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Deputy Chief Minister Visit

Jan 29, 2019


Gibraltar Deputy Chief Minister makes it 17 years in support of the festival.

Gibraltar’s Deputy Chief Minister Dr Joseph Garcia has visited the Gibraltar International Chess Festival for the seventeenth year in succession.

He was met by tournament founder Brian Callaghan and director Stuart Conquest but it was Chief Arbiter Laurent Freyd who showed him round the playing areas including the top tables.

Interviewed by Jovanka Houska, commentator and British Women’s Champion, on our daily web show emphasised how chess had put Gibraltar on the map.

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