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Saturday, April 29, 2017

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,...

SERVING THE ROCK – Commander E.L. Davies R.N. (Retd.)

  words | Mike Brufal Eddie Davies, 73, was born in Pembrokeshire in South West Wales and educated in Monmouth School, followed by Nottingham High School,...

LEFT BEHIND – World War II: Gibraltar’s finest hour

  “We shall go on to the end. We shall fight in France, we shall fight on the seas and oceans, we shall fight with...

BOOKS FOR CHILDREN – Discovering infinite possibilities

words | Polly Lavarello  What are your most enduring childhood memories? For me, holidays, birthdays and funny pranks (usually gone wrong) all feature strongly, but there...

NO ENEMY SHALL EXPEL US – The Royal Gibraltar Regiment 1939...

words | Mike Brufal Dr Matthias Strohn is the author of the history of The Royal Gibraltar Regiment 1939-2014 which will be launched later this...

BUYING FROM HOME – Then And Now – It’s all about...

words | Richard Cartwright     photos | Luis Photos It’s not quite the same but when you require or wish to purchase something, there are...

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...

LOVE, PRACTICALLY – Helping in Peru

words | Elena Scialtiel Candyfloss girl Chantal Hosken is about to get in a sticky situation this October, when she travels to the Peruvian rainforest...

BAT SPOTTING – Creatures of misunderstanding

words | Nicole Macedo     photos | Stewart Finlayson The link between bats and the occult stems from an ancient Asian myth about vampires that...

MYSTERIES OF HALLOWEEN – Unveiling its morbid past

words | Nicole Macedo With October comes the promise of crisp auburn oak leaves, milky mid-evening sunsets, an extra layer of clothing and the likelihood...