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Support Groups ADHD & Learning Difficulties (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) Meetings at Fellowship Bookshop Catholic Community Centre, Line Wall Road. Coffee, chat, books and resources on display. Tel: 54027551 or 54014476. Alcoholics Anonymous meet 7pm Tues & Thurs at Nazareth Hse Tel: 200 73774. A Step Forward support for single, separated, divorced/widowed people, meet 8pm Mon at St Andrew’s Church. Mummy & Me Breastfeeding Support Group those who are pregnant, breastfeeding or have breastfed to get together for coffee, chat / support. Partners and older children welcome. Meets 1st Wed / month at Chilton Court Community Hall at 1.30pm. Enquiries and support 54014517. Childline Gibraltar confidential phone line for children in need. Freephone 8008 - 7 days a week 6pm - 10pm. Citizens’ Advice Bureau Open Mon-Fri 9.30-4pm. Tel: 200 40006 Email: info@ or visit 10 Governor’s Lane. No appointment necessary, no charge. Gibraltar CAB outreach clinics at St Bernard’s Hospital every Tuesday. Advisors available at 1st floor reception, Zone 4, 9am-3pm. Free, confidential, impartial. COPE Support group for people with Multiple Sclerosis, Fibromyalgia or Rheumatoid Arthritis. Formed to ease challenges of individuals, families and care partner. Meetings at Catholic Community Centre Book Shop at 7.30pm first Thursday of each month. Tel: 200 51469 Email: Dignity At Work Now. Confidential support and advice for those who are being bullied at work. Tel: 57799000 Mon - Thur 8pm-9pm Families Anonymous Support group for relatives and friends who are concerned about the use of drugs or related behavioural problems. Meet alternate Thursdays at 9pm at Nazareth House. For info Tel: 200 70047 or 200 73465. Gibraltar Cardiac Rehabilitation and Support Group meets on the first Tuesday of every month at 8.30pm at the John Mac Hall, except for July and August. Gibraltar Dyslexia Support Group 3/8 Serfaty’s Passage Tel: 200 78509 Mobile: 54007924 website: Gibraltar Marriage Care. Free relationship counselling, including pre-marriage education (under auspices of Catholic Church, but open to all). Tel: 200 71717. Gibraltar Society for the Visually Impaired. Tel: 200 50111 (24hr answering service). Hope. miscarriage support Tel: 200 41817. Narcotics Anonymous Tel: 200 70720 Overeaters Anonymous support group for compulsive overeating problems. Tel: helpline for meetings info 200 42581. Parental Support Group, helping parents and grandparents with restrictive access to their children and grandchildren. Tel: 200 46536, 200 76618, or 54019602. Psychological Support Group, PO Box 161, Nazareth House. Meet Tuesdays at 7pm, Fridays 8pm. Tel: 200 51623. SSAFA Forces Help Gibraltar, a UK charity, to assist serving and ex-Service personnel and their families. Tel: (5)5481. Email: Susan With Dignity Gibraltar support for separated, divorced/widowed or single people. Meet Weds 9pm, Catholic Community Centre, Line Wall Rd. Outings/ activities. Tel: 54007181 or 200 79957. Women in Need. Voluntary organisation for all victims of domestic violence. Refuge available. Tel: 200 42581 (24 hrs).


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Taekwondo’ s Megan to Compete in UK Megan Ruiz will be competing on Saturday 8th & Sunday 9th March 2014 at the British Taekwondo National Poomsae Championships, held at the K2 Leisure Centre in Crawley, UK.

Megan will be competing in the Individual Under 17 “A Class” against players whom have competed at World Championships. There will be a total of 16 competitors in her category, from all over the UK and the standard is expected to be very high. Master Ernest Garcia, who has been coaching her for the event, will accompany Megan. Gibraltar Taekwondo has also announced the launch of its new website, designed by Lorena Garcia. Visit www. Anyone interested in joining the Taekwondo sport, should visit Taekwondo, the website www. or email: Tel: 200 44142.

Latest Med Golf News Med Golf’s event The Cruz & Co Trophy, took place at Valle Romano in midFebruary. The winner was Ross McQuater who took away the trophy and two green fees for the San Roque Club Old Course. Best gross score and longest drive was Peter Warren. Best gross score on the par 3s was Chris Warren at 1 over par, beating son Peter with a slightly higher handicap. Best senior was Dave Pinniger. Handicap category prizes went to: (0-12) Runner up Peter; winner Dave Pinniger; (13-22) Runner up Mike Harvey; winner Steve Buchanan; (23 and above) Chris O’Connor runner up; winner Iqbal Dharamsi. Here is the updated Top Ten 1. Mike Harvey 2. Javi Hunter 3. Tim O’Toole 4. Chris Warren 5. Steve Stonefield 6. Peter Warren

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Jon Tricker Dave McGregor John Hunter Mike Cowburn

Med Golf’s next event is at Dona Julia on 16th March with a 9am shotgun start. You can enter the event by contacting Paul at


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the GIbraltar Magazine - March 2014  

Business, leisure, interviews, profiles, features, photos and more. All of Gibraltar life is here!

the GIbraltar Magazine - March 2014  

Business, leisure, interviews, profiles, features, photos and more. All of Gibraltar life is here!