news from the island

Thursday March 1, 2018News

SAND STORM Playa Grande Lashed By Waves And Wind

Playa Grande in Puerto del Carmen has been battered by stormy weather resulting in a significant loss of sand....

Wednesday February 28, 2018News

HOME RULE New Rental Regs Under Discussion

New regulations for holiday rental properties are on the horizon, after the presentation of a recent study into the market....

Wednesday February 28, 2018News

TRAVEL ADVISORY Storms Create More Airport Delays

High winds and rain are creating yet more travel chaos at Arrecife airport this morning, causing delays for both inbound and outbound flights....

Tuesday February 27, 2018News

WEATHER WARNING High Winds Forecast For Wednesday

As the UK struggles with the Beast From The East the Canaries are braced for the Pest From The West, with storm conditions forecast for tomorrow.....

Tuesday February 27, 2018News

AIR FARCE Lanzarote Tourists Revolt At 48 Hour Delays

Tourists delayed for up to 48 hours at airports in the Canaries by the storm last Sunday have reacted angrily to the lack of information and assistance....