Gibraltar announce Speaker Lindsay Hoyle as university Chancellor – strengthens UK links

HOUSE of Commons Speaker Sir Lindsay Hoyle has been been appointed Chancellor of the University of Gibraltar, further cementing his close links with the Rock.

Sir Lindsay, who replaced John Bercow in the role in November, is a passionate believer in Gibraltar's right to remain a member of the British family - and took the opportunity to stress his determination to "invigorate" Britain's relationship with its 14 overseas territories, of which Gibraltar is one. He famously clashed with former Tony Blair after the then-Prime Minister struck a deal in 2002 which would have seen the British overseas territory be partially ruled by Spain after 300...
source: Express

2020-02-27 15:41
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