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Friday, June 23, 2017

IBERIAN CONNECTION – Robert Capurro – from insurance broker to Canning...

Robert Capurro, 54, is the Chief Executive Officer of the Hispanic & Luso Brazilian Council, more popularly known as Canning House. He is the...

ELF ON THE SHELF – How not to organise Christmas

When did the celebrating of Christmas become such an elaborate chore? Why is the onus on us as parents to create all the magic?...

CHRISTMAS  IN RETAIL – All aboard the gravy train

Food is a big part of Gibraltarian culture and it is during the festivities that families pull out all the stops to fabricate a...

TREE HUNTING – The journey from forest to home

The delightfully crisp pine smell of a freshly cut Christmas tree makes you roll back your eyes and peer into your nostalgic, magical memories...

MARINE NUISANCES – Plastics in the marine environment around Gibraltar

words | Lewis Stagnetto, The Nautilus Project Global plastic production is estimated at around 300 million tons per year and this figure is on the...

SHELTERED STUDENT 2 – Making friends and student Christmas hacks

words | Nicole Macedo In life I have made the conscious choice of surrounding myself with lots of people. I like having a big group...

HANUKKAH FOR KIDS – Celebrating the Festival of Lights in a...

With a thunderous blow, ‘Judah the Hammer’ sent the slow and cumbersome armies of the Seleucid empire into retreat. The year was 165 BC...

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....

DECEMBER SALES – Time to sell, sell, sell!

words | Richard Cartwright Businesses too, just like you and me, look forward to Christmas in order to boost their income to compensate for the,...

SHELTERED STUDENT – Accepting my Londoner status

  words | Nicole Macedo It’s been three weeks since I embarked on my visionary quest of studious academic proportions and I feel like a true...