news from the island

Tuesday December 11, 2012News

Plans To Commercialise Papagyao Create Political Row

A political row is brewing in the south of the island as the local council plans to press ahead with the siting of sun loungers and umbrellas on one of Lanzarote's most unspoilt beaches...

Tuesday November 27, 2012News

Floods Hit Lanzarote

The heavy rainfall yesterday has left parts of Arrecife, Lanzarote’s capital, inaccessible and as many as forty families had to be evacuated from their homes.

Friday November 23, 2012News

Lanzarote Tourist Arrivals Fall by 6.6% in October

Tourist arrivals on Lanzarote fell by 6.6% last month, largely as a result of a sharp decline in passenger numbers from the Spanish mainland.

Monday November 12, 2012News

General Strike Threatens Possible Delays & Closures

The General Strike taking place across Southern Europe this Wednesday November 14th could impact upon services across Lanzarote.....

Tuesday November 6, 2012News

British Airways Unveil Twice Weekly Flights To Lanzarote

British Airways will be operating direct flights twice weekly to Lanzarote from Gatwick Airport, starting from early next summer....

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