This week, at the DSEI 2019, the Falkland Islands Defence Force met up with the Commanding Officer and soldiers from the Royal Bermuda Regiment along with members of the Bermuda Government. Only 4 British Overseas Territories have Defence Forces and this was a great opportunity to build strong ties between fellow soldiers. Read more...
Gibraltar celebrates National Day
On 10th September, Gibraltar celebrated its National Day with the now traditional annual rally in Casemates Square and a firework display to end the day. The National Day commemorates the first Referendum when the people of Gibraltar voted overwhelmingly to remain British. The Gibraltar community were joined in the celebrations by a group of visiting UK Parliamentarians from both Houses of Parliament, who as well as joining the celebrations attended a number of meetings and briefings.