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Pandemic issues overshadow Brexit as Gibraltar moves into new era (source — www.independent.ie) 04/01/2021 17:03:11

Fears of disruptions following Britain’s departure from the European Union were replaced by coronavirus-related restrictions on border traffic between Spain and Gibraltar on Monday, the first working ...

Virus, more than Brexit fallout, worry in and near Gibraltar (source — www.independent.co.uk) 04/01/2021 16:41:42

Fears of disruptions following Britain’s departure from the European Union have been replaced by coronavirus-related restrictions on border traffic between Spain and Gibraltar

Lockdowns, curfews, alcohol bans as nations fight resurgent virus (source — www.thesundaily.my) 03/01/2021 07:46:43

Paris: Countries across the world tightened restrictions on their populations Saturday to fight a resurgence in the coronavirus, as the European Union offered to help drug companies expand vaccine pro...

Brexit Transition Period Ends As UK's New Trade Deal With EU Takes Effect (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 01/01/2021 02:49:27

The Brexit transition period between the United Kingdom and European Union has ended 47 years after the UK joined the trading bloc, with new arrangements now in force.Membership of the single market a...

Gibraltar vets make daily patrols to check macaques for coronavirus (source — www.theguardian.com) 26/12/2020 11:00:10

Authorities want to shield Europe’s only wild monkeys from threat of Covid-19Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageOfficials in Gibraltar are making daily patrols of the territor...

Coronavirus live news: number of countries banning UK flights grows as Boris Johnson holds crisis talks (source — www.theguardian.com) 21/12/2020 17:11:54

India joins much of Europe plus Canada and Russia in suspending UK flights over new strain; US aid bill should have votes to passEuropean states ban travel from UK as new Covid strain takes holdWhat d...

Why Gibraltar is your best bet for a European holiday this winter due to Brexit and Covid – with deals from £210pp (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 16/12/2020 14:59:57

FAMILIES who want an easy holiday without the stress of coronavirus and Brexit should head to Gibraltar – free from any rules or restrictions. The tiny resort on the Spanish south coast is the o...

The 10 top holiday destinations Brits can travel to this winter – including Spain, Greece and the Maldives (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 03/12/2020 15:50:37

A WINTER holiday away from the cold weather is popular with Brits, yet is unlikely to happen for many this year due to the travel restrictions in place at popular destinations. There is just one desti...

'Place of love': Gibraltar becomes marriage hotspot in pandemic (source — www.theguardian.com) 28/11/2020 12:58:28

Couples flock to tiny British territory, which requires minimum bureaucracy to tie knotCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageGibraltar was never on Bruno Miani’s list of places t...

These Countries Are On The UK's Travel Quarantine Exemption List (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 24/11/2020 09:55:08

There has been a flurry of positive announcements in the battle against coronavirus in recent days, most notably the prospect of a third vaccine being distributed within a matter of weeks. And th...

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