news from the island

Friday February 28, 2020News

ALL CLEAR No Coronavirus Cases On Lanzarote

Lanzarote remains a Coronavirus free zone after yesterday’s test on a young male proved negative….

Thursday February 27, 2020News

GOING VIRAL First Case of Coronavirus on Lanzarote?

Local health officials believe that they may have identified the first case of Coronavirus here on Lanzarote…..but the test results are not in yet…

Thursday January 23, 2020News

SEAT NUMBERS Foreign Tourist Arrivals Drop In December

The number of tourists flying into Lanzarote from countries outside Spain fell by 4.4% last month, with British arrivals down by 2.6%...

Friday January 10, 2020News

TAKE OFF Ryanair Close Canary Island Bases

Ryanair closed their bases in the Canary Islands earlier this week, resulting in the loss of 58 jobs here on Lanzarote and the closure of five routes.

Thursday December 12, 2019News

AIR PRESSURE Brexit Bites British Arrivals

The number of British tourists visiting Lanzarote fell by 10% during November, as Boris Johnson's bungled Brexit deadline buffeted confidence...