Ten facts you need to know about Gibraltar
To celebrate Gibraltar's National Day on September 10th, The Local takes a look at ten little-known facts about Spain's tiny neighbour.
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John Lennon and Yoko Ono got married in Gibraltar in 1969 as it was the only place where they could tie the knot at short notice. The whole event was documented in Lennon's song The Ballad Of John And Yoko. In 1999, to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the wedding, Gibraltar issued postage stamps of the couple standing on the airport runway in front of the famous rock, holding their marriage certificate.