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Sunday, February 18, 2018

CALLING GIBSAMS – Samaritans in Gibraltar

“These things never happen in Gibraltar,” is the oft uttered remark stated by many of us on the Rock when something terrible occurs in...

SENIOR CRUISE – Travelling with my parents

There is a point in everyone’s life when you discover your youth has passed you by and the inevitability of being in the later...

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION – How far is far enough?

Protection is always a hot topic these days. People from various walks of life clamber to associate themselves with all kinds of movements; Save...

THE LAST OF THE EXPLORERS – Colonel John Blashford-Snell

I’m sitting in my carefully selected seat at the Caleta Hotel overlooking the sea under an increasingly dusky sky, but I’m focused on my...

ROBOTS ARE HERE – How to fly a UFO…

Fire Tech Camp run camps in the UK to encourage and inspire young ones to coding and programming and thanks to the Kusuma Trust...

POWER  FOR GOOD – National Anti-Bullying Week

  words | Polly Lavarello The experience of growing up has dramatically changed from generation to generation. Cultural norms have shifted along with new family dynamics,...

DARTMOOR – WW2 plane crash

As I watched the above scene unfold from my small flat in the Devon village of Moretonhampstead my thoughts turned to the luckless World...

TEAM BRITANNIA – Breaking the sailing record

words | Molly Parody Five years ago in Ocean Village, I met a man who could be described as someone who had their sensibility removed...

POLITICAL NERD – Mark Montegriffo – The next generation

I think many, if not most youngsters, especially at an early age, would say ‘no way’ when asked if they’re interested in politics -...

HOLIDAYS WITH KIDS – Take them or leave them?

The days are getting longer, the temperatures are rising, which can only mean one thing; the summer holidays will be upon us soon. The word...