Mar 06 - Gingell Steps Down as Defenders Chairman

defenders of gibraltar The Defenders of Gibraltar have welcomed the Chief Minister’s appearance at yesterday’s Commons Foreign Affairs Committee meeting. Somewhat echoing the Mr. Picardo’s comments, the group insists that ‘the United Kingdom has not done enough to deter the constant bullying and harassment by the Spanish Government towards Gibraltar and its people, and should bring its diplomatic pressure to bear in order to begin to see tangible results’

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Mar 04 - HMS Montrose Returns to Gibraltar

hms montrose Type 23 Frigate HMS Montrose arrives in Gibraltar tomorrow following a seven-month operational deployment within the Mediterranean and Gulf regions.

In one of her most recent operational tasks HMS Montrose has been working alongside warships from Denmark and Norway to carry out escort and protection duties of two merchant vessels who are transporting chemicals from Syria for onward destruction, as part of Operation RECSYR. 

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