news from the island

Thursday October 15, 2015News

HOLIDAY FROM HULL Humberside Family Endure ‘Nightmare’ Break

A Hull based family endured the holiday from hell in August, as their four star hotel, The Lanzarote Palm, was still a building site....

Wednesday October 14, 2015News

BAD BREAKS No Holiday For One in Four Britons

The number of Britons making do without a holiday at home or abroad has more than doubled since 2011, according to ABTA's latest annual report...

Tuesday October 13, 2015News

LEFT LUGGAGE Baggage Handlers Plan Strike Action

Baggage handlers at Lanzarote’s international airport have announced their intention to take strike action over the coming weeks....

Thursday October 8, 2015News

HOLIDAY PAY Balearics Back Tourist Tax

In a move that could have implications for the Canaries, visitors to the Balearics will be charged a tax of £1.50 per day next year....

Tuesday October 6, 2015News

BUST UP Premier Holidays Out Of Business

Tourists who have booked a break on the island with locally based Premier Holidays (Canaries Ltd) could now face a battle to recover their deposits.....