Gibraltar Chief Minister expands chats with the people

Caption: The newly returned government outside Convent Place Credit: HM Government of Gibraltar

UP until now, the Chief Minister Fabian Picardo has held weekly meetings with members of the community at his office in No 6 Convent Place.

From now on, he will arrange these meetings in different locations throughout Gibraltar in order to make it more convenient for all residents to have the opportunity to air their observations on life on the Rock.

Constituents will also be able to request a time slot for a one-to-one meeting with the Chief Minister by sending an email in advance to

Mr Picardo commented “Having recently been out on hustings in different estates, it seems to me that the best way to ensure that we continue to address matters of concern to individual citizens is to make it even easier for them to meet with me and members of my team.

I know this is something that will be helpful in particular for those with mobility issues – and it will be something I will enjoy and take a lot from myself from the personal and direct contact with the people I work for.”

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John Smith

Married to Ophelia in Gibraltar in 1978, John has spent much of his life travelling on security print and minting business and visited every continent except Antarctica. Having retired several years ago, the couple moved to their house in Estepona and John became a regular news writer for the EWN Media Group taking particular interest in Finance, Gibraltar and Costa del Sol Social Scene. Currently he is acting as Editorial Consultant for the paper helping to shape its future development. Share your story with us by emailing, by calling +34 951 38 61 61 or by messaging our Facebook page