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Sunday, August 20, 2017

AFRICAN UPRISING – Gibraltar World Music Festival 2017

Summer 2017 in Gibraltar is fast approaching and scheduled in the pipeline are a fair share of music festivals. The Gibraltar World Music Festival...

SURVIVING THE FRINGE – Confessions of a Fringe virgin

“Welcome to the Fringe. The first rule of The Fringe is: you talk about The Fringe. The second rule of The Fringe is: you...

DANDY DANDELIONS and drop-dead delish detectives

Move along, Jessica Fletcher, Miss Marple and handsome Sicilian inspector ‘who swims in a sea of satin’: an endearingly rickety gang of senior detectives...

LICENCE TO SHOOT – Vera Francis’ Steel Look

Two years in a row have Vera Francis’s original pictures captured the imagination of the adjudicators at the Spring Art Exhibition, crowning her the...

PENCILLED IN – Shannen Vinent draws her life on the line

At just 17, up-and-coming fine artist Shannen Vinent is having her picture ‘Plastic Surgery’ included in the Ministry of Culture’s collection after it won...

CASH CRUNCH – Whom the gods wish to make mad –...

The gods were breakfasting. Since leaving Greece, this had become the only meal where the Olympian family sat down together. Hera had insisted on...

THE CHAP FROM EFFESSEE – A Greek background doesn’t help in...

‘You are not going to a bullfight in La Linea or anywhere else; whether as a toreador or as a bull.’ Although millennia  had...

IT’S A KINDA MAGICK! – Urban fantasy best sellers made in...

Husband-and-wife writing team Lee and Stephanie Dignam made two ambitious New Year’s resolutions: to publish one novel each and every month in 2017, and...

PUNK & COUNTRY – The Undesirables 141

Around three years ago a Gibraltarian super group was formed under the name ‘The Undesirables 141’ to bring a new musical genre with old...

BY HOOK OR BY BOOK – Paysage to India

words | Elena Scialtiel     photos | Stelios Kyriakides Spending time, buying time, wasting time: funny how the English language shares the same verbs to...