Gibraltar leader Fabian Picardo strengthens hold on power after election
Published 27/11/2015 | 11:51
Chief minister Fabian Picardo has strengthened his grip on power in Gibraltar after a general election.
Mr Picardo, leader of the Gibraltar Socialist Labour Party, saw off a challenge from Gibraltar Social Democrat leader Danny Feetham.
The Gibraltar Socialist Labour Party - in alliance with the Liberal Party - has been in control for the past four years.
Voting took place on Friday and a result was announced today.
Mr Picardo claimed around 68% of the vote and substantially increased his majority.