Tag Gibraltar

Pushin and Shovin in Gibraltar

The latest shenanigans in Gibraltar have resulted in yet another strongly worded diplomatic protest that the government of Spain will give yet another stiff ignoring. They are pushing the boundaries and escalating the petty harassment and the very professional and…

Boat Barriers

Someone on the recent Gibraltar thread mentioned barriers and spraying pig poop at the Gurdia Civil nuisance boats in the waters off Gibraltar. The pig idea sounds amusing but passive measures might be the next best thing to giving the…

Meanwhile, in Gibraltar

The Minister for Europe (Mr David Lidington): On Wednesday 30 October an incident occurred in British Gibraltar Territorial Waters (BGTW) involving dangerous manoeuvring by a Spanish Guardia Civil boat. Following media reporting of the incident, this statement sets out the facts…