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Thursday, October 19, 2017

DR SAM BENADY – Literary endeavour and medical expertise

words | Mike Brufal Sam Benady, 79, was born in Gibraltar into a family that had been on the Rock for more than 280 years....

STEELY RESOLVE – of Alison Macmillan

From the Rock’s reluctant days of transposing EU Directives in the late ‘90s to the current complexities of Brexit, Foreign Office diplomat and Jane-of-all-trades...

THE FIRST FEMALE MAYOR – Playing squash with men

Mari Montegriffo, 67, has been a hard working supporter of the GSLP for almost 40 years, an elected representative for 23 years, a Minister...

INTERESTED IN HOUSING – Dedication and innovation of Pepe Baldachino

Joseph Baldachino, 71, universally known as Pepe, was born on the Rock, married Lourdes Dyer and they have two children, Gwendolyn and Jeremy and...

BEHIND THE MIC – Christine Clifton-Psaila

Stumbling aimlessly in the dark at the unearthly hour of 5.30 am in search of any number of alarm clocks buzzing and ringing -...

JUDGE JANET – The Rt. Hon. Dame Smith DBE

Dame Janet Smith, now 76, is the first woman to be appointed to the Gibraltar Court of Appeal following a highly successful career as...

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 -...

WORKING CLASS HERO – Julio Pons BEM, ISM

Julio Pons is Gibraltar’s most fervent and voluble protestor and a major fundraiser. He is married to Maria Louisa and they have three daughters...

OUR SALVADOR – Man of the People

July 1st marks the 20th anniversary of the death of Sir Joshua Hassan. Last week, I was shown footage from 1997 of the service...

DEPUTY GOVERNOR – Privileged lifestyle of diplomats

Nick Pyle, 56, who is married to Ros Day, has two sons and one daughter. Nick was awarded the MBE in 1999 and the...