Oct 10 - Regiment Association Bid Farewell to Governor and Lady Johns Over Dinner

rgraThe Royal Gibraltar Regiment Association (RGRA) held a farewell dinner for His Excellency the Governor Vice Admiral Sir Adrian Johns and Lady Johns at the Rock Hotel Rib Room Restaurant, recently.

Event organizer Bernard Graffione noted, ‘both His Excellency and Lady Johns have been very supportive of the RGRA during their time on the Rock and have visited the Association on numerous occasions. We wanted to give them a wonderful evening as a way to say goodbye and express our thanks’.

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Oct 08 - Unions Pass Frontier Complaints on to European Employment Commission

unite the union Unite the Union, the Workers Commission (CCOO) and Union General de Trabajadores (U.G.T.) are considering an offer made by Izquierda Unida's Euro MP, Willy Meyer, to pass on their concerns over the effects of Frontier restrictions on ordinary working class citizens, to the European Employment Commission.

Union Officials from both sides of the border handed Mr. Meyer their manifesto detailing their position on the negative repercussions the conflict has had upon workers.

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Oct 07 - Unite Protests Customs Department Rotation

uniteIn a protest against the new rotation system implemented by the Customs Department, Unite the Union claims that it has not formed part of the negotiating process in the introduction of the new system . They add that although they no longer hold the negotiating rights for Customs Officers, however they do hold representational rights for their members.

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