Apr 11 - RG Visited During Exercise Jebel Tarik in UK

Gibraltar regiment The Commandant Deuxieme Brigade d’Infanterie Parachutiste (2BIP), General de Brigade M’barek Moutaleb, of the Royal Moroccan Armed Forces, visited the Royal Gibraltar Regiment (RG) during their annual UK training camp Exercise Jebel Tarik.

The month long training exercise in Folkstone and Brecon has seen joint training with both regulars and reservists from the RG, a number of soldiers from 2BIP and elements of the Light Dragoons.

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Apr 11 - Governor on Technical Services Department Visit

gov duttonHis Excellency the Governor Sir James and Lady Dutton recently visited the Technical Services Department. Paul Balban, Minister for Traffic, Housing and Technical Services and Hector Montado, Chief Technical Officer accompanied His Excellency and Lady Dutton around the Department where they met all members of staff.

The visit started with the Minister explaining the different areas of responsibility under his Ministry, including Traffic and Housing.

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Apr 11 - Gibraltar Represented at Marrakech World Touring Car Championship 2014

newsThe Gibraltar Tourist Board are once again hosting a promotional stand in the FIA World Touring Car Championship that takes place in the Moroccan city of Marrakech between today and Sunday.

This event will provide the GTB with the opportunity to showcase the local tourist product and general services to the international annual gathering of WTCC motoring fans that will be attending the prestigious event in Morocco.

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Apr 11 - GFA to Appoint Independent Body to Explore DPC Concerns

dpcFollowing this week’s DPC meeting discussing the GFA’s proposed Europa Point Stadium project, the Association has thanked all members of the Commission and the public, for their contribution at the open meeting.

The Football Association believes that ‘the thoughts and ideas of all Gibraltarians are important to the successful development of a new national stadium, which is essential to our continued membership of UEFA and will enable us to host international fixtures within our own borders.’

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