news from the island

Tuesday May 14, 2013News

230 Plus Properties Denied Tourist Licences

Local authorities have just rejected applications for official tourist licences from over 230 villa and apartment owners....

Friday May 10, 2013News

Over 3,500 Empty Houses on Lanzarote

A new study reveals that there are over 3,500 empty houses on Lanzarote that cannot be sold or rented.

Tuesday May 7, 2013News

Eco Honey Launches on Lanzarote

The popularity of organic food stuffs has led a group of agriculturalists to launch a new ecological product on Lanzarote, in the form of honey.

Wednesday May 1, 2013News

Canaries Stand Firm Against Oil Prospecting

The Canarian Government alongside the Governments of Lanzarote and Fuerteventura reaffirmed their opposition to prospecting for oil at a press conference on Monday this week.

Wednesday April 24, 2013News

New Manrique Wind Toy For Tias

An agreement to erect a new Manrique designed wind toy in Tias has been reached, with the announcement coinciding with the artist's birthday on April 24th 1919...