news from the island

Monday June 15, 2015News

Church Plans Ban On Tourist Weddings

An unholy row is brewing thanks to plans just announced by the Bishop of the Canaries to ban tourist weddings in churches on Lanzarote.....

Tuesday June 9, 2015News

Empty The Tanks Protest Makes Splash At Rancho Texas

Plans for a new sea life attraction at Rancho Texas attracted the attention of local protestors last week as part of a worldwide day of action.....

Thursday June 4, 2015News

Spanish Air Traffic Controllers Strike Threatens Serious Travel Disruption

Next week's partial walkout by Spain's air traffic controllers is expected to cause serious travel disruption for tourists....

Thursday May 28, 2015News

César Rides Again – CICAR Revive Manrique Art Car Design

Mobile Manrique artworks will be taking to the roads this weekend to mark the celebrations for Dia de Canarias....

Friday May 15, 2015News

Scorchio! - Lanzarote Spain's Hottest Spot As Heatwave Continues

Lanzarote was officially the hottest spot in Spain this week as the mercury rose to a record breaking 42.4 degrees Celsius here on Wednesday...

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