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 -...

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....

KELLY-ANNE BORGE – Kelly from the telly

2017 was a very good year for twenty-six-year-old reporter, TV and radio presenter Kelly-Anne Borge, who has managed to pack three of the most...

TRADE UNIONIST – Manuel Cortes on international solidarity

Manuel Cortes, 49, was re-elected in December as General Secretary of the Transport Salaried Staffs’ Association for a second five year term which started in January...

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...

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...

GABY’S FINEST – Career in film and TV script writing

Gaby Chiappe, 53, is a screen writer and the daughter of William and Mary Chiappe. She was born on the Rock, but the family...

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,...

A WOMAN’S WORK – Lorraine Van Kleef

  Our monthly spotlight on the women carving out their own spaces on the Rock, and how they did it. As the sun starts burning...

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...