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Gibraltar’s Governor salutes all chess players

Jan 27, 2018


For the third year running Gibraltar’s Governor Lieutenant General Edward Davis has supported the Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival.

Visiting the Caleta Hotel yesterday afternoon together with his wife Lorraine Davis he again saluted all the chess players participating in the 16th edition of the tournament. Three years ago the Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival was his first official function as Governor of Gibraltar.

On arrival they were met by festival organiser Brian Callaghan, director Stuart Conquest, hotel General Manager Franco Ostuni and team members of the Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival. Also present was Chairman of Tradewise James Humphreys.

Ahead of play at 3pm yesterday the Governor congratulated the organisers of the festival which continues to grow from strength to strength.

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