news from the island

Monday February 26, 2018News

DOUBLE TRAVEL Weather Causes Travel Chaos

A storm in the Canary Islands, combined with a major freeze in the UK has created travel chaos for tourists in both Lanzarote and Britain....

Friday February 23, 2018News

WEATHER WARNING High Winds And Rain Forecast For Weekend

Unusually cold and wet weather on Lanzarote looks set to return this weekend as AEMET has issued a yellow warning for this coming Sunday....

Monday February 19, 2018News

CABIN FEVER Pilot Sickness Forces Touchdown In Lisbon

A Jet2 flight from Lanzarote to Birmingham was forced to make an unscheduled stop in Lisbon over the weekend....

Tuesday February 13, 2018News

CHEQUE IN Hotel Investments Soar In Canaries

The Canaries attracted record levels of interest from hotel investors last year, as the islands accounted for over 900 million euros of incoming funds....

Wednesday February 7, 2018News

REEL BENEFITS Film Makers Flock To Canaries

Film makers flocked to the Canaries last year, generating a thousand jobs and 30 million euros in direct investment in the process....