news from the island

Friday February 26, 2016News

NUMBERS GAME Local Tourist Spending Falls Despite Market Growth

On-island tourist spending remains well below pre-crisis levels, despite the overall growth of Lanzarote's tourist industry last year....

Tuesday February 23, 2016News

MAKING WAVES WWF Lobbies For Whale Sanctuary Off Lanzarote

The World Wildlife Fund are pressing for the creation of a whale and dolphin sanctuary in the waters that lie between Lanzarote and Fuerteventura...

Tuesday February 23, 2016News

PROP UP House Prices Rise In The Canaries

Property values are on the up in the Canaries, according to the latest data just released by TINSA, Spain’s leading market evaluation agency...

Friday February 19, 2016News

WEATHER WOES Grey Skies, Rain and Even Hail?

The weather on Lanzarote has taken a real dip over the last few days, with temperatures dropping in the north to as low as nine degrees celsius....

Thursday February 18, 2016News

CHEESED OFF Local Dairy Linked To Salmonella Outbreak

A total of 31 people on Lanzarote have been affected by a salmonella outbreak over the last two weeks....

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