news from the island

Thursday April 7, 2016News

WAKEY WAKEY Spain Says Adios To The Siesta?

One of Spain´s longest standing and best known cultural practices, the siesta, is under threat. As the country´s current Prime Minister plans a switch to a 9am to 5pm working day....

Tuesday April 5, 2016News

SUB STANDARD Local Dive School in Deep Water

A dive school in Puerto del Carmen that has been operating without the correct accreditation for years is now in deep water with local authorities.......

Tuesday March 29, 2016News

UNDER WORLD Thieves Raid Jameos Del Agua Box Office

Thieves have stolen at least 70,000 euros after raiding the box office at the Jameos del Agua last Sunday morning....

Monday March 28, 2016News

DOUBLE TROUBLE Another Prime Minister Holidays On Lanzarote

Just when you thought you'd had enough of visiting politicians yet another Prime Minister turns up on the sunbeds....

Thursday March 24, 2016News

QUAD WRANGLE Yaiza Applies Brakes To Buggy Tours

Quad Bike tours and rentals may soon have their movements restricted in the south of the island as the local council seeks to apply the brakes...

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