Message of support for Gibraltar from UK prime minister

Boris Johnson in a recent photo.
Boris Johnson in a recent photo. / AFP
  • Boris Johnson told Fabian Picardo that additional PPE supplies had been sent

UK prime minister, Boris Johnson, who tested positive for coronavirus after suffering symptoms recently, has sent a message pledging support for Gibraltar.

In a letter to the chief minister, Fabian Picardo, dated 28 March, he said additional supplies of personal protective equipment were being sent, and if Gibraltar needed extra essential health care staff the UK would consider what it could do in the way of support.

He ended by expressing his personal thanks.