news from the island

Tuesday March 12, 2013News

Temporary Victory Against Oil Prospecting

The Supreme Court has called a temporary halt to any further exploratory searches for oil in Canarian waters.

Thursday March 7, 2013News

New Museum of Archaeology Proposed

A new Museum of Archaeology for Arrecife may face indefinite delays due to funding difficulties.

Wednesday March 6, 2013News

Lanzarote Stars in Pull and Bear Photoshoot

Lanzarote's dramatic landscapes star in the latest photoshoot to be staged on Lanzarote as Pull and Bear gear up to launch their Spring Summer 2013 collection...

Monday March 4, 2013News

High Winds and Rain Lash Lanzarote

The emergency services have their hands full on Lanzarote today as high winds and rain have lashed the Canaries over the last 24hrs.

Monday February 25, 2013News

Rare Whale Species Spotted Off Lanzarote

A rare aquatic species - the True beaked whale - has been spotted just 10 kilometres off the coast of Lanzarote...