• COVID-19 Information Update - Friday 23rd October - 130 Cases
  • COVID-19 Information Update - Friday 23rd October - 130 Cases

    Friday 23rd October 2020

    Total tests done: 60,887 

    Test results pending: 6 

    Test results received: 60,881 

    Confirmed cases: 641 (+ 11 new positive cases) 

    Active cases: 130 (128: residents / 2: visitors)  

    Recovered cases: 500 (+5 new recovered)  

    Self-isolation: 833 

    Positive cases in COVID-19 Ward: 8 

    Positive cases in CCU: 0 

    Positive Cases in ERS: 5 

    Deaths: 0  

    A total of 17,954 tests have been carried out so far in the frontline, targeted and  systematic sampling. This is included in the above figures.  

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Aug 02 - FCO Summons Spanish Ambassador

fcoThe Government has this evening welcomed the summoning of the Spanish Ambassador in London to the Foreign Office this afternoon in order to protest about the disproportionate checks being conducted by the Spanish authorities at the frontier and to seek a reassurance that these will not occur again this weekend.

Both parties believe that the policy of the Spanish Government is out of place in the European Union.

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Aug 02 - Gibraltar Fire Fighter Trainees Complete Development Programme

ff trainingFour Trainee Fire Fighters from the City Fire Brigade have successfully completed a 12 week Fire Fighter Development Programme at the Fire Service College at Moreton-in- Marsh, Gloucestershire, UK. The trainees, Eric Abudarham, Nicholas McMahon, Jordan Perez and John Pratts took part in a Passing out Parade and Firefighting display, which was held at the Fire Service College on Thursday 1 August at which the Chief Fire Officer, Mr Guillermo Mauro and the trainees’ families were present.

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Aug 02 - Spanish Interior Minister says "Police and Guardia Civil fulfil their duties in an exemplary manner"

Spanish Interior Minister says In a press statement on the Spanish Interior Ministery website today, Jorge Fernandez Diaz, Interior Minister for spain, was quoted as saying "Spanish Police and Guardia Civil fulfil their duties in an exemplary manner and will not belittled in such a cowardly way". 

“Policías y guardias civiles cumplen con su deber de manera ejemplar y no consentiré que se les pretenda denigrar de manera tan cobarde y ruin” - Original quote. 

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Aug 02 - YGTV news is evolving

In a decision to bring you up to date news quicker and better than ever before, YGTV has decided to change it's video news. As from today, you the viewer, will be able to watch the latest news as and when it happens. Instead of creating a daily news video at the end of the day, we will be showing you brief clips throughout the day. 

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