The B-tween Bench was designed by local company Gamma Architects and the design took third place at the Street Seats international design challenge in 2018.
22nd September 2020
Total tests done: 43,271
Test results pending: 40
Test results received: 43,231
Confirmed cases: 355
Active cases in Gibraltar: 26 (26 residents, 0 visitors)
Recovered cases: 323
Number in self-isolation: 248
A total of 14,218 tests have been carried out so far in the frontline,
targeted and systematic sampling. This is included in the above figures.
The Ministry of Culture has announced that due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and in keeping with Public Health guidelines in relation to large gatherings, the Christmas Festival of Lights, the Christmas Attractions at John Mackintosh Square and the New Year’s Celebrations at Casemates will not be held this year in their usual format.
A second positive case of COVID-19 has been identified within Westside School.
The Government says 22 individuals (11 staff members and 11 students) have been deemed to have been in close contact with the positive case and all have been instructed to self isolate.
Gibraltar Cultural Services is reminding the public of the closing date for the Central Hall, Stained Glass Window Design Competition. Closing date is Friday 25th September.