Tags: Gibraltar International Literary Festival

Paying it forward – Volunteering Gibraltar | Childline

“If a child calls in upset, you know you’ve helped if they’re no longer crying. You give them options to solve their problems and you can hear them smiling and not crying in their voice.” Vi Gregory, Childline volunteer. In 2016, the Gibraltar based Childline charity has celebrated a decade of helping children who are…

Gibraltar Literary Festival | Tony Hawks

Being confused for a skateboarding superstar, taking a fridge around Ireland, cycling with a pig across Devon and becoming a parent were all subjects covered by Tony Hawks when he spoke at the Gibraltar Literary Festival last weekend. His solo talk was his third festival appearance after the Just a Minute panel show and his…

Gibraltar Literary Festival | Louis de Bernières

“If you are a reader, you lead hundreds of lives. If you are not a reader, you lead one” Louis de Bernières As well as being a best-selling author, Louis de Bernières can count landscape gardener, mechanic and school teacher among his past professions. No doubt his varied life experiences have helped his writing career…