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Wednesday, 3 July 2019

The Gibraltar 2019 NatWest International Island Games XVIII Sat 6th to Fri 12th July 2019

Every other year the games are being held and the host island gets to choose from 18 different sports.  To compete in the games you must either be born to a member island or have lived on one at least 12 months prior to the Games.

The following islands are members of the International Island Games Association: Alderney, Bermuda, Cayman Islands, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Froya, Gibraltar, Gotland, Guernsey, Greenland, Hitra, Isle of Man, Isle of Wight, Jersey, Menorca, Orkney, Rhodes, Saaremaa, St. Helena, Sark, Shetland, Western Isle, Ynys Mon and Åland.
All sport events are FREE to attend, except the Opening Ceremony. Tickets for the Opening Ceremony can be purchased at www.buytickets.gi
To find out more click HERE and go to the Island Games website

The weather's getting hot 🌴☀️🚰 so The Health Store encourages you to:
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Water-ski & Wakeboarding Club

The Club meet every Wednesday 1415 – 1630, Saturday and Sunday mornings 1000-1200 at Gunwharf AT Centre. Weather and driver availability dependant - check ‘Gibraltar Water-ski and Wakeboard Club’ Facebook Group for more information.

All abilities are welcome and equipment is provided. For more information and to register your interest please contact Lt Cdr Haynes x5066 / 3208 or POPT Carley ext 5479


Sunday, 2 June 2019

Date for your diary 12th - 21st July 2019


LA LINEA FAIR 2019



 Among the orchestras, highlight "Serva La Bari", "Show Dance", and Ecos del Rocío, which will perform at the Municipal Booth on Tuesday, July 16 at 01.00; "Alborea", on Wednesday "Women's Day", in addition to Salvador García "Pitu", on Thursday, July 18. Domingo Rociero, highlight "Plaza Nueva".
More details to follow  

Saturday, 1 June 2019

CLIMATE CHANGE STRIKE - 20TH SEPTEMBER 2019




Taken from the Parents For Future - Gibraltar - Climate Change Strike
facebook page...


"
"Since the announcement of a Global Parents for Future Worldwide Climate strike was made, the The Environmental Safety Group and The Nautilus Project met up to discuss the coordination of a supporting action here in #Gibraltar. We have issued the following joint statement:
The ESG and TNP will be coordinating a Climate Change Strike on the 20th September 2019, in support of the global protest “Parents For Future”. The strike will add Gibraltar’s participation to the worldwide initiative, which currently has 34 groups from 16 countries across 4 continents..."

for the full info check out the Parents For Future - Gibraltar - Climate Change Strike Facebook page

Thursday, 30 May 2019

TOY STORY 4 FUN DAY - SATURDAY 8TH JUNE


Fun for all the family from  11am - 4pm in aid of Childline Gibraltar

Treasure hunt, prizes, fancy dress and more

Find more info on Facebook by searching Toy Story 4 Fun Day at Ocean Village

Bahia Waterpark, Algeciras offers



Pick up the leaflets in Morrisons.


Important news for Spouses and Civil Partners of Armed Forces Personnel posted overseas.

Additional National Insurance credits for partners of armed 

forces personnel overseas -- 

click how to find out

















DATES FOR YOUR DIARY - Up coming Bank Holidays on The Rock!

Queen’s Birthday  - Monday 17th June 2019                        (GIB ONLY)
Late Summer Bank Holiday - Monday 26th August 2019       (GIB & UK)
Gibraltar National Day -  Tuesday 10th September 2019      (GIB ONLY)

*Note, none of the above dates are a Bank Holiday in Spain, the next Spanish BH is on Thursday 15th August 2019 - Assumption day.

FIRST DEFENCE FINANCE - Plane Saver Credit Union announce the launch of their new brand



As part of our commitment to helping the Armed Forces community, we will now have a dedicated website that offers savings and loans to serving personnel, veterans and their families.


for further information please visit https://www.firstdefencefinance.co.uk/