news from the island

Saturday September 16, 2017News

AIR FARCE Ryanair Cancel Flights - So Their Staff Can Take Holidays

Ryanair are cancelling hundreds of flights at no more than 24 hours notice in order to accommodate more leave for their staff.....

Tuesday September 12, 2017News

LANGUAGE BARRIER Spanish Pilots Must Speak English

Spanish air traffic controllers and pilots using Lanzarote's airport will be forced to communicate in English only from October 12th onwards....

Tuesday September 12, 2017News

HOLD UP Carry On Charging At Ryanair

Ryanair, the largest volume carrier of tourists to Lanzarote, will now be charging passengers who carry on luggage for storage in overhead lockers....

Tuesday September 5, 2017News

OPEN DOORS Tourist Attraction Strike Suspended

The strike by workers at Lanzarote´s Centres of Art, Culture and Tourism has been suspended - and all of the island´s key visitor attractions are now open...

Friday September 1, 2017News

BAD TRIP Tour Ops Take Alt Route As Strike Bites

As the strike at Lanzarote´s main tourist attractions continues tour and excursion operators are now rolling out alternative route plans....